Sports Roundup

Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov won 6:3, 6:3, 6:1 against Monaco tennis player Benjamin Balleret, which qualified Bulgaria for the next round of the Davis Cup. In the doubles match Grigor Dimitrov and Tzvetan Mihov defeated the team of Monaco..

published on 3/9/10 10:22 AM

Sports roundup

  At the Olympic Games in Vancouver, alpine skiers Kilian Albrecht and Stefan Georgiev finished among the first 25 in the ski slalom . Austrian Kilian Albrecht, who is competing for Bulgaria, finished 24 th in the first run. In the second run, he..

published on 3/1/10 1:08 PM
Detelin Dalakliev in action

Sports Roundup February 22

Before the start of the Vancouver Winter Olympic games, Bulgaria’s only hope for a medal was snowboarder Alexandra Zhekova . Unfortunately, the thick fog in Vancouver was an obstacle to her ambitions. The 22-year-old competitor fell during a training run..

published on 2/23/10 9:08 AM

Sports Roundup

The 21 Winter Olympic Games started in the Canadian city of Vancouver on February 12. Sadly, the opening ceremony was marred by the death of the Georgian luger Nodar Kumaritashvili who was killed in a training accident. The first events from the..

published on 2/15/10 3:14 PM

Bulgaria at Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics

The world will be charmed again after February 12th, this time – by the magic of the Winter Olympic Games. For a couple of weeks the Canadian city of Vancouver will be hosting the 21st Winter Olympics. Exactly 8 years ago the Games were held again in North..

published on 2/12/10 12:51 PM

Sports Roundup

We start with the Winter Olympic games that are to begin on Friday in Vancouver, Canada. During an official ceremony, Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov gave the Bulgarian national banner to flag bearer Alexandra Zhekova (snowboard). Bulgarian Sport..

published on 2/8/10 3:08 PM

Alpine skiing in Bulgaria – unused opportunities

On February 27 at the Olympic slalom competition, Austrian Killian Albrecht will once again race for Bulgaria. The 36-year-old skier has been competing for Bulgaria for a fifth season. The Olympic slalom will be his last official start after 16 years..

published on 2/3/10 2:50 PM

Sports Roundup

18 Bulgarian competitors in six sport disciplines are to take part in the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games , the Bulgarian Olympic Committee announced. The list of the Bulgarian delegation to Vancouver includes: Evgenia Radanova, Marina..

published on 2/1/10 1:19 PM

Sports Roundup

The Bulgarian volleyball club CSKA’s players achieved a success by qualifying for the direct elimination matches at the Champions League, thus becoming the first Bulgarian team to reach that phase. Our team qualified after the Spanish Unicaja’s host..

published on 1/25/10 1:58 PM

Sports Roundup

Bulgarian national football team captain and Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov was once again voted “Bulgaria’s Footballer of the Year” for 2009.110 journalists from 38 Bulgarian printed and electronic media took part in the voting. Thus, the top..

published on 1/18/10 1:33 PM