Daily webcast

Bulgarian National Radio © 2021 All Rights Reserved

Three Bulgarians continue to Roland Garros second round qualifiers

Photo: EPA/BGNES

Tsvetana Pironkova has qualified for the Roland Garros second round qualifiers in Paris. The Bulgarian player won 6-7, 6-2, 6-4 against U.S. player Caroline Dolehide, who ranks 164th in the world. In the second round, Pironkova faces Susan Bandecchi from Switzerland, who is 219th in the world.

Viktoriya Tomova won 6-3, 6-4 against Natalia Vikhlyantseva from Russia, who is number 163 in the world rankings. In the second round, Tomova will play against Kurumi Nara from Japan, who ranks 155th.

Elitsa Kostova won 6-3, 6-2 against Salma Djoubri from France. In the second round, Kostova will play against Ekaterine Gorgodze from Georgia, who ranks 222nd in the world.


More from category

Two Bulgarian acrobats win the European title in acrobatics

Bulgaria's athletes Georgi Stoyanov and Vladimir Kotochev brought the first European title in youth acrobatics for Bulgaria. They won in the youth doubles category age 11-17 at the Junior Championship, which is being held in the Italian city of Pesaro...

published on 9/26/21 12:58 PM

Bulgaria wins second medal at European Junior Weightlifting Championship

Bulgaria's Gabriel Marinov grabbed a bronze in the 61 kg category, with a total score of 267 kg (115 and 152 kg), securing third place also in the push-out at the ongoing in the European Junior and U23 Weightlifting Championship held in the Finnish town..

published on 9/26/21 12:50 PM

Bulgaria's basketball player Vezenkov signs new contract with Olympiacos

Bulgaria's national basketball team player Aleksandar Vezenkov has signed a new contract with the Greek club Olympiacos until the summer of 2024. The 26-year-old forward has previously met with the presidents of Olympiacos. "Extending my..

published on 9/24/21 9:49 AM