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1,500 Policemen Guard CSKA-Liverpool Clash

Police may appear to form a larger group than fans attending at Sofia Stadium on Wednesday night.

Sports | August 10, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 714

Liverpool Supported by 200 Fans in Sofia

Some 200 fans supported their favorites from Liverpool FC live on Sofia Stadium "Vassil Levski" against CSKA in the first leg of the third qualifying round of UEFA Championship League.

Sports | August 10, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1050

Liverpool Fans to Drum Shields Innocence

The crowd of Liverpool fans are planning to display in Sofia banners saying Michael Shields is innocent. The BBC also said that, according to sister Laura, Shields would be watching the Liverpool-CSKA clash on television in his prison cell.

Sports | August 10, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 675

Bulgaria's CSKA Faces Liverpool in Champions League Clash

Bulgaria's football grand CSKA will face later on Wednesday European football champ Liverpool in a match form the Champions League. The game is expected to be a very intense and police has beefed up security at the stadium and the nearby region.

Sports | August 10, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 757

Liverpool Pull in, CSKA's Lineup Ready

European football champ Liverpool arrived in Sofia Tuesday, a day before clashing with Bulgaria's CSKA.

Sports | August 9, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1293

Brasilia-Born Footballer Joins Bulgaria's National Squad

Brasilia-born footballer Tiago Silva was included in the line up of Bulgaria's national squad for the friendly game with Turkey scheduled for August 17. The national coach Hristo Stoitchkov has also included two other neophytes Milan Koprivarov and Tsve

Sports | August 9, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 916

Bulgaria's Wiz Kid Excelled Maleeva in WTA Ranking

Bulgaria's tennis hopeful Sesil Karatantcheva, who turns 16 on Monday, excelled superstar Magdalena Maleeva in the latest WTA ranking. Sesil climbed by 11 places in the ranking reaching the 38th place in the world ranking.

Sports | August 8, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 853

Bulgaria's Sesil "Hasn't Gotten Much Bounce"

Sesil Karatantcheva, the surprise quarterfinalist at the French Open with an upset win over Venus Williams, hasn't gotten much bounce out of Paris, the US newspaper Sun Sentinel wrote on Sunday. The article also reported that she's only 4-4 since, with t

Sports | August 7, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1029

Karatantcheva Faces Defeat in US

Bulgaria's tennis hopeful Sesil Karatantcheva was defeated in the US grand tournament quarterfinals in San Diego, Ca. Karatantcheva lost with 1-6, 2-6 from Japan's Ai Sugiyama.

Sports | August 6, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 894

Sesil's Storm in San Diego Goes On

Bulgaria's tennis hopeful Sesil Karatantcheva defeated her US rival thus continuing to the quarterfinals of the USD 1.3-million Acura Classic tournament in San Diego.

Sports | August 5, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 779

Bulgaria's Tennis Wonder Advances in San Diego

Bulgaria's tennis wiz kid Sesil Karatantcheva advanced into the third round of the USD 1.3-million Acura Classic tournament in San Diego.

Sports | August 4, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 933

CSKA Beat Tirana in Champions League Aim

Bulgarian football grand CSKA defeated Albania's Tirana in a Champions League qualifier. The host team scored 2-0, with an opening in the very beginning of the match and a second goal minutes before the end.

Sports | August 3, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1042

Liverpool Striker Injured, Misses CSKA

Liverpool striker Peter Crouch has suffered an injury and will miss the encounter with Bulgaria's CSKA. The two teams will match skills next week in a Champions League qualifier.

Sports | August 3, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 669

Squabbles over Slavkov's Vacant Post

Heated debates and controversial acts are taking place in Bulgaria's Olympic Committee (BOC) for the vacant chief post after the IOC expulsion of Ivan Slavkov. The person that will officially replace Slavkov is to be picked September 28 and by that time

Sports | August 2, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 608

Poor Weather Halts Bulgarian K2 Attack

The Bulgarian-Polish K-2 Team expedition has decided to cease its attempts to conquer the K-2 peak which is at an altitude of 8611m. The alpinists are now preparing to return to their countries.

Sports | August 2, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 765

Bulgaria's Slavkov to Appeal IOC Ousting

Ivan Slavkov will appeal his ousting from the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the Bulgarian official announced Monday. The case will be referred to the Lausanne-based Court of Arbitration for Sport, Slavkov has said, cited by Bulgarian media.

Sports | August 1, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 871

Fans and Police Clash at Bulgarian Super Cup Game

Bulgaria's football heavyweight Levski fans clashed with police officers during Sunday's Super Cup match.

Sports | August 1, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 713

Levski Crowned Super Cup Champion

Bulgaria's football heavyweight Levski, winner of the Cup of Bulgaria, beat CSKA on penalties to be crowned Super Cup champion.

Sports | July 31, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 630

Sofia Prepares for Levski-CSKA Super Cup Clash

Severe measures are to ensure security during the encounter of Bulgaria's football heavyweights Levski and CSKA, taking place Sunday. A special police team is to check in advance for hidden pyrotechnical devices on the stadium, it was announced on Saturd

Sports | July 30, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 616

Bulgaria's CSKA to Face Liverpool in Champions League Clash

The Liverpool team will most probably be the next rival of Bulgaria's CSKA in the qualifications for the Champions League. Still, the Bulgarian champions will have to finish what they started with the KF Tirana.

Sports | July 29, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1035

Bulgarian Footballer, Girlfriend Assaulted

Bulgarian prospering footballer Hristo Yanev and his girlfriend were attacked in Sofia Thursday. Thee men brutally beat Yanev, leaving him in doubts whether he'd be able to continue playing right away.

Sports | July 28, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1201
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