Adrian Andreev

Bulgaria's 19-year-old Adrian Andreev wins second title in professional tennis

The young Bulgarian tennis player Adrian Andreev (19) has won the second title in his professional tennis career.  In the final of the ITF tournament with a prize fund of 15 thousand dollars in Antalya, Turkey, he defeated Russia's Alexander Shevchenko..

published on 1/17/21 2:07 PM

Mikhail Bashev from Bulgaria takes part in World Men's Handball Championship as delegate

The chairman of the national referee college of the Bulgarian Handball Federation Mikhail Bashev is a delegate of the International Handball Federation at the 27th World Men's Handball Championship in Egypt, January 13-31 , BTA reports...

published on 1/16/21 5:45 AM

Tennis: Tsvetana Pironkova qualifies for Australian Open

At the qualifiers for the Australian Open, which were transferred to Dubai over the coronavirus, Bulgaria’s top tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova won versus Margarita Gasparyan (Russia) by 6-3, 7-5 and earned a place in the first for the year Grand..

published on 1/13/21 11:27 AM
Tervel Pulev

Tervel Pulev to return to boxing ring with match in Tanzania in end-January

Bulgarian professional cruiserweight boxer Tervel Pulev has announced that he is returning to the ring with a match against the experienced boxer from Namibia Vikapita Meroro .  The 10-round match will take place on January 29 in Tanzania.  The..

published on 1/12/21 11:06 AM

Grigor Dimitrov has new coach

The star of Bulgarian tennis Grigor Dimitrov now has a new coach and his name is Dante Bottini. The news has been confirmed by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP), which added to the tennis player's profile the name of the Argentine as..

published on 1/3/21 2:21 PM

Tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova is Sportsperson of the Year for 2020

Tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova has been selected Sportsperson of the Year of Bulgaria for 2020 for her comeback to tennis in the autumn of this year after a 3-year absence. In the very first tournament she took part in, the US Open,..

published on 12/30/20 4:25 PM

Bulgarian volleyball team wins in Skopje without major players

The Bulgarian men's national volleyball team achieved difficult success over North Macedonia in the first friendly international between the two teams. The game was part of preparations for the European qualification in Israel..

published on 12/30/20 2:27 PM

How has Covid-19 affected sports in Bulgaria?

2020 has undoubtedly been a difficult year for sports worldwide. What is the situation in Bulgaria in comparison to other countries in terms of the adequacy of measures to support the sector during the coronavirus crisis? Radio Bulgaria asked Prof...

published on 12/30/20 8:05 AM
Yuliana Yaneva

Yuliana Yaneva wins gold at World Wrestling Championships

Bulgarian Yuliana Yaneva won the gold medal at the World Wrestling Championships Belgrade 2020. Yaneva earned gold at 72 kg with a 5:2 victory over Buse Tusun (Turkey). Earlier, Miglena Selishka earned bronze medal for Bulgaria at the 50..

published on 12/16/20 9:08 AM

Kubrat Pulev does not plan to give up professional boxing

Bulgaria's top boxer Kubrat Pulev has stated that he does not intend to stop boxing. On his return to Bulgaria after losing the world heavyweight title match to Anthony Joshua, he said he would not make excuses. "It feels as though I won. I have..

published on 12/15/20 2:25 PM