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Rio 2016: Bulgaria’s Tsvetana Pironkova Drops out of Olympics Tennis Tournament

Bulgaria’s Tsvetana Pironkova lost to Laura Siegemund (Germany) in the first round of women’s singles of the tennis tournament of the Rio Olympics 2016 on Sunday night.

Sports | August 8, 2016, Monday // 10:00 | Viewed: 2871

Grigor Dimitrov Leaves Olympics after Loss to Marin Cilic

Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov ended his participation in the Rio Olympics on Saturday after being defeated by Croatia's Marin Čilić.

Sports | August 7, 2016, Sunday // 08:59 | Viewed: 7964

Ludogorets Advances to Champions League's Playoffs after Defeating Crvena Zvezda in Belgrade

Bulgaria’s Ludogorets Razgrad defeated Serbia’s Crvena Zvezda-Belgrade 4-2 on Tuesday night and progressed to the Champions League's playoff stages with a 6-4 aggregate victory.

Sports | August 3, 2016, Wednesday // 08:48 | Viewed: 2484

Bulgaria's Dimitrov Climbs Up 6 Spots in ATP Ranking

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria has improved his standing in the global ATP ranking, the organization's website shows.

Sports | August 1, 2016, Monday // 11:18 | Viewed: 2907

Bulgaria's Dimitrov Proceeds to 3rd Round of Toronto Masters

The highest ranking Bulgarian tennis player, Grigor Dimtrov, has made his way into the third round of the Masters tournament in Toronto.

Sports | July 28, 2016, Thursday // 10:30 | Viewed: 2229

Ludogorets, Crvena Zvezda Tied in Champions League Qualifier

The Bulgarian team Ludogorets (Razgrad) and Serbia's Crvena Zvezda have ended their Tuesday match 2:2 in their first encounter within the Champions League qualifiers in Razgrad.

Sports | July 27, 2016, Wednesday // 07:40 | Viewed: 2553

Bulgaria's Ludogorets Facing Serbia's Crvena Zvezda

Ludogorets (Razgrad) is to play against Crvena Zvezda (Belgrade) in a Champions League qualifier in Bulgaria this evening.

Sports | July 26, 2016, Tuesday // 14:20 | Viewed: 2106

Bulgaria's Boyan Petrov Ascends His 8th Eight-Thousander

Bulgarian mountaineer Boyan Petrov has successfully climbed Nanga Parbat, fellow climber Ferran Lattore has confirmed on Twitter.

Sports | July 26, 2016, Tuesday // 09:09 | Viewed: 2070

IOC Allows Russian Competitors to Take Part in Rio Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has decided to leave it up to individual sports' federations to decide whether Russian competitors are clean from doping and should be allowed to take part in 2016 Summer Olympic Games.

Sports | July 24, 2016, Sunday // 19:39 | Viewed: 7438

Top Court for Sport Upholds IAAF Ban on Russian Athletes from Rio Olympics

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has upheld a decision to ban Russian track and field athletes from the Olympic Games in 2016 over alleged state-sponsored doping and cover-ups.

Sports | July 21, 2016, Thursday // 13:44 | Viewed: 7651

Bulgaria's Pironkova Climbs Up World Tennis Ranking

The highest-ranking Bulgarian tennis player, Tsvetana Pironkova, has advanced in the global ranking by moving 2 spots up, the Women's Tennis Association website shows.

Sports | July 18, 2016, Monday // 11:20 | Viewed: 2163

Bulgaria's Ludogorets Defeats Mladost Podgorica 2:0 in Champions League Qualifier

Bulgaria's reigning football champion Ludogorets is leading 2:0 at half-time in its first leg encounter from the second qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League against Montenegro's Mladost Podgorica.

Sports | July 13, 2016, Wednesday // 22:27 | Viewed: 2967

Bulgaria Claims Gold at Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup in Kazan

Bulgaria claimed gold medal in the closing day of the rhythmic gymnastics World Cup series taking place in Kazan on Sunday.

Sports | July 10, 2016, Sunday // 15:44 | Viewed: 11245

Ivet Lalova Claims Third Silver Medal for Bulgaria at Euro Athletics Championship

Bulgarian athlete Ivet Lalova-Collio claimed her second silver medal at the European Ahtletics Championship which began in Amsterdam on Wednesday and is continuing until Sunday.

Sports | July 8, 2016, Friday // 23:32 | Viewed: 8066

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova Qualifies for 100 M Final at Euro Athletics Championship

Bulgarian athlete Ivet Lalova-Collio qualified for the women's 100 metres final of the European Athletics Championship which began in Amsterdam on Wednesday and is taking place until Sunday.

Sports | July 8, 2016, Friday // 21:34 | Viewed: 2302

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova, Mirela Demireva Claim Silver Medals at Euro Athletics Championship

Two Bulgarian female athletes claimed silver medals at the European Athletics Championship which began in Amsterdam on Wednesday and is continuing until Sunday.

Sports | July 7, 2016, Thursday // 20:46 | Viewed: 3451

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova Qualifies for 200 M Final at Euro Athletics Championship

Bulgarian athlete Ivet Lalova-Collio qualified for the 200 metres final of the European Athletics Championships which began in Amsterdam on Wednesday and is lasting until Sunday.

Sports | July 6, 2016, Wednesday // 19:41 | Viewed: 2461

Bulgaria Beats Australia in Volleyball World League

The Bulgarian men's volleyball team on Sunday defeated Australia in a FIVB World League match in Dallas (US).

Sports | July 4, 2016, Monday // 09:41 | Viewed: 7393

Bulgaria's Dimitrov Dismissed Coach before Wimbledon

The highest-ranking Bulgarian tennis player, Grigor Dimitrov, has confirmed reports he split with his coach Franco Davin before the start of Wimbledon.

Sports | July 3, 2016, Sunday // 15:26 | Viewed: 3081

Bulgaria Loses to Russia in Volleyball World League

The Bulgarian men's volleyball team has recorded its eight loss in a row at the voeyball world championship, defeated by Ruussia.

Sports | July 3, 2016, Sunday // 08:42 | Viewed: 6531

Tennis: Grigor Dimitrov Loses to Steve Johnson in Round 3 of Wimbledon Tournament

Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov lost to Steve Johnson of the United States in four sets in the third round of Wimbledon tennis tournament on Saturday.

Sports | July 2, 2016, Saturday // 21:19 | Viewed: 2395