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Bulgaria's Chess Grandmaster Topalov Drops Out of Top 20

Renowned Bulgarian chess player Veselin Topalov has slumped below the world's best 20 players for the first time for more than 16 years.

Sports | January 2, 2017, Monday // 09:09 | Viewed: 2113

Tennis: Bulgaria's Pironkova Triumphs over Voskoboeva in China

Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria has defeated Galina Voskoboeva of Kazakhstan in the Shenzhen tournament in China.

Sports | January 1, 2017, Sunday // 14:42 | Viewed: 2058

Bulgaria's Kubrat Pulev to Face Winner of Joshua-Klitschko Fight

Bulgarian heavyweight boxing champion Kubrat Pulev will vie for the International Boxing Federation title in a match with the winner of a forthcoming clash of Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko, sports media report.

Sports | December 22, 2016, Thursday // 13:36 | Viewed: 2505

Bulgaria's Levski PFC 'May Change Ownership Again'

Spas Rusev, the businessman who was transferred the ownership of Bulgaria's renowned Levski football club this year, may be preparing to leave club, sources say.

Sports | December 15, 2016, Thursday // 13:37 | Viewed: 2415

Ludogorets to Face Kobenhavn in Europa League 1/16-Finals Next Year

Bulgaria's Ludogorets football club will face København in the UEFA Europa League 1/16 finals next year.

Sports | December 12, 2016, Monday // 16:28 | Viewed: 2391

Ludogorets Tied 2:2 with PSG, Qualifying for Europa League

Ludogorets Razgrad has ended its participation in the Champions League after playing against Paris Saint-Germain in the French capital.

Sports | December 7, 2016, Wednesday // 09:39 | Viewed: 2650

Kubrat Pulev Triumphs over Simon Peter, Grabbing WBA Boxing Belt

Bulgarian heavyweight boxer Kubrat Pulev has secured an overwhelming victory on Samuel Peter at a game in Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Sports | December 3, 2016, Saturday // 23:57 | Viewed: 3881

Bulgaria's CSKA Pledges Donation to Family of Chapecoense Plane Crash Victim

CSKA Sofia will give part of its revenues from hosting its next game to the family of Filipe Machado, who died in the plane crash in Colombia earlier this week.

Sports | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 09:36 | Viewed: 2591

Bulgaria's Pulev to Face Samuel Peter for WBA Boxing Title on Saturday

Bulgarian heavyweight boxer Kubrat Pulev will play against Samuel Peter, a Nigerian professional boxer, for the WBA title in Sofia.

Sports | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 06:55 | Viewed: 3908

Sofia to Host European Homeless Cup Next Year

Bulgaria's capital Sofia will be the host of the European Homeless Cup's next edition in the spring to come, a year ahead of schedule, organizers say.

Sports | November 27, 2016, Sunday // 17:17 | Viewed: 2883

Former Bayern Munich President Gets Re-elected

Despite only being released from prison in February, the 64-old Uli Hoeness, returns to his former role at Bayern. At the club's  AGM on November, 25, he won a majority of the vote, announced DW

Sports | November 26, 2016, Saturday // 11:49 | Viewed: 3376

Bulgaria's Football Team Progresses in FIFA Rankings

The Bulgarian national football team marked a progress of 17 places in FIFA rankings and now ranks 72nd.

Sports | November 24, 2016, Thursday // 15:12 | Viewed: 2389

Bulgaria’s Asenova Becomes European Boxing Champion

Sevda Asenova became European boxing champion for the first time in her career, after she won convincingly against her opponent Lise  Sandebjer (Sweden) in the final in the minimum weight class (48kg) for women at Sofia hall.

Sports | November 23, 2016, Wednesday // 16:02 | Viewed: 2305

Bulgaria's Rhythmic Gymnastics Team Mulls 2nd Farewell Show

The rhythimic gymnastics team of Bulgaria may have a second performance to bid farewell to fans after their show at the packed Arena Armeec hall on Thursday.

Sports | November 19, 2016, Saturday // 10:49 | Viewed: 2759

Bulgaria Defeats Belarus 1:0 FIFA 2018 Qualifiers

Bulgaria's national football team scored a victory over Belarus with 1:0 on Sunday evening in a 2018 World Cup qualifiers game in Sofia.

Sports | November 13, 2016, Sunday // 18:55 | Viewed: 4431

Bulgaria's Dimitrov Goes Up ATP Tennis Ranking

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria has moved one more spot up the global tennis ranking, ATP's website shows.

Sports | November 8, 2016, Tuesday // 09:39 | Viewed: 2622

Tennis: Dimitrov, Qureshi Reach 1/4 Finals in Paris Doubles

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan have made it to the quarterfinals of the doubles tournament in Paris.

Sports | November 3, 2016, Thursday // 07:09 | Viewed: 2572

Bulgaria's Ludogorets Loses Tense Game against Basel in Sofia

The team of Ludogorets Razgrad suffered a dramatic defeat from Arsenal, after leading it the beginning of the game at Vasil Levski National Stadium in Sofia.

Sports | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 07:15 | Viewed: 2907

Sports Events Disrupting Traffic in Sofia on Tuesday

Two sports events will hamper traffic across Bulgaria's capital Sofia on Tuesday, local authorities say.

Sports | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 10:46 | Viewed: 4932

Bulgaria's Varna to Host Three FIVB World League Games Next Year

The Black Sea city of Varna is to host some of the FIVB Volleyball World League matches next year, a volleyball official says.

Sports | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 07:46 | Viewed: 2644

Bulgaria's Dimitrov Retains 18th Spot in Global Ranking

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria has kept his 18th place in the ATP ranking, the association's website shows.

Sports | October 31, 2016, Monday // 10:09 | Viewed: 2620
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