Bulgaria, Serbia, Greece and Romania with joint bid to host UEFA Euro 2028

By the end of the year we shall propose to the governments of Bulgaria, Serbia, Greece and Romania to officially make a joint bid to host the UEFA Euro 2028 or the FIFA World Cup 2030, said Bulgarian Minister of Sports Krasen Kralev after a meeting..

published on 2/25/19 2:48 PM

France’s Alexis Pinturault wins Alpine Combined in Bansko

Alexis Pinturault of France won the men's Alpine Combined event and the crystal globe at the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup in the Bulgarian mountain resort of Bansko. He finished the combined with an overall time of 1:55.55 minutes. Pinturault, who..

published on 2/22/19 5:52 PM

Culinary records prepared in Bansko on occasion of World Ski Cup 2019

The mayor of Bansko Georgi Ikonomov will cook the biggest kapama (local meat and vegetable stew) on the central town square especially for the World Ski Cup Bansko 2019. Mayor Ikonomov will prepare the tasty meal on February 23 with the help..

published on 2/22/19 10:10 AM

Krasimir Anev wins gold at Biathlon European Championships in Minsk

Krasimir Anev won the title in the Men’s 20 kilometers individual event at the Biathlon European Championships in Minsk (Belarus). The Bulgarian athlete missed only one target and covered the distance in 53.18.1 minutes, BTA informs. 

published on 2/20/19 4:56 PM

Boxer Daniel Asenov wins champion’s title at Strandzha tournament

The winner of the Strandzha Cup for 2017 and five-time European champion Daniel Asenov has won the men’s finals in the 52kg category of the 70th edition of the international boxing tournament Strandzha Cup in Sofia. Asenov defeated Uzbekistan boxer..

published on 2/19/19 7:02 PM

Boxer Stanimira Petrova grabs her third Strandzha Cup

World and two-time European champion Stanimira Petrova has won the women’s finals in the 57 kg category of the 70th edition of the oldest international boxing tournament in Europe – Strandzha Cup. At the tournament in Sofia, the Bulgarian boxer won..

published on 2/19/19 6:54 PM
Radoslava Mavrodieva

Three titles and two bronze medals for Bulgarian athletes in Istanbul

The Bulgarian athletes won three gold and two bronze medals at the 24 th Balkan Indoor Championships in Istanbul, Turkey. Radoslava Mavrodieva (shot put), Tihomir Ivanov (high jump) and Mitko Tsenov (3,000 metres) won gold medals, and..

published on 2/18/19 10:45 AM

350 competitors from 42 countries to take part in Strandja 2019 International Boxing Tournament

Around 350 competitors from 42 countries are to take part in the jubilee 70 th edition of the International Boxing Tournament Strandja 2019 for men and women, from the 14 th to the 19 th of February in Sofia.   Bulgaria will be taking part..

published on 2/12/19 4:32 PM
Daniil Medvedev

Are Sofia Open 2019 tennis tournament surprises really surprising?

The attractiveness of a tennis tournament is not measured by the rankings of the players in it. This is a conclusion that can be made after the end of the fourth edition of the Sofia Open – a men's ATP World Tour 250 series tournament...

published on 2/11/19 3:15 PM

10 Olympic champions coming to Sofia for World Short Track Championships

The organizational committee of the 2019 ISU World Short Track Championships, which is to be held in Sofia in the period March 8 to 10, announced that 10 Olympic champions will take part in the competition in the Arena Armeec Arena. The best..

published on 2/6/19 11:15 AM