69th edition of Strandzha International Boxing Tournament has started

A total of 27 boxers (14 men and 13 women) will be representing Bulgaria in the 69th edition of the oldest international boxing tournament in Europe – “Strandzha Cup.” The tournament opens today 6 pm and would continue until February 25th...

published on 2/19/18 5:20 PM

Bulgarian rhythmic gymnasts snatch seven medals in Moscow

At the rhythmic gymnastics tournament from the Grand Prix series in Moscow and the accompanying international tournament the Bulgarian girls won seven medals.   In the group competition, the Bulgarian team ended second in the all-around and at the..

published on 2/19/18 1:41 PM

Grigor Dimitrov qualifies for Rotterdam tournament semifinals

For the second time since 2013, Bulgaria’s top tennis player Grigor Dimitrov has qualified for the semifinals of the indoor hard-court tennis tournament in the Dutch city of Rotterdam with a prize fund worth EUR 2 million. The No. 2 seed..

published on 2/16/18 4:29 PM

Mihail Ganev with bronze from Euro 2017 following Russian athlete positive doping test

The world champion from 2010 Miahil Ganev will receive a bronze medal from the European Wrestling Championships held in Novi Sad in 2017 where he ranked fifth. The silver medalist in his category (97 kg, freestyle wrestling) Anzor Boltukaev..

published on 2/16/18 4:17 PM

Alexandra Jekova 6th in snowboarding at Winter Olympics

Best Bulgarian snowboarder Alexandra Jekova reached in a brilliant manner the finals of the snowboard cross discipline at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, but couldn’t get to the medals and ended up 6 th . Jekova’s achievement is the best one so..

published on 2/16/18 12:31 PM

Milan wins 3:0 vs Ludogorets in Razgrad

Bulgaria’s champ Ludogorets lost 0:3 the match with Milan which it hosted in Razgrad at the round of 32 finals, UEFA Europa League. Thus the Italian grand practically guaranteed itself with continuing through the next phase of the tournament. The..

published on 2/16/18 11:56 AM

Bad weather won’t prevent good Ludogorets – Milan game

Bulgaria’s football champ Ludogorets receives in Razgrad the Italian grand Milan. Upon their arrival to the small town last night the Italians were unpleasantly surprised by low air temperatures and snowfall, but the Ludogorets management declared that..

published on 2/15/18 12:09 PM

Dimitrov battles past Sugita, faces Krajinovic in Rotterdam

In a match from the first round of the Rotterdam Opener Grigor Dimitrov won 6:4, 7:6(5) vs Yuichi Sugita from Japan. In the second round the top Bulgarian tennis player faces Filip Krajinovic from Serbia. The two have had a total of three matches,..

published on 2/15/18 12:02 PM

Bosnian Mirza Bašić wins ATP tournament in Sofia

Bosnian Mirza Bašić won 7-6 (6), 6-7 (4), 6-4 vs. Romanian Marius Copil and a first ATP title in his career in a challenging final match of the DIEMA XTRA Sofia Open tennis tournament. Thus as of today the 26-year-old Sarajevo competitor enters Top 100..

published on 2/12/18 9:14 AM
Ekaterina Dafovska

What do we call Bulgarian success at winter Olympics?

Different things can be said about the Bulgarian participation at winter Olympics. For instance – we don’t have such great successes as other nations that seem to be subscribed for medals. On the other hand, our achievements are not that small,..

published on 2/9/18 2:06 PM