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Grigor Dimitrov

Grigor Dimitrov to play versus Marcos Giron (USA) in the first round of Roland-Garros

On May 22, Bulgaria’s best tennis player Grigor Dimitov is to play his first match at the Rolland-Garros tennis tournament. Dimitov will face Marcos Giron (USA).  Grigor Dimitrov is 18th seed in this year’s second grand slam tournament...

published on 5/22/22 5:05 AM
Voktoriya Tomova

Lucky loser Viktoriya Tomova makes her way to the main draw of Roland Garros tennis tournament

Bulgaria’s  best female tennis player Viktori y a Tomova entered the main draw of Roland Garros tennis tournament as a "lucky loser", although she lost her last match in the qualifiers against Olga Danilović (Serbia). Viktori y a..

published on 5/21/22 10:50 AM

Sevda Asenova wins bronze in Women's World Boxing Championships

Bulgarian boxer Sevda Asenova has won a bronze medal in the Women's World Boxing Championships in Istanbul. The 37-year-old national team boxer suffered a rib injury in the middle of the first round in her semifinal match in the 48-kg..

published on 5/18/22 4:21 PM

Dimitar Kuzmanov is just a step away from Roland Garros main draw

Bulgarian tennis player Dimitar Kuzmanov needs a victory in order to enter the main draw of the Roland Garros Tournament. Today he won his second qualifying match, winning 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 against Italy's Flavio Cobolli. For the..

published on 5/18/22 1:56 PM

Bulgarian Silvia Azdreeva climbs Mount Everest successfully

Bulgarian Silvia Azdreeva from Petrich set foot on the highest peak of Everest in an expedition led by the famous Nepalese-born mountaneer Nirmal Purja . After Everest, Azdreeva climbed the neighboring eight-thousander Lhotse together with the same..

published on 5/16/22 7:38 PM

Levski Sofia PFC wins the Bulgarian Football Cup

Levski Sofia PFC won the Bulgarian Football Cup after a 1:0 victory against CSKA Sofia. This is the club’s first football trophy since 2009. Levski has won the Football Cup for the first time since 2007.  Iliyan Stefanov scored the only goal in the..

published on 5/16/22 11:44 AM
Kubrat Pulev

Kubrat Pulev defeats Jerry Forest, Tervel Pulev concedes his first loss as a professional boxer

Kubrat Pulev made a successful return to the professional boxing ring. Pulev defeated thirty-four-year-old American Jerry Forest in California.  Kubrat Pulev “The Cobra” was last seen in the boxing ring in December 2020 against Anthony Joshua...

published on 5/15/22 10:56 AM
Petko Hristov

Very few Bulgarians play in elite football leagues

In the report of CIES Football Observatory in Switzerland, Bulgaria ranks an unimpressive 62nd place out of 80 countries , as the number of Bulgarian football players in foreign clubs has decreased by 9 places in the last 5 years, a drop of 15%...

published on 5/9/22 1:28 PM
This year the Varna Marathon has a record number of participants - over 760 people have signed up. There were competitors from Great Britain, Germany and Romania.

Ömer Alkanoğlu and Marinela Nineva won the Varna marathon

Ömer Alkanoğlu from Turkey triumphed in the Marathon of Varna in the classic distance of 42.195 km with a time of 2.28:02. In the ladies' race, the national team runner Marinela Nineva won, crossing the finish line in the port city of..

published on 5/8/22 5:06 PM

Varna marathon with record number of participants this year

A record number of participants are to take part in the Varna marathon set for Sunday, 8 May, which is part of the initiative Life World Run . There is an enormous amount of interest in the event, and this has meant providing..

published on 5/8/22 9:30 AM