32 medals for Bulgaria at European Taekwon-Do Championships in Italy

The Bulgarian Taekwon-Do team has won 32 medals - 10 gold, 9 silver and 13 bronze, e European Taekwon-Do ITF Championships in Italy. The tournament, which included all age groups and disciplines, was attended by a record number of athletes - 867..

published on 4/8/19 3:19 PM

Bulgaria wins five medals at rhythmic gymnastics world cup in Pesaro, Italy

The Bulgarian rhythmic gymnastics team won the gold medal in the three rings and two pairs of clubs  finals in the first rhythmic gymnastics world cup for the year in Pesaro, Italy. Second comes Ukraine, and third – Israel. This was the..

published on 4/8/19 9:48 AM

Meeting of Balkan countries over bid for hosting Euro 2028 and 2030 World Cup

A working meeting has been held in Belgrade over the joint bid of Bulgaria, Greece, Romania and Serbia for hosting World Cup 2030 and Euro 2028. The four football federations have reported they had discussed concrete steps for implementing the..

published on 4/5/19 5:44 PM

Californian State Athletic Commission temporarily suspends Kubrat Pulev’s license

The license of Bulgaria’s best professional heavyweight boxer Kubrat Pulev in California was temporarily suspended. Pulev will be required to appear before the Californian State Athletic Commission to explain his actions surrounding his behavior during..

published on 3/29/19 11:19 AM

Atanas Golomeev becomes member of FIBA Hall of Fame

Legendary Bulgarian basketball player Atanas Golomeev will become member of the FIBA ​​Hall of Fame, the international federation has announced. His election coincides with the anniversary of organized basketball in Bulgaria. The ceremony will take..

published on 3/28/19 5:20 PM

Daniel Asenov: I believe in success because of my boxing style

21-year-old Daniel Asenov was born in the Bulgarian village of Kukorevo, near Yambol. This month he won his sixth European boxing title –this time from the U22 European Boxing Championships Vladikavkaz 2019 in Russia. His younger brother, Boyan,..

published on 3/28/19 10:23 AM
Valentin Andreev

Valentin Andreev tops world rank list in hammer throw

Vice champion in hammer throw at the Youth Olympics and the 2018 European under 18 championship Valentin Andreev topped the world rank list after his participation in the competition in Greece on 23 March. 17-year old Andreev threw 77.80 m...

published on 3/25/19 2:34 PM
Alexandra Feigin

Alexandra Feigin with 17th place at the World Figure Skating Championships

Alexandra Feigin reached 17 th position in the final standings, women, at the World Figure Skating Championships in Saitama, Japan, a historic achievement for Bulgaria’s female figure skaters. This is a debut for 16-year old Feigin, who is..

published on 3/22/19 3:31 PM

19 medals for Bulgaria at World Special Olympics

The Bulgarian team won 19 medals at the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi. The country was represented by 18 athletes with intellectual disabilities aged 14 to 42. Four gold medals went to Vanya Ivanova, Iliana Tsvetanova, Tsvetelina..

published on 3/21/19 4:56 PM

Figure skater Alexandra Feigin with best result for Bulgaria for quarter of a century

Alexandra Feigin has achieved great success at the World Ice Skating Championships in Saitama (Japan). The 16-year-old Bulgarian talent showed very good performance and earned 56.69 points, placing her 20th in the short program at her debut at such..

published on 3/20/19 6:40 PM