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RADANOVA 3RD IN FINAL RANKING AT WORLD SHORT-TRACK CHAMPIONSHIP

Evgenia Radanova ranked third in the final ranking of the World short-track championship in Montreal, Canada. She collected 55 points, behind the Chinese Yang Yang A (105 pts.

Sports | April 9, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 300

BULGARIA'S GEORGIEV OUSTS LEGENDARY KARPOV BUT WAS DEFEATED BY LEKO

Bulgaria's Kiril Georgiev ousted the last of the former world champions when he beat the legendary Anatoly Karpov 2.5-1.

Sports | April 6, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 472

EUROSPORT AWARDS BG SHORT TRACK MEDALIST FROM SALT LAKE CITY

Evgenia Radanova, Bulgaria's two times short-track medalist from Salt Lake City, will be awarded by the satellite sports channel Eurosport for her contribution to promoting skating at the Olympic Games. It is a pleasure for us to inform you that at the ce

Sports | March 31, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 898

DAFOVSKA SECOND AT WORLD CUP BIATHLON RACE IN NORWAY

1998 Olympic champion, Bulgaria's Ekaterina Dafovska finished second after shooting clean in at the 7.5-kilometer World Cup race at Holmenkollen, Norway.

Sports | March 21, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 449

BULGARIA FIFTH AT WORLD FIGURE SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS, NAGANO

Albena Denkova and Maxim Staviyski, Bulgaria, ranked five in the combined results of the two compulsory ice dancing programs at the world figure skating championships in Nagano, Japan, March 19. The Bulgarian couple have two factored points so far.

Sports | March 19, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 659

BULGARIA'S POPOVA WON 15 KM RACE AT EUROPEAN BIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIPS

Bulgaria's Radka Popova won the women's 15-kilometer race at the European Biathlon Championships on March 9th. Popova was the only woman to miss only once, on the first standing station.

Sports | March 9, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 762

TEREZA MARINOVA WINS GOLD IN EUROPEAN INDOOR TRIPLE JUMP

Tereza Marinova won the women's triple jump gold medal at the European indoor athletics championships March 2. She took the first place with a season's best result - 14.

Sports | March 2, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 454

BULGARIA'S OLYMPIC DELEGATION CAME BACK FROM SALT LAKE CITY

The Bulgarian delegation, which participated in the Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Winter Games came back from the United States. Bulgaria's Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg officially greeted the Bulgarians upon their arrival.

Sports | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 381

GREECE CONFIRMED INTEREST IN BULGARIAN TRAINING CENTERS

The ministers of culture and sports or their representatives from nine European countries declared that they are ready to welcome the Olympic Flame relay on their territory for the 2004 Athens Olympics. At the meeting, which was hosted in Thessaloniki by

Sports | February 25, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 524

BULGARIA'S RADANOVA FIFTH AT WOMEN'S SHORT TRACK 1000M FINAL

Bulgaria's silver medalist from Salt Lake City Evgenia Radanova ended fifth at the women's short track 1000m final at the Olympic Games in the United States. Yang (A) Yang from China was first, followed by Ko Gi-Hyun from Korea and Yang (S) Yang from Chi

Sports | February 24, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 434

MEXICO TO PLAY FRIENDLY AGAINST BULGARIA IN WORLD CUP WARM-UP

Mexico will play Bulgaria instead of Macedonia in a World Cup warm-up in San Diego on March 13, the Mexican Football Federation (FMF) announced. The game against Macedonia was cancelled due to "internal problems currently faced by the Macedonian national

Sports | February 22, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 510

BULGARIA SECOND IN OLYMPICS-SHORT TRACK B FINAL

The Bulgarian team in the Olympics Women's 3,000m Short Track Speed Skating Relay in B final - Marina Georgieva, Anna Krasteva, Evgenia Radanova, Daniela Vlaeva finished second with 4:20.703, leaving behind United States team -Julie Goskowicz, Caroline Ha

Sports | February 21, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 584

BULGARIA SIX SECONDS AWAY FROM BRONZE IN WOMEN'S BIATHLON RELAY

Russia just pipped the Bulgarian women's biathlon team to bronze in the 4x7.5 km relay on Monday, leaving them fourth.

Sports | February 18, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 667

EVGENIA RADANOVA WITH SILVER MEDAL AT THE SALT LAKE OLYMPIC GAMES

Evgenia Radanova of Bulgaria won silver medal at the women's 500m short track final at the Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Winter Games, February 16, 2002. Chinese Yang (A) Yang (left) won gold medal.

Sports | February 18, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 536

ANOTHER BULGARIAN WITH BRONZE AT THE SALT LAKE 2002 OLYMPIC GAMES

Irina Nikoultchina of Bulgaria took bronze in the biathlon women's 10 km pursuit biathlon at Soldier Hollow for the Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Winter Games, February 16, 2002. Nikoultchina became bronze medalist with 31 minutes, 15.

Sports | February 17, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 505

2014 WINTER OLYMPICS MAY BE HELD IN SOFIA

Bulgaria will apply to host the XXII Winter Olympic Games in 2014 Vassil Ivanov, chairman of the State Youth and Sports Agency announced. At an official meeting Ivanov informed the President of the International Olympic Committee Jacques Rogge about Bulga

Sports | February 16, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 582

MALEEVA DEFEATED IN QUARTERFINALS DIAMOND GAMES, ANTWERP

Best Bulgarian tennis player Magdalena Maleeva suffered a defeat from Belgian Justine Henin, seeded second, in the quarterfinals of the USD 585,000 Diamond Games in Antwerp, Belgium (5:1), (6:7) (1:7), (1:6). This is Magi’s third defeat from Henin.

Sports | February 15, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 518

BULGARIA’S RADANOVA WITH BRONZE AT THE SALT LAKE CITY OLYMPIC GAMES

After failing to qualify for the finals at either the 1994 or 1998 Games, Bulgaria's Evgenia Radanova was finally rewarded for her perseverance by taking the bronze ahead of five-time world champion Yang Yang (A) at the Olympic individual short track spee

Sports | February 14, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 587

BULGARIA’S DINEV 12TH AT SKATING SHORT PROGRAM IN SALT LAKE CITY

Bulgaria’s Ivan Dinev qualified 12th at the men’s figure skating after short program at the the Salt Lake City Olympic Winter Games in the United States on January 12. Alexei Yagudin from Russia was first, followed by Takeshi Honda from Japan and Timothy

Sports | February 13, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 629

BULGARIA'S NAGANO OLYMPIC CHAMPION DAFOVSKA - FIFTH IN SALT LAKE CITY

Bulgaria's Ekaterina Dafovska finished fifth at the February 11th biathlon women 15 kilometers competition during the Winter Olympics Games in Salt Lake City, US. In 1998, 22 year old Bulgarian Ekaterina Dafovska surprisingly won women's biathlon 15 km i

Sports | February 12, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 604

FIRST DAY OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES WITHOUT BULGARIAN PARTICIPATION

Bulgaria failed to make any of its scheduled performances in the first day of the 19th Winter Olympic Games. Georgi Zhekov was to be the first Bulgarian participant in Salt Lake City, but K 90 qualifications were cancelled and rescheduled for February 10,

Sports | February 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 461
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