Sofia vies to host 2024 Winter Youth Olympics

Stefka Kostadinova, President of the Bulgarian Olympic Committee has met with the President of the International Olympic Committee, IOC, Thomas Bach, to discuss Bulgaria’s bid to host the 2024 Winter Youth Olympics. Stefka..

published on 6/14/19 6:49 PM

Bulgarian football team loses by 2-3 to Kosovo in Euro qualifier

Bulgaria’s national football team lost at home to Kosovo by 2-3. This is the 4 th match in a row without a win for the Bulgarian side. The team of Kosovo took the lead and Bulgaria equalized at the end of the first half. In the 55 th minute..

published on 6/11/19 10:12 AM

Bulgaria second at EUBC Junior European Boxing Championships

Bulgaria came second in the medals ranking at the EUBC Junior European Boxing Championships in Galati, Romania. The Bulgarian team won 3 gold medals (women), and one silver and one bronze medals (men).  William Cholov (70 kgs.),..

published on 6/3/19 10:58 AM
Grigor Dimitrov

Grigor Dimitrov drops out of Roland-Garros

Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov dropped out of the French Open after losing to Stan Wawrinka, Switzerland, in three sets - 7-6 (5), 7-6 (4), 7-6 (8). In a match for a place in the quarterfinals, Wawrinka will be playing versus..

published on 6/3/19 10:03 AM

Grigor Dimitrov qualifies for third round of Roland Garros

Bulgaria’s best tennis player Grigor Dimitrov scored a difficult victory 6-7 (3), 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-3 over Croatian No. 11 seed Marin Cilic and qualified for the third round of Roland Garros tennis tournament. Dimitrov will play for the fourth..

published on 5/30/19 10:19 AM
Ventseslav Evtimov

Founder of yoga movement in Bulgaria Ventseslav Evtimov passed away

Today, the followers of yoga in Bulgaria said last farewell to Ventseslav Evtimov, the founder of the yoga movement in this country, who passed away on May 25 at the age of 87. By profession he was an electric engineer. After being diagnosed with many..

published on 5/27/19 3:31 PM

Dimitrov starts Roland Garros with difficult victory

The best Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov has started this year’s Roland Garros with a tough victory over Serbian Janko Tipsarević in five sets (6: 3, 6: 0, 3: 6, 6: 7). In the second round of the French Open, the Bulgarian will play against..

published on 5/26/19 5:23 PM

Ivet Lalova-Collio goes to fifth Olympics after record at Osaka tournament

Bulgarian athlete Ivet Lalova-Collio once again brought joy to her supporters with a great start of the new season. She won the 200-meter event of the Seiko Golden Prix in Osaka, finishing for 22.55 seconds. This record-breaking result for the..

published on 5/25/19 9:50 AM

Krasimir Georgiev successfully completes ultramarathon from Black Sea to Adriatic Sea

Bulgarian ultramarathon runner Krasimir Georgiev has successfully completed the challenge of running 1,200 kilometres from the Black to the Adriatic Sea. Georgiev started the run on 8 May, passing through Bourgas, Plovdiv, Sofia, the North..

published on 5/23/19 5:55 PM

Bulgarian rhythmic gymnastics team – third at the European Championships in Baku

At the European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships in Baku Boryana Kaleyn, Bulgaria won bronze medals with the ribbon and the ball on Sunday. On the previous day the Bulgarian team – Katrin Taseva, Neviana Vladinova and Boryana Kaleyn, and the..

published on 5/20/19 9:49 AM