Bulgaria retains 59th position in FIFA world ranking

In February 2020, Bulgaria Men’s national football team retains its 59 th position in the FIFA world ranking with 1,381 points after Finland (1,386 points), This country shares the position with Burkina Faso which also earned 1,381 points...

published on 2/20/20 1:01 PM

Mystery cheerleading team conquers European and world stages

If one person only touches your soul, he ignites a flame that turns you from a dreamer into a creator. This happened to twenty girls in their home town of Pazardzhik. One day a cheerleading coach appeared in their lives. She lit the smoldering coals in..

published on 2/20/20 12:48 PM
Tihomir Ivanov

Bulgaria wins 5 medals at Balkan Athletics Indoor Championships in Istanbul

Bulgaria earned 4 silver and 1 bronze medal at the Balkan Athletics Indoor Championships held in Istanbul. Milena Mitkova won silver at the long-jump event (6.42 meters). Mitko Tsenov placed second at the 1,500 meters event. He stopped the clock at..

published on 2/17/20 9:57 AM

Young biathlete Milena Todorova dreaming of Olympic medal

She could be the jewel of any fashion catwalk but she has chosen the biathlon course instead, in order to follow her dream of becoming an Olympic medal winner someday. Milena Todorova has achieved great success for Bulgaria in youth biathlon..

published on 2/15/20 8:15 AM

Bulgaria's freestyle wrestler Miglena Selishka wins European title in Rome

Bulgaria's Miglena Selishka won the second European gold for Bulgaria in the Wrestling Championships in Rome. At the 50-kg freestyle final she defeated Ukrainian Oksana Livach by 5 to 3 points. Bilyana Dudova won the silver medal in the 59-kg freestyle..

published on 2/14/20 9:29 AM

Bulgaria's Daniel Alexandrov wins silver from the European Wrestling Championship

Bulgaria's Daniel Alexandrov has won a silver medal at the European wrestling championship held in the Italian capital Rome. The 28-year-old Alexandrov lost in the finals in the category up to 82 kg in Greco-Roman style to the silver medalist from the last..

published on 2/13/20 2:56 PM
Edmond Azaryan

Edmond Nazaryan wins gold at European Wrestling Championships

I love being a champion so much. It is in my blood. My father passed it down to me. These were the first words, for the Bulgarian National Radio, of 18-year old Edmond Nazaryan after he grabbed the gold in the 55 kg. weight class during his debut..

published on 2/12/20 9:59 AM
Alexandra Nacheva

Bulgaria wins 3 medals at Under 20 Indoor Balkan Championships in Istanbul

The Bulgarian athletes won three medals at the U20 Indoor Balkan Championships held in Istanbul, Turkey. Alexandra Nacheva won silver in the triple jump with 13.10 meters. Dobromir Nikolov also won silver at 60 meters hurdles (8.09 seconds). Veselin..

published on 2/10/20 10:57 AM

Fencers from 39 countries participate at this year’s edition of Asparuhov Mech fencing competition

On February 8 and 9, a total of 210 fencers from 39 countries will participate at the Asparhuhov Mech fencing competition in the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv, part of the U20 Men’s and Women’s International Fencing Cup. The competition is organized..

published on 2/8/20 8:00 AM

Remembering climber Boyan Petrov: To me eight-thousanders are outer space

Concentration and discipline – these are, to my mind, two keywords in mountain climbing, said, in an interview, eminent mountain climber Boyan Petrov on a hot summer day – 13 August, 2012. Today he would have turned 47. Full of..

published on 2/7/20 2:14 PM