Vensan Kirkorov (L) and Rami Kiwan (R)

Bulgarian boxers earn 3 titles at international boxing tournament in Kosovo

Bulgaria won 3 titles at the International Boxing Tournament Adem Jashari in Pristina, Kosovo. Vensan Kirkorov (64kg), Rami Kiwan (75kg) and Kristian Nikolov (81kg) earned gold medals. Boxers from Albania, the Czech Republic, Poland, Serbia, Bosnia and..

published on 11/19/19 3:13 PM

Bulgaria ends longest winless streak with victory over Czech Republic

Bulgaria’s national football team defeated 1:0 the Czech Republic in the last match of the Euro 2020 football qualifiers played in Sofia. Thus, Bulgaria’s national team scored its first victory in over one year. Bulgaria finished 4 th in its group..

published on 11/18/19 9:36 AM

Ivet Lalova voted Bulgaria’s athlete of the year for the fifth time

Thirty five year old Bulgarian athlete Ivet Lalova-Collio was voted Bulgaria’s athlete of 2019 in the traditional survey of Atletika magazine. This is Lalova’s fifth recognition. She was also voted Bulgaria’s athlete of 2004, 2005, 2008 and 2012. Ivet..

published on 11/12/19 4:21 PM

Bulgarian Basketball Federation celebrates centennial anniversary

The 100 th anniversary of the Bulgarian Basketball Federation was marked in Sofia with an official ceremony. In an address the Ministry of Youth and Sports emphasizes the contribution of the federation to the process of turning basketball into..

published on 11/12/19 10:59 AM

Bulgaria wins team title at Balkan Cross Country Championship

Yolo Nikolov won silver medal at the Balkan Cross Country Championship in Berane (Montenegro). Nikolov stopped the clock at 30:26 minutes at the 10 kilometer discipline. Mitko Tsenov placed 6 th (30:34 minutes) and Stoyan Vladkov finished 7 th . He..

published on 11/11/19 10:36 AM

Ekaterina Stratieva wins third trophy of FIA European Rally Championship

Bulgaria’s athlete Ekaterina Stratieva won the ERC Ladies trophy of the European Rally Championship for the third time. Stratieva won the trophy after her successful performance together with her navigator Georgi Avramov at Rally Hungary- the last..

published on 11/11/19 9:41 AM

Grigor Dimitrov will be captain of Bulgaria at ATP Cup

Bulgaria’s best tennis player Grigor Dimitrov announced at a press conference that he will be the captain of the Bulagrian tennis team at the forthcoming ATP Cup which begins on January 3, 2020 in Australia. Dimitrov has not yet invited tennis players..

published on 11/8/19 12:57 PM

Ludogorets remains second in its group despite heavy defeat to Espanyol

Bulgaria’s football team Ludogorets lost 0:6 to Espanyol in a match of the fourth round of the Europa League group stage played in Barcelona. In the other match of the same group, Ferencvaros drew 0:0 with CSKA Moscow. Thus, despite the heavy defeat,..

published on 11/8/19 10:30 AM

Grigor Dimitrov qualifies for Paris tournament semi-final

The best Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov has qualified  for the semifinals of the ATP Masters 1000 event - an indoor tennis tournament in Paris. Dimitrov downed Chilean Cristian Garin   6-2, 7-5 in 89 minutes on the central court at the AccorHotels..

published on 11/1/19 5:37 PM

Grigor Dimitrov qualifies for Masters Tournament quarterfinals in Paris for the first time

The best Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov has qualified for the first time in his career for the quarterfinals of the Masters series on hard courts in the French capital Paris with a prize fund of 5.21 million euros. Dimitrov eliminated in..

published on 10/31/19 6:02 PM