Tenth-seeded Belgian Justine has dominated home country player Mary Pierce to win the women's title at the French Open clay court tennis tournament outside of Paris.
Bulgaria's football youth national team defeated 2-1 the squad of Croatia in an intriguing clash at the Bulgarian Army Stadum in Sofia. After a discouraging goal by Croatia in the 48th minute, Bulgaria's Tsvetan Gekov equalled the forces netting eight mi
Croatia's football coach voiced confidence Friday that his team's defence knew how to block the Bulgarian attack. "Bulgaria is mainly relying on four players - Martin Petrov, Stilian Petrov, Dimitar Berbatov and Valeri Bojinov," Kranjcar told reporters.
Bulgarian striker Martin Petrov is readying for a transfer from Wolfsburg to Atletico Madrid, media said. According to Bulgarian news sources, Atletico Madrid chief Toni Munoz has told Spanish press that Petrov would almost certainly join the club.
Bulgarian chess master Vesselin Topalov was named the country's best sportsman for May, after winning a major international tournament. The award was assigned to Topalov by journalists from 26 Bulgarian media, who took part in a monthly query.
Bulgarian forward Vladimir Manchev (Levante) will have to skip the World Cup qualifier against Croatia because of an injury, it emerged on Tuesday. The match will take place on Saturday at Sofia's Vassil Levski Stadium.
Hristo Yanev, the young striker of Bulgaria's CSKA football club, received Monday the "Best Footballer of All" Award for the past national championship. Slavia's Blagoy Georgiev ranked second in the poll, organized by the Association of Bulgarian Footbal
Bulgarian teen star Sesil Karatantcheva has recorded yet another victory at this year's Rolland Garros in Paris after defeating Sunday Emmanuelle Gagliardi of Switzerland. In their first ever meeting on clay court, it took the Bulgarian youngster just 75
Dominican Republic beat Bulgaria 3-1 on Saturday afternoon to win the bronze medal at the Shenzhou Cup China International Women's Volleyball Tournament.
"It's a shock and this is a huge disappointment," 2002 finalist at Roland Garros Venus Williams said after being defeated 6-3 1-6 6-1 by youngster Sesil Karatantcheva.
Bulgaria's national pair in beach volleyball, the sisters Yanchulova was ranked 9th in the second tournament World Swatch Tour in Osaka, Japan. Fifth seeded Petia and Lina Yanchulova began their participation in the tournament with a victory over the Spa
Venus Williams, who reached the Roland Garros final in 2002, predicted a tough match against Bulgaria's young hopeful Sesil Karatantcheva, 15. The two will meet Friday in the third-round of the big tournament.
Bulgaria's best tennis player Magdalena Maleeva dropped out of Roland Garros in Paris in the second round of the second grand slam of the year. The 24th seeded Maleeva was defeated by Spanish Anabel Gueriga-Medines (3:6, 4:6).
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