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Growing Tension Before Long-Awaited Klitschko-Pulev Boxing Match

The November 15 match between the reigning heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko from Ukraine and his Bulgarian challenger Kubrat Pulev is nearing amidst growing tension.

Sports | November 13, 2014, Thursday // 11:32 | Viewed: 1003

Burgas Elected European Capital of Sport 2015

Burgas has been elected European Capital of Sport 2015, according to a letter of the President of the European Capital of Sports Association (ACES) Gian Francesco Lupattelli.

Sports | November 5, 2014, Wednesday // 13:22 | Viewed: 743

Ludogorets Defeated by Basel 4:0 after Top Player Leaves Pitch

Bulgaria's Ludogorets lost to FC Basel in its second Champions League match against the team played in Switzerland.

Sports | November 4, 2014, Tuesday // 21:54 | Viewed: 1453

Grigor Dimitrov Beats Pablo Cuevas, Faces Andy Murray

Bulgaria's most successful tennis player Grigor Dimitrov started with victory his participation in the BNP Paribas Masters tournament in Paris.

Sports | October 29, 2014, Wednesday // 20:08 | Viewed: 622

Grigor Dimitrov Loses to Roger Federer in Swiss Indoors Basel

Roger Federer has got the better of Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov in the Swiss Indoors Basel quarter-finals.

Sports | October 25, 2014, Saturday // 11:18 | Viewed: 963

Minev Gives Ludogorets Historic 1-0 Victory Over Basel

Ludogorets defeated Basel 1-0 in UEFA Champions League Group B match in Sofia on Wednesday evening.

Sports | October 23, 2014, Thursday // 02:05 | Viewed: 1277

Garanti Koza WTA Tournament Of Champions Starts In Sofia On Oct. 28

The 2014 Garanti Koza WTA Tournament of Champions starts in Sofia's Arena Armeec on October 28 and ends on November 2.

Sports | October 21, 2014, Tuesday // 15:17 | Viewed: 1230

Bulgaria’s Dimitrov Fails to Win Stockholm Open Title

Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic has defeated Bulgarian star tennis player Grigor Dimitrov in the final of the Stockholm Open.

Sports | October 19, 2014, Sunday // 18:46 | Viewed: 748

Grigor Dimitrov Scores Two Hot Shots, Qualifies For Stockholm Semifinal

Bulgaria's most successful tennis player Grigor Dimitrov won his match Friday night against Jack Sock and qualified for the semifinal of If Stockholm Open.

Sports | October 18, 2014, Saturday // 10:49 | Viewed: 1213

Grigor Dimitrov Nominated For Sportsmanship Award

Bulgaria's most successful tennis player, Grigor Dimitrov, is nominated for ATP's Stefan Edberg Sportsmanship Award.

Sports | October 17, 2014, Friday // 12:22 | Viewed: 705

Tsvetana Pironkova Reaches Quarterfinals in Moscow

Tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova has qualified for the quarterfinals of the tournament in Moscow after scoring a quick victory in two sets over Serbian Aleksandra Krunic.

Sports | October 16, 2014, Thursday // 16:30 | Viewed: 728

Grigor Dimitrov Qualifies For Quarter Finals Of If Stockholm Open

Bulgaria's most successful tennis player Grigor Dimitrov beat Russia's Teymuraz Gabashvili 7:5, 7:6 and qualified for the quarter finals of the If Stockholm Open tournament.

Sports | October 15, 2014, Wednesday // 21:54 | Viewed: 698

Boxer Kubrat Pulev Feeling Stronger As Match with Wladimir Klitschko Postoponed

Bulgarian boxer Kubrat Pulev said that the postponed match for the IBF heavyweight title with champion Wladimir Klitschko has allowed him to further improve his shape.

Sports | October 15, 2014, Wednesday // 15:18 | Viewed: 2773

Serbia-Albania Match Abandoned over Unrest, Flag-Waving Drone

Clashes between fans and players in Belgrade's Partizan Stadium forced referee Martin Atkinson to stop a Euro qualifiers football game between Serbia and Albania.

Sports | October 15, 2014, Wednesday // 08:39 | Viewed: 862

Sofia Named European Capital of Sport 2018

Bulgaria's Sofia has been named European Capital of Sport 2018, ACES Europe, the European Capitals and Cities of Sport Federation, announced Tuesday.

Sports | October 14, 2014, Tuesday // 16:42 | Viewed: 958

Bulgaria's Women's National Volleyball Team Makes Big Leap in World Rankings

Bulgaria's women's national volleyball team climbed 14 places and now occupies the 21th position in the FIVB rankings after the World Cup in Italy.

Sports | October 14, 2014, Tuesday // 13:26 | Viewed: 524

Norway Beats Bulgaria 2:1 in Euro Qualifiers

Norway managed to defeat Bulgaria in a Monday match in the UEFA Euro 2016 qualification at the Ullevaal Stadium in Oslo.

Sports | October 13, 2014, Monday // 22:39 | Viewed: 1071

Kenyan, Ethiopian Win Sofia Marathon

Kenyan Athlete Edwin Kipchumba and Ethiopia's Zerife Boku were the fastest contenders at Maraton Sofia's 31st edition held on Sunday, October 12.

Sports | October 12, 2014, Sunday // 16:06 | Viewed: 1463

Severe Traffic Disruptions on Sunday due to Sofia Marathon

The 31st edition of the Sofia Marathon is taking place in Bulgaria's capital Sofia on Sunday.

Sports | October 12, 2014, Sunday // 11:11 | Viewed: 1110

Bulgaria Loses 0-1 to Croatia in EUFA Euro 2016 Group H qualifier

Croatia beat Bulgaria 1-0 in a Euro 2016 Group H qualifier in Sofia last night after an own goal from Nikolay Bodurov nine minutes before the break.

Sports | October 11, 2014, Saturday // 10:45 | Viewed: 1571

First Vitosha Downhill Mountain Bike Race Takes Place On Oct. 11

The first free downhill mountain bike race will take place at Vitosha mountain on October 11.

Sports | October 10, 2014, Friday // 11:47 | Viewed: 638