Daniel Ivanov-Aoiyama defeats Takekadze, continues in sumo tournament in Nagoya

Daniel Ivanov-Aoiyama continues with his winning streak at the July sumo tournament in Nagoya after winning versus maegashira Takekadze one day before the end of the tournament. This means he still has a shot at the cup, after improving his..

published on 7/22/17 1:36 PM

Ruzhdi Ruzhdi breaks world record, world champ again

Bulgaria’s Olympic champion in the shot put discipline from the 2016 Paralympic games in Rio won the top prize at the World Para Athletics Championships in London, setting a new world record in the shot put – 12.47 m. Thus Bulgaria now has two medals..

published on 7/21/17 5:10 PM

Levski loses, drops out of Europa League qualifiers, Botev ploughs ahead

PFC Levski has ended its participation in this year’s European club tournaments after losing to Hajduk in the second Europa League qualifying round and with a net result of 1-3 has dropped out of the race. At the same time Botev, Plovdiv..

published on 7/21/17 9:35 AM

Wave of best times at World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv

In the heats today at the 2017 World Rowing Under 23 Championships underway in Plovdiv, Southern Bulgaria, eight best times (unofficial world records) have fallen. From the very start women’s eight heats saw impressive performances, and the US team..

published on 7/20/17 4:44 PM

Croatian police detains 18 Bulgarian football fans

18 Bulgarian citizens, supporters of Levski FC, were detained in the Zadar police station in Croatia to give written testimony in connection with setting of a Bulgarian-registered car in fire and a series of clashes with fans of Hajduk, Split. The..

published on 7/13/17 2:30 PM

Grigor Dimitrov drops out of Wimbledon

Bulgaria’s best tennis player Grigor Dimitrov lost to Roger Federer at the round of sixteen of Wimbledon 2017 tennis tournament. Dimitrov dropped out of Wimbledon after suffering a 3:0 defeat (4:6; 2:6; 4:6) by the Swiss tennis player in a match that..

published on 7/11/17 9:37 AM

Grigor Dimitrov qualifies for eighth finals at Wimbledon

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov has qualified for the eighth finals of the Wimbledon Grand Slam tennis tournament. Dimitrov took the lead by 6-1, 6-1 when his opponent Dudi Sela abandoned the game in the third set because of an injury.  The..

published on 7/8/17 5:47 PM

Aleksandrina Naydenova wins doubles title in tennis tornament in Spain

Aleksandrina Naydenova won the doubles title in the clay court tennis tournament in Hecho, Spain with USD 25,000 in prize money. In tandem with Andrea Gamiz, Venezuela, Naydenova won the finals by 6-2 and 6-4 versus Aliona Bolsova and Lucia..

published on 7/8/17 1:26 PM

Viktoriya Tomova qualifies for semifinals of tennis tournament in Rome

Bulgaria's Viktoriya Tomova has qualified for the semifinals of the tennis tournament in Rome with prize money USD 60,000. The Bulgarian player won versus Martina Trevisan, Italy by 6-4, 4-6, 6-2. To compete in the finals, Tomova will be..

published on 7/8/17 10:27 AM

Bulgaria with three finalists at EUBC

Bulgaria will have three participants in the final matches of the EUBC European Women’s Youth & Junior Championships (age 18) and these are: Emmie-Marie Todorova (48 kg), Goryana Stoeva (51 kg) and Aslahan Mehmedova (64 kg). Goryana Stoeva..

published on 7/7/17 11:08 AM