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24 Football Clubs Invited to Participate in Bulgaria's Reformed A Group

A total of 24 football clubs have been invited to participate in the new format of Bulgaria's top football division, the A Group, which is expected to be launched with the start of the new season in the autumn.

Sports | April 6, 2016, Wednesday // 13:14 | Viewed: 4317

Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov Climbs to 27th Place in ATP Ranking

The highest ranking Bulgarian male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov climbed one position to occupy the 27th place in the latest ATP ranking released on Monday.

Sports | April 4, 2016, Monday // 11:26 | Viewed: 4489

Bulgaria's Chess Grandmaster Slumps to 16th Place in World Ranking

Veselin Topalov, the Bulgarian chess grandmaster, has moved eight spots down in the standard international ranking, showing his worst results since 2000.

Sports | April 1, 2016, Friday // 12:39 | Viewed: 4229

O'Sullivan, Selby to Star in Snooker Show in Sofia, Plovdiv in Autumn

Two of the greatest snooker players, Ronnie O'Sullivan and Mark Selby, will visit Bulgaria in the autumn to take part in the Eleven 30 Series snooker show.

Sports | March 31, 2016, Thursday // 14:06 | Viewed: 4620

Bulgaria's Dimitrov Ousted by Monfils in Miami Open

Bulgaria's highest-ranking male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov dropped out of the Miami Open tennis tournament after being defeated by Gael Monfils (France) on Tuesday.

Sports | March 30, 2016, Wednesday // 07:54 | Viewed: 4251

Bulgaria Defeats Macedonia 2:0 in Football Friendly

The Bulgarian national football team secured a second successive victory in recent friendlies by beating Macedonia on Tuesday.

Sports | March 30, 2016, Wednesday // 07:34 | Viewed: 4411

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov Defeats Andy Murray in Miami

The highest ranking Bulgarian male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov defeated Britain's Andy Murray in a match from the third round of the Miami Open.

Sports | March 29, 2016, Tuesday // 08:37 | Viewed: 4644

Bulgaria's Sportsperson of 2015 Tests Positive for Meldonium

Top Bulgarian athlete Gabriela Petrova has tested positive for meldonium, her manager has told the media.

Sports | March 27, 2016, Sunday // 23:53 | Viewed: 4197

Portugal 'Refused to Swap Shirts' after Loss to Bulgaria

The national football team of Portugal declined to exchange shirts with their Bulgarian opponents after the Friday match surprisingly won by Bulgaria, the latter team's goalkeeper has said.

Sports | March 27, 2016, Sunday // 15:24 | Viewed: 5695

Bulgaria's Dimitrov Proceeds to 3rd Round in Miami Open

Bulgaria's top male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov secured a tough victory over Federico Delbonis (Argentina), paving his way for a match against the world's No 2 Andy Murray.

Sports | March 27, 2016, Sunday // 10:54 | Viewed: 4913

Bulgaria to Host European Women's Boxing Championship This Year

Bulgaria has been informed that it will host the 2016 European women's boxing championship, according to the Bulgarian Boxing Federation (BBF)'s website.

Sports | March 21, 2016, Monday // 21:00 | Viewed: 4303

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova Returns to WTA Top 100

The best Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova returned to the top 100 of the WTA ranking.

Sports | March 21, 2016, Monday // 12:10 | Viewed: 4707

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova Proceeds to Semifinals in San Antonio

The highest ranking Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova proceeded to the semifinals of the San Antonio Open.

Sports | March 18, 2016, Friday // 10:06 | Viewed: 4617

Pulev, Chisora Hold Conference in Sofia Prior to May Encounter

Kubrat Pulev and Dereck Chisora held a joint press conference in Sofia on Wednesday prior to their encounter which is scheduled to take place in Hamburg on May 7.

Sports | March 17, 2016, Thursday // 10:57 | Viewed: 4655

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova Reaches Quarterfinals in San Antonio

The highest ranking Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova reached the quarterfinals of the San Antonio Open.

Sports | March 17, 2016, Thursday // 09:59 | Viewed: 4440

Two Bulgarian Mountaineers to Attempt Ascent of World's Tenth Highest Peak

Bulgarian mountaineers Boyan Petrov and Atanas Skatov will be in the same expedition which will attempt to ascend the tenth highest peak in the world – Annapurna in the Himalayas.

Sports | March 16, 2016, Wednesday // 10:56 | Viewed: 4533

Bulgaria Records First Victory in U18 Ice Hockey World Championship

Bulgaria recorded its first victory in the U18 ice hockey world championship Division III Group A, which is taking place in Sofia.

Sports | March 16, 2016, Wednesday // 09:51 | Viewed: 4295

Bulgaria's Beroe to Celebrate Centenary with Friendly Match Against Partizan

The Bulgarian football club Beroe will celebrate its centenary with a friendly match against Partizan Belgrade on May 17.

Sports | March 15, 2016, Tuesday // 14:14 | Viewed: 4827

Bulgaria Claims Five Bronze Medals at European Wrestling Championship

Bulgaria claimed five bronze medals at the European wrestling championship which took place in Riga between March 8 and 13.

Sports | March 14, 2016, Monday // 09:30 | Viewed: 4439

Bulgarian Paralympic Athlete Stela Eneva Caught Doping

Stela Eneva, one of the best-known paralympic athletes of Bulgaria, has tested positive for a banned substance.

Sports | March 12, 2016, Saturday // 07:33 | Viewed: 4544

Bulgarian Volleyball Star Matey Kaziyski Returns to Trentino

Bulgarian volleyball star Matey Kaziyski returned to the team of Diatec Trentino after spending a season at the Japanese JTEKT Stings.

Sports | March 9, 2016, Wednesday // 13:59 | Viewed: 4206