Today, the Bulgarian Olympic Committee approved the composition of the Bulgarian delegation to the XXXII Summer Olympics in Tokyo which open on 23 July. The flag bearer of the Bulgarian delegation at the opening will be 5-times Olympics medal holder, sport shooter Maria Grozdeva.
Bulgaria will be represented by 42 competitors in 14 sports, among them traditional strengths for Bulgaria such as wrestling, weightlifting, shooting sports, boxing, rhythmic gymnastics etc.
At the last two Olympic Games Bulgaria won 3 medals at each though it had no champion: two silver and one bronze medal in London in 2012 and one silver and two bronze medals in Rio in 2016.
Grigor Dimitrov started his participation in the Roland Garros grand slam tennis tournament by defeating Timofey Skatov, Kazakhstan by 6-0, 6-3, 6-2. The Russian player, who plays for Kazakhstan, is in 147 th position in the ATP rankings. In..
Bulgarian-American gymnast Eddie Penev won a gold medal in the floor event at the Artistic Gymnastics World Challenge Cup tournament taking place in Varna. Penev, who lives in the US, earned 14.366 points for his performance which won him the title...
Etropole, a small town in the Balkan range, is hosting open wrestling games today. The event, in which several wrestlers from the Bulgarian national team are taking part, opens at 10 AM at the local stadium Chavdar. The bouts will be in 5 age..
Bulgarian junior tennis player Iliyan Radulov has started with a victory in the French Open. The 5th-seeded tennis player qualified for the second round..