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Levski Defeats Dinamo Bucharest in Dramatics UEFA Cup Clash

Bulgarian football grand Levski overcame the rivalry of Dinamo Bucuresti in a dramatic UEFA Cup game that ended 1-0 for the Bulgarians. After two goalless halves, the Bulgarians scored in the 90th minutes.

Sports | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1259

Litex Victorious against Grasshoppers in UEFA Cup Game

Bulgaria's Litex defeated 2-1 guests from Grasshoppers in a UEFA Cup match that took place in Sofia. The Bulgarians scored first after Milivoje Novakovi received the ball from Stanislav Genchev on the right and hit a fine right-footed shot high into the

Sports | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 974

Bulgaria's Sesil Advances in Philadelphia Tournament

Bulgaria's teen tennis sensation Sesil Karatantcheva advanced into the Advanta Championships. In her first game from the tournament the young Bulgarian defeated WTA star Vera Zvonareva of Russia 7-5, 6-3.

Sports | November 2, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 629

Bulgarian Sumo Sensation Kotooshu Aims at Ozeki Promotion

Bulgarian sumo sensation Kotooshu will retain the prestigious east sekiwake slot for the second straight tournament after the Japan Sumo Association issued the rankings for the upcoming Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament on Monday. The Japan Times reported tha

Sports | November 1, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 879

Bulgarian Graces Storm Through Tokyo Champ

The graceful team of Bulgarian rhythmic gymnasts has qualified for Sunday finals of the Worldwide R.G.

Sports | October 30, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 610

Chess Cup to Lie with Ancient Crown in Bulgarian Museum

Bulgarian chess king Veselin Topalov donated his world cup to the National History Museum in Sofia on Friday. Prof.

Sports | October 28, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1242

Bulgaria Invites Kasparov for Champ Duel

Bulgaria's world chess champion Vesselin Topalov is hoping to play again Garry Kasparov. The Russian, who is one of the strongest players in history, has already retired but will be invited to a Bulgarian tournament.

Sports | October 27, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1939

Bulgaria's PM Welcomes Legendary Sergei Bubka

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev will greet legendary Ukrainian pole vaulter Sergei Bubka on November 4 during his visit to Sofia. Bubka will come to Bulgaria to open the 28th Congress of the European Association of the athletics coaches.

Sports | October 27, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 609

World's Chess King Proud to Be Bulgarian

I am proud to be Bulgarian and contribute for the fame of Bulgarian sports abroad, World Chess Champion Vesselin Topalov told Bulgarian MPs. He was solemnly congratulated in the plenary hall on Wednesday, just a day after returning with the World Title f

Sports | October 26, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1644

Sofia May Host Next World Chess Championship

Bulgaria may be the next host of the world chess championship, it appeared upon the arrival of the President of the International Chess Federation Kirsan Ilyumzhinov in Sofia. I am glad to be in the smartest country in the world, Ilyumzhinov said in Sofi

Sports | October 25, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3714

Lucky Tie Helped Bulgaria's Topalov with Chess Title

Bulgaria's world chess king Veselin Topalov admitted in an interview Tuesday that he had a secret weapon during the tournament that crowned him - a lucky necktie.

Sports | October 25, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1540

World Chess King Returns to Bulgaria

World chess king Veselin Topalov has returned to Bulgaria on Monday.

Sports | October 24, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1062

Bulgarian Teen with Personal WTA Record

Bulgarian teen tennis star Sesil Karatantcheva has climbed to 37 in the WTA chart. That is the best ranking in Sesil's career so far.

Sports | October 24, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 582

Bulgaria's Maggie Maleeva: I Decided to Quit in July

Bulgarian top racket Magdalena Maleeva announced she decided to end her career after the Fed Cup match against Japan in July.

Sports | October 23, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1026

Trapped Bulgarian Speleologists Started Ascend

Teodor Kisimov and Konstantin Stoilov who set a new record by descending further than any Bulgarian has ever been have started climbing out of the world's deepest cave Krubera. The two have passed one of the flooded galleries at 1,400 meters below the su

Sports | October 22, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2239

Bulgarian President Greets New Football Chair

Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov sent a congratulatory note to the new chairman of the Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) former star goalkeeper Borislav Mihaylov on Saturday.

Sports | October 22, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 581

Goalkeeping Hero Replaces Slavkov in Bulgaria's Football

Bulgarian goalkeeping legend Borisslav Mihaylov was chosen Friday to replace Ivan Slavkov atop of the Bulgarian Football Union (BFU). With Slavkov's ousting, an entire era in the nation's sport administration was thrown in the archives.

Sports | October 21, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1114

Bulgarian Football Union Gathers to Appoint Chair

The fifth congress of the Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) has gathered to appoint a new president.

Sports | October 21, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 578

CSKA Sofia Suffers Home Defeat from Hamburger in UEFA Cup Clash

Bulgaria's football grand CSKA Sofia suffered a defeat in the UEFA Cup group stage game after the German Hamburger scored the only goal for ninety-three minutes. Van der Vaart opened the score for Hamburger in the 58th minute and left the Bulgarian squad

Sports | October 20, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1147

Maleeva Ends Career after Zurich Loss

Bulgarian top racket Magdalena Maleeva ended her career, and an entire era in the country's tennis history. The most prospering of the Maleeva tennis family retired Thursday after a defeat at the Zurich Open.

Sports | October 20, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 869

One Bulgarian Climbs Out of World's Deepest Cave

One of the three Bulgarian speleologists trapped in the world's deepest cave Krubera has managed to climb out of it, Bulgaria's Speleology Federation reported. Thursday morning Svetlomir Stanchev climbed out to the ground and is now in the expedition's b

Sports | October 20, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1573
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