Today Yordanka Blagoeva, the first Bulgarian to have set a world record in athletics, 194 cm in the high jump (1972), celebrates her 70 th birthday. Yordanka Blagoeva is holder of two Olympic medals – a silver one from Munich 1972 , and a bronze..
In the second round of Australian Open, Bulgaria’s top tennis player Grigor Dimitrov defeated Korean Hyeon Chung 1:6, 6:4, 6:4, 6:4 and for a fourth year running qualified for the tournament’s third round. Dimitrov’s next match is versus No. 18..
Best Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov kicked off his Australian Open participation with an expected victory. Placed under No 15, he won 7:6 (2), 6:3, 6:3 versus No 231 in the ATP rankings - Australian Christopher O’Connell. In the second round..
Bulgaria has won a third medal from the 2012 Olympic Games in London. Female weightlifter Milka Maneva will get the bronze in the 63 kg category after a few athletes have tested positive in the second wave of doping retests from the Beijing..
Bulgaria’s top tennis player Grigor Dimitrov now officially ranks 15 th in the rankings of ATP (Men’s Professional Tennis) after on Sunday at the Brisbane tournament in Australia he defeated the world’s No. 5 Kei Nishikori 6:2, 2:6, 6:3. This is the..
Grigor Dimitrov started 2017 with a title from the ATP World Tour. The best Bulgarian tennis player won 6:2, 2:6, 6:3 against Kei Nishikori at the Brisbane International final. The Bulgarian won 6:2 the first set against his Japanese opponent but lost..
Best Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov is going to play at the final of the Brisbane International tournament in Australia. The Bulgarian won 7:6; 6:2 versus No 3 in the world rankings – Milos Raonic from Canada. Tomorrow Dimitrov will face No..
Bulgaria’s best tennis player Grigor Dimitrov qualified for the semifinals of the Brisbane International tennis tournament, Australia. Dimitrov defeated 6:3; 4:6; 6:3 Dominic Thiem (Austria) at the quarterfinals. In 2016 Grigor Dimitrov dropped out of..
Bulgaria’s best tennis player Grigor Dimitrov qualified for the third round of the Brisbane tennis tournament, Australia. In the second round Dimitrov defeated Nicolas Mahut (France) by 6:2; 6:4. Grigor Dimitrov will face at the quarterfinals Dominic..
Former chess world champion Veselin Topalov is not going to take part in tournaments of the World Chess Federation (FIDE) and the European Chess Union (ECU) unless the leaderships of the two organizations have been replaced. The ultimatum has been put..