Two Bulgarians with gold from Mixed Martial Arts World Championship, Bahrain

Two Bulgarian competitors won gold medals at the Mixed Martial Arts World Championship, held in Bahrain. Delyan Georgiev took the gold in the up to 65.8 kg category, after having won with 2:1 votes of the judges versus Joel Arolainen from Finland...

published on 11/20/17 2:05 PM

Petar Belberov wins gold in Tampere

Bulgaria’s national boxing contestant Petar Belberov won gold at the International Tammer Tournament, held in the Finnish city of Tampere on November 16 – 19. Besides the first position in the over 91 kg category, Berberov also took the best fighter cup..

published on 11/20/17 1:39 PM

Grigor Dimitrov beats David Goffin, wins ATP title in London

Grigor Dimitrov claimed the biggest victory in his career, triumphing at the last ATP tournament for the season in London, with USD 8 million in prize money.   Number 6 seeded Grigor Dimitrov won a hard-fought victory versus David Goffin,..

published on 11/19/17 11:16 PM

Grigor Dimitrov reaches ATP finals in London, will end 2017 as world No. 3

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov has qualified for the ATP finals in London after defeating Jack Sock, USA 4-6,6-0,6-3  in a 1 hour 59 minute semi-finals match at the 02 Arena in London, in front of hundreds of fans who had come from Bulgaria to watch the..

published on 11/19/17 6:11 AM

Grigor Dimitrov with 3rd victory in London

Best Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov scored a 3 rd victory at the London-held ATP final round-robin match. Dimitrov won 6:1; 6:1 versus Spanish Pablo Carreno Busta in in the course of an hour only. That has been the fastest victory since the..

published on 11/18/17 2:48 AM

Silver medal for Bulgaria at Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships in Sofia

Sisters Mariela Peneva and Hristina Peneva won the silver in the synchronized trampoline event for girls aged 17-21 at the junior Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships that started in Sofia today. The Bulgarian trampolinists remained..

published on 11/17/17 4:44 PM

Grigor Dimitrov qualifies for semifinals in London

Grigor Dimitrov qualifies for the semifinals in the final ATP finals in London. He scored a second pure victory in the Pete Samprass group after 6:0, 6:2 against #7 David Goffen from Belgium. With his victory in the second round in his group and  with the..

published on 11/15/17 7:07 PM
Emilia Grueva (second from left)

Bulgarian at the helm of world women’s boxing

The only woman member of the Bulgarian Boxing Federation, Emilia Grueva, has been elected Chairperson of the Women’s Commission at the International Boxing Association. Taking this post Grueva has also become member of the Executive..

published on 11/15/17 9:55 AM

Grigor Dimitrov starts with victory in London

Grigor Dimitrov registered his first victory in the final tournament of the men's tennis association.In the Pete Sampras group Bulgaria's top tennis player won with 6:3, 5:7 and 7:5 over Dominic Thiem, Austria. The Bulgarian reached this victory within 2..

published on 11/14/17 6:55 AM

Bulgaria adjudged world school football title

The team from the St. Kliment Ohridski secondary school in Lovech which came second in the World School Football championship in 2016, has been adjudged the world title after the international federation disqualified the team from Turkey. The..

published on 11/8/17 4:07 PM