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KTB Majority Owner Withdraws from Botev Plovdiv PFC

Tsvetan Vasilev, the majority shareholder at troubled Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB), is transferring his assets in the football club of Botev Plovdiv to the team's fans.

Sports | March 23, 2015, Monday // 16:38 | Viewed: 819

Pete Sampras Predicts Bright Future for Bulgaria's Grigor Dimtirov

US tennis legend Pete Sampras predicted a bright future for Bulgaria's top male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov.

Sports | March 23, 2015, Monday // 12:36 | Viewed: 1834

Bulgarian Weightlifters Test Positive for Doping Ahead of European Championship

Eleven members of Bulgaria’s weightlifting teams (men and women) have tested positive for a banned substance, which could prevent them from taking part in the European championship next month.

Sports | March 20, 2015, Friday // 20:05 | Viewed: 7443

2022 World Cup Final in Qatar to Be Played on December 18

The 2022 World Cup final in Qatar will be played on December 18, Qatar's National Day.

Sports | March 19, 2015, Thursday // 20:42 | Viewed: 728

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov Defeated in 3rd Round of Indian Wells

Spain's Tomi Robredo has ousted the Bulgarian tennis star Grigor Dimitrov from the Masters Series tournament in Indian Wells, US.

Sports | March 18, 2015, Wednesday // 08:27 | Viewed: 1028

Grigor Dimitrov Goes on to Third Round in Indian Wells Singles

Top Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov has qualified for the third round of the Master Series tournament in Indian Wells (USA).

Sports | March 16, 2015, Monday // 08:09 | Viewed: 1018

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov Ousted from Doubles in Indian Wells

Bulgaria's top male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov was defeated in the first round of the men's doubles competition at the Indian Wells Masters tournament on Friday.

Sports | March 14, 2015, Saturday // 14:53 | Viewed: 1928

Bulgaria's Karatancheva Defeats Pironkova in Indian Wells Match

Two Bulgarian tennis players, Sesil Karatancheva and Tsvetana Pironkova faced each other at the Indian Wells tournament in US, with Karatancheva winning.

Sports | March 13, 2015, Friday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1204

First Round of Indian Wells to Start with Bulgarian Encounter

The first round of the Indian Wells tournament will pit against each other Bulgaria's best female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova and her fellow national Sesil Karatancheva.

Sports | March 11, 2015, Wednesday // 15:59 | Viewed: 1102

UEFA to Fine Bulgaria's Levski Sofia with EUR 200 000

UEFA will fine Bulgaria's Levski Sofia with EUR 200 000, as part of the sanction imposed on the club in 2014 for breaching the rules on financial fair play.

Sports | March 11, 2015, Wednesday // 12:00 | Viewed: 925

Federer Admits to Being Put under Strain in Match against Bulgaria's Dimitrov

Tennis great Roger Federer described his match against the best Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov as a "high-level" game despite not being an official one.

Sports | March 11, 2015, Wednesday // 09:54 | Viewed: 1100

Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov Records First Victory Against Federer

Bulgaria’s top male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov recorded his first victory against Roger Federer on Wednesday.

Sports | March 11, 2015, Wednesday // 06:00 | Viewed: 2427

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov Prepares for Showdown with Federer

Bulgaria's top male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov prepares for the BNP Paribas Showdown with Roger Federer in Madison Square Garden in New York.

Sports | March 10, 2015, Tuesday // 12:49 | Viewed: 1623

Bulgaria's Karatancheva Scores First Win in Indian Wells

Sesil Karatancheva has scored a win in her first match of the Indian Wells qualifying round. The torurnament has a prize fund of USD 5, 381, 235.

Sports | March 10, 2015, Tuesday // 10:30 | Viewed: 992

Bulgaria Grabs Two Medals at European Athletics Championship

Bulgaria won two medals at the European Athletics Indoor Championships, which was held at the O2 Arena in Prague between March 5 and 8.

Sports | March 9, 2015, Monday // 14:01 | Viewed: 976

Bulgaria Beats Latvia, Proceeds to Second Round of Davis Cup

Bulgaria's tennis team defeated Latvia with 4:1 and proceeded to the second round of Group II Europe/Africa of the Davis Cup.

Sports | March 9, 2015, Monday // 13:08 | Viewed: 1152

Bulgaria Lost First Match Against Latvia in Davis Cup

Bulgaria lost its first match against Latvia in Group II Europe/Africa Zone of the Davis Cup on Friday.

Sports | March 6, 2015, Friday // 21:58 | Viewed: 1383

Former Bulgarian Captain Stiliyan Petrov Returns to Aston Villa

Former captain of the Bulgarian national football team Stiliyan Petrov returned to his last professional football club Aston Villa after accepting an invitation from manager Tim Sherwood.

Sports | March 6, 2015, Friday // 16:54 | Viewed: 1098

At Least 110 Bulgarians to Compete in European Games 2015

At least 110 Bulgarians will represent the country in the first European Games, which are scheduled to take place in Baku between June 12 and 28.

Sports | March 4, 2015, Wednesday // 17:52 | Viewed: 987

Skiers Speak Out Against FIS Reaction to Dangerous Race Conditions

After the Super-G races at the Bulgarian ski resort Bansko were cancelled on Friday and Saturday on account of the heavy fog, a number of skiers complained about the harsh conditions and the FIS reaction on Sunday.

Sports | March 4, 2015, Wednesday // 13:47 | Viewed: 1182

Anna Fenninger Records Second Victory at Ski World Cup in Bansko

The Austrian skier Anna Fenninger continued with her successful performance at the FIS Ski World Cup, which was held in the Bulgarian resort Bansko.

Sports | March 2, 2015, Monday // 16:08 | Viewed: 1298