Bulgaria’s athlete Boyan Lefterov wins gold and bronze at European Masters Athletics Championships

Bulgaria’s athlete Boyan Lefterov won gold medal at the 10,000 meters discipline at the European Masters Athletics Championships in Venice, Italy. He stopped the clock at 37:59.42 minutes at the M65 event. One day earlier, Lefterov took part at the..

published on 9/9/19 4:41 PM

Grigor Dimitrov is back in top 25

Bulgaria’s best tennis player Grigor Dimitrov climbed 53 positions in the ATP ranking and ranks 25 th with a total of 1,432 points. Dimitrov’s huge progress in the world tennis ranking is due to his successful performance at the US Open tournament..

published on 9/9/19 1:53 PM

Bulgarian wheelchair basketball team has attracted many fans with its first big victory

"The Bulgarian national wheelchair basketball team has existed for two years and is a natural continuation in the development of this sport in Bulgaria," Coach Vladimir Iskrov says. He graduated from the National Sports Academy in 2009 with a..

published on 9/7/19 8:00 AM

Relay marathon Ekiden to be held on Unification Day of Bulgaria

On September 6, fans of running around the country will be able to compete along the central boulevards of Sofia in the fifth relay Sofia Ekiden Marathon. The start is at 9 am in front of the National Stadium "Vasil Levski" in the capital city of Sofia...

published on 9/5/19 4:20 PM

Bulgarian boxer Daisy Lang receives another worldwide recognition

The three-time world boxing champion Bulgarian Desislava Kirova, also known as Daisy Lang received another worldwide recognition at an official ceremony at the San Francisco Hall of Fame, USA. She was honored as the first Bulgarian who became European..

published on 9/4/19 2:33 PM

Grigor Dimitrov qualifies for US Open semifinals after victory against Federer

Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov has achieved one of the biggest triumphs in his career, defeating Roger Federer in five sets, winning 6-3, 4-6, 6-3, 4-6, 2-6 in the 1/4 finals of the US Open. In order to reach a place in the final, Dimitrov will first..

published on 9/4/19 9:40 AM
Ivet Lalova-Collio

Balkan titles for Ivet Lalova-Collio and Tihomir Ivanov

Tihomir Ivanov, champion at this year’s Summer Universiade in Italy, won a title in the high jump at the Balkan athletics championship in the Bulgarian town of Pravets, clearing 2.27 metres. Sprinter Ivet Lalova-Collio won the 100 metres..

published on 9/3/19 2:33 PM

Katrin Gemkova becomes ITF Taekwon-Do World Champion

European Champion for 2018 and 2019 Katrin Gemkova became World Junior Champion in the sparring discipline of the 21st ITF Taekwon-Do World Championship held in Plovdiv. On her way to the title, Gemkova overcame rivals from Korea, Russia, Greece..

published on 9/2/19 5:59 PM

17-year-old chess player Gabriela Antova grabs International Master title for men

17-year-old chess player Gabriela Antova has reached her second grandmaster title for women and her first International Master title for men. This has happened at the 21st Sants Open chess tournament in Spain, in competition with 346 players from..

updated on 9/2/19 4:23 PM

Grigor Dimitrov qualifies for US Open quarterfinals

Bulgaria’s no. 1 in men's tennis Grigor Dimitrov qualified for the quarter finals of the US Open for the first time in his career. In a match from the fourth round, Dimitrov won versus Alex de Minaur, Australia by 7-5, 6-3, 6-4. In the..

published on 9/2/19 10:08 AM