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National Coach Lyuboslav Penev Takes Charge of Botev Plovdiv

Bulgaria's national football team coach Lyuboslav Penev will also lead top league club Botev Plovdiv from next season.

Sports | June 7, 2014, Saturday // 10:40 | Viewed: 889

Levski Name Pepe Murcia as New Coach

PFC Levski Sofia have appointed Spaniard Jose 'Pepe' Murcia as their new head coach.

Sports | June 6, 2014, Friday // 11:09 | Viewed: 1160

Bulgaria’s Top Football League to be Reduced to 10 Teams

Bulgaria's top football division could remain with only 10 teams, following Tuesday's decision of the Bulgarian Football Union (BFU).

Sports | June 4, 2014, Wednesday // 12:48 | Viewed: 1141

Levski End Lukoil’s 11-Year Domination

Levski Sofia defeated reigning champions Lukoil Academic 81:69 in the deciding game of the National Basketball League to clinch their first title since 2001.

Sports | June 4, 2014, Wednesday // 10:44 | Viewed: 898

Bulgaria's Balakov to Attract German Golfers to Local Courses

Bulgaria's legendary 1994 World Cup midfielder Krasimir Balakov is working on attracting German golfers to Bulgaria.

Sports | May 31, 2014, Saturday // 12:30 | Viewed: 1729

FIFA: Brazil Behind Schedule in World Cup Preparation

Football's world governing body FIFA is concerned with the preparation for the World Cup in Brazil, which starts on June 12.

Sports | May 30, 2014, Friday // 13:53 | Viewed: 1311

Sharapova Defeats Pironkova in French Open

Bulgaria’s Tsvetana Pironkova lost 5:7, 2:6 to Maria Sharapova in the second round of the French Open.

Sports | May 28, 2014, Wednesday // 20:46 | Viewed: 1297

Krasimir Balakov Named New Litex Coach

Bulgaria's legendary 1994 World Cup midfielder Krasimir Balakov is the new head coach of Litex Lovech.

Sports | May 28, 2014, Wednesday // 09:49 | Viewed: 1079

Dismal First Round Exit for Dimitrov in French Open

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov will look to forget this year's French Open quickly, after suffering a disappointing loss (4:6, 5:7, 6:7) to Ivo Karlovic in the first round.

Sports | May 27, 2014, Tuesday // 15:37 | Viewed: 1644

Bulgaria Qualifies for U-19 European Championships

Bulgaria's under-19 national football team qualified for the European Youth Championship after beating the Czech Republic 2:0 on Monday night.

Sports | May 27, 2014, Tuesday // 11:36 | Viewed: 1046

Tsvetana Pironkova Into French Open Second Round

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova defeated Annika Beck 6:7, 6:3, 6:2 in the first round of the French Open tennis tournament.

Sports | May 26, 2014, Monday // 12:33 | Viewed: 1193

Real Madrid Wins the Champions League

Real Madrid won the Champions League for the 10th time thanks to extra time goals from Gareth Bale, Marcelo and Cristiano Ronaldo to beat Atletico Madrid 4-1 in Lisbon on Saturday.

Sports | May 25, 2014, Sunday // 10:20 | Viewed: 1400

Bulgaria Suffers Dramatic Loss to USA in World League

Bulgaria lost its first match of the 2014 volleyball World League 2:3 (25:19, 25:22, 25:27, 19:25, 12:15) to the United States.

Sports | May 24, 2014, Saturday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1272

Grigor Dimitrov to Face Ivo Karlovic in French Open

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov drew a fairly difficult opponent, Ivo Karlovic, for the first round of the French Open.

Sports | May 23, 2014, Friday // 14:34 | Viewed: 1590

Bulgaria Hosts USA in Volleyball World League Opener

Bulgaria's national volleyball team kicks off its campaign in this year's World League with a home match against the United States on Friday.

Sports | May 23, 2014, Friday // 12:07 | Viewed: 1454

Ludogorets Put EUR 2.5M Price Tag on Bezjak

The top goal scorer of Bulgaria's football champions Ludogorets Razgrad, Roman Bezjak, will cost EUR 2.

Sports | May 22, 2014, Thursday // 16:15 | Viewed: 1547

Bulgarian Mountaineer Boyan Petrov Climbs Kangchenjunga Summit

Bulgarian mountaineer Boyan Petrov climbed the third highest peak in the world – Kangchenjunga, reported Bulgarian-language media.

Sports | May 22, 2014, Thursday // 12:23 | Viewed: 1970

Botev Plovdiv Ordered to Pay Damages for Cup Final

The Bulgarian Football Union's Disciplinary Committee has ordered Botev Plovdiv to cover the damages caused by its fans in the Bulgarian Cup final.

Sports | May 21, 2014, Wednesday // 17:11 | Viewed: 1067

Grigor Dimitrov Ranks Among World's Top 5 Most Marketable Athletes

Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov was ranked fifth in SportsPro and Eurosport prestigious world's 50 most marketable athletes list.

Sports | May 20, 2014, Tuesday // 17:10 | Viewed: 6576

Luis Enrique Named New Barcelona Coach

Luis Enrique will be FC Barcelona's new coach, starting in the summer, the club revealed.

Sports | May 20, 2014, Tuesday // 09:55 | Viewed: 1457

Louis van Gaal Appointed Manchester United Manager

Manchester United have confirmed that Louis van Gaal will be their new manager in the next season.

Sports | May 19, 2014, Monday // 17:36 | Viewed: 1114