Bulgarian volleyball players win against the Netherlands before decisive battle with Serbia

The Bulgarian national men's volleyball team has achieved a second consecutive victory at the Olympic qualification in Berlin. After a 3-2 win over France on Monday, the players of coach Silvano Prandi have achieved a 3-0 (25:19, 25:16, 25:15)..

published on 1/7/20 7:14 PM

Bulgaria's men's volleyball team defeats France in first Olympic qualification for Tokyo 2020

The Bulgarian men's national volleyball team scored a victory against France with 3-2 in their first match of the Olympic qualification in Berlin. For France, it was their first defeat after their victory over Serbia 3-0. The Serbian team beat the..

published on 1/7/20 9:57 AM

Bulgaria's Bansko to host a Women's World Ski Cup

The cancelled women's downhill race in Val d'Isere (France) from the Alpine Skiing Women's World Cup will take place in Bansko on January 24 th , the Bulgarian Ski Federation reports. Thus, in the Bulgarian resort there will be three starts of the..

published on 1/6/20 2:45 PM

Bulgaria defeats Great Britain in doubles match at ATP Cup in Sydney

Bulgaria defeated Great Britain in the new men’s ATP Cup tennis tournament in Sydney after Grigor Dimitrov and Alexandar Lazarov earned a prestigious victory versus Jamie Murray and Joe Salisbury by 7-6(5), 6-7(2), 11-9 in a match that lasted..

published on 1/3/20 6:18 PM
Photo: courtesy of the Embassy of Switzerland to Sofia

New hopes for Bulgarian sports in Olympic year 2020

The New Year always comes with hopes and wishes for health, happiness and success, but in the sphere of sports 2020 is of particular importance because it is an Olympic year. Preparations for the Summer Olympics, which start in Japan at the..

published on 12/31/19 1:14 PM

Grigor Dimitrov is among top 10 best tennis players of the decade

The only Bulgarian player in the tennis elite club, Grigor Dimitrov, is among the twenty players with the longest stay in the top 10 of the ATP world rankings over the past decade, statistics show. Between 2010 and 2020, Dimitrov was in the top 10..

published on 12/25/19 1:58 PM

Executive Board of Bulgarian Football Union under inspection by tax authorities

The National Revenue Agency has confirmed that it has started a tax audit of all members of the Executive Committee of the Bulgarian Football Union, including the resigning president Borislav Mihailov. At the same time, prosecutors are reviewing..

published on 12/24/19 4:27 PM
Hristo Hristov (left), Yunder Beytula (right) at Doha tournament

Bulgaria’s weightlifter Hristo Hristov takes the silver at Doha tournament

At the major pre-Olympic weightlifting tournament in Doha, Bulgarian athlete Hristo Hristov won the silver prize for overall performance in the race. Bulgarian weightlifters finish the pre-Olympic 2019 with a total of 46 medals, including 7 titles..

published on 12/24/19 1:03 PM

3 Bulgarian football clubs are among the most successful teams in Europe

Three Bulgarian football clubs are included in the top 100 chart of the best teams in the history of the European Champions Cup and the Europa League, according to UEFA statistics for the period from 1955 to 2019. The ranking is done according to..

published on 12/23/19 6:05 PM

Biathlete Vladimir Iliev has become Bulgaria’s Sportsperson of the Year

Vladimir Iliev has received the Bulgarian Sportsperson of the Year Award. He has topped the list of Bulgaria’s best athletes thanks to the historic silver medal he won at the World Championships in Östersund, Sweden in the 20 km individual..

published on 12/20/19 2:36 PM