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Bulgaria Loses Vital 2016 Olympics Volleyball Qualifier

The Bulgarian men's national volleyball team lost on Thursday its second match from the European 2016 Olympic qualification tournament which is taking place in Berlin.

Sports | January 8, 2016, Friday // 09:57 | Viewed: 2503

Legendary Attacking Duo of Barcelona to Reunite at Stoichkov's Birthday Show

One of the greatest Brazilian players Romario confirmed his participation in the show celebrating the 50th anniversary of Bulgarian football legend Hristo Stoichkov this year.

Sports | January 7, 2016, Thursday // 11:30 | Viewed: 3801

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov Proceeds to Quarterfinals of Men's Singles in Brisbane

The highest ranking Bulgarian male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov proceeded on Thursday to the quarterfinals of the men's singles competition of the Brisbane International tournament.

Sports | January 7, 2016, Thursday // 10:18 | Viewed: 2347

Bulgaria Defeats Finland in Opening 2016 Volleyball Olympics Qualifier

The Bulgarian men's national volleyball team defeated Finland in its opening game of the European Olympic qualification tournament, which is taking place in Berlin between January 5 and 10.

Sports | January 7, 2016, Thursday // 09:45 | Viewed: 2113

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov Reaches Semifinals of Men's Doubles in Brisbane

The highest ranking Bulgarian male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov reached the semifinals of the men's doubles competition of the Brisbane International Tournament.

Sports | January 6, 2016, Wednesday // 11:47 | Viewed: 1975

Captain of Bulgaria's Litex Signs with Turkish Kasimpasa

The captain of Bulgarian football team Litex Lovech, Strahil Popov, signed on Tuesday a contract with Turkish club Kasimpasa.

Sports | January 5, 2016, Tuesday // 13:06 | Viewed: 1536

Champion of UAE Signs Colombian Star of Bulgaria's Litex

The reigning football champion of the United Arab Emirates, Al-Ain, signed a contract with Colombian winger Danilo Asprilla who used to be one of the leading players of Bulgaria's Litex.

Sports | January 5, 2016, Tuesday // 08:11 | Viewed: 1582

BGN 35 M Renovation of Winter Sports Palace in Sofia Likely to Begin in Spring

The renovation of the Winter Sports Palace in the Bulgarian capital of Sofia is likely to begin this spring.

Sports | January 4, 2016, Monday // 15:56 | Viewed: 1359

Bulgaria's Dimitrov Defeats Gilles Simon for 1st Time in Brisbane

After a successful doubles game in Brisbane, Bulgaria's top male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov scored a tough victory against Gilles Simon (France).

Sports | January 4, 2016, Monday // 09:01 | Viewed: 1547

Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov Gets off to Strong Start at 2016 Brisbane Tennis Tournament

Bulgaria’s top tennis player Grigor Dimitrov and his doubles partner Kei Nishikori (Japan) have defeated the tandem of Lukas Dlouhy (Czech Republic) and Dominic Thiem (Austria) on the first day of the season-opening Brisbane International tournament on Su

Sports | January 3, 2016, Sunday // 15:44 | Viewed: 2866

Bulgaria’s Zhivko Milanov Signs with Cypriot Champion Apoel Nicosia

Bulgarian defender Zhivko Milanov signed а contract with the reigning football champion of Cyprus – Apoel Nicosia.

Sports | January 1, 2016, Friday // 13:59 | Viewed: 2885

Sports Illustrated Declares Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov as Disappointment of the Year

The US sports magazine Sports Illustrated identified the highest ranking Bulgarian male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov as the disappointment of the year in men’s tennis.

Sports | December 27, 2015, Sunday // 13:46 | Viewed: 3440

Gabriela Petrova Becomes Bulgarian Sportsperson of the Year

Triple jumper Gabriela Petrova was announced on Tuesday as this year's winner of the Bulgarian Sportsperson of the Year award.

Sports | December 23, 2015, Wednesday // 14:59 | Viewed: 1839

Portsmouth Football Club Honours Bulgaria's Svetoslav Todorov

English football team Portsmouth honoured retired Bulgarian striker Svetoslav Todorov by admitting him to the club's hall of fame.

Sports | December 22, 2015, Tuesday // 09:32 | Viewed: 1768

Bulgaria's Stoevi Sisters Win Gold at Women's Doubles Bandminton in Mersin

Stefani Stoeva and Gabriela Stoeva have scooped their tenth gold prize in badminton at a tournament held in Mersin, Turkey.

Sports | December 20, 2015, Sunday // 15:26 | Viewed: 1678

Winter Season Officially Opens in Bulgaria's Borovets, Pamporovo

The new winter season was officially opened in two of Bulgaria's most popular winter resorts - Borovets and Pamporovo on Saturday.

Sports | December 19, 2015, Saturday // 16:58 | Viewed: 2133

Italian Legend Roberto Baggio Is Next Participant in Stoichkov's Birthday Show

Legendary Italian footballer Roberto Baggio is the next player to confirm his participation in the show celebrating the 50th birthday of Bulgarian football legend Hristo Stoichkov next year.

Sports | December 18, 2015, Friday // 15:01 | Viewed: 2287

Four Bulgarian Cities to Host Matches from 2018 Volleyball World Championship

Four Bulgarian cities will host matches from the 2018 men's volleyball World Championship, which will be co-hosted by Bulgaria and Italy.

Sports | December 18, 2015, Friday // 09:03 | Viewed: 2072

CAS Expected to Decide on Appeal of Olympics Ban on Bulgarian Weightlifters by Jan 31

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has said it expects to rule by the end of next month on Bulgaria's appeal against a ban on its weightlifting team for the 2016 Olympics, Reuters reported on Wednesday.

Sports | December 17, 2015, Thursday // 09:50 | Viewed: 1454

Bulgarian Football Union Relegates Litex from A Group

The Bulgarian Football Union (BFS) relegated on Wednesday leading football club Litex Lovech from the country's top football division - the A Group.

Sports | December 16, 2015, Wednesday // 15:46 | Viewed: 2437

Bulgaria to Allocate EUR 5 M for Co-Hosting 2018 World Volleyball Championship

Bulgaria will allocate EUR 5 M for co-hosting the 2018 Men's World Volleyball Championship together with Italy.

Sports | December 15, 2015, Tuesday // 11:14 | Viewed: 1520