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Bulgaria Suffers Third Consecutive Defeat in World Volleyball League

The Bulgarian men's national volleyball suffered a third consecutive defeat in this year's edition of the FIVB volleyball World League.

Sports | June 20, 2016, Monday // 10:12 | Viewed: 2446

Bulgaria Claims Bronze at Rhythmic Gymnastics European Championship

Bulgaria claimed a bronze medal at the 32nd edition of the rhythmic gymnastics European championship held in Holon, Israel.

Sports | June 20, 2016, Monday // 09:39 | Viewed: 2801

Bulgaria Ranks 5th after Day 1 of Rhythmic Gymnastics European Championships in Israel

The Bulgarian team ranked in the fifth place after Day 1 of the Rhythmic Gymnastics European Championships in Holon, Israel.

Sports | June 18, 2016, Saturday // 11:36 | Viewed: 2248

Tennis: Pironkova Loses to Strycova in WTA Birmingham Quarter Finals

Bulgaria’s Tsvetana Pironkova lost in straight sets to the Czech Republic’s Barbora Strycova in the quarter finals of the tennis tournament in Birmingham.

Sports | June 18, 2016, Saturday // 09:47 | Viewed: 2232

Tennis: Bulgaria’s Pironkova Proceeds to WTA Quarter Finals in Birmingham

Bulgaria’s Tsvetana Pironkova defeated Romania’s Irina-Camelia Begu  6-3, 6-3 on Thursday and proceeded to the quarter finals of the WTA tournament in Birmingham.

Sports | June 16, 2016, Thursday // 21:23 | Viewed: 2400

Bulgarian Mountaineer to Attempt Conquering Two More Eight-Thousanders

Bulgarian mountaineer Boyan Petrov will make an attempt to ascend two more eight-thousanders in the next two months.

Sports | June 15, 2016, Wednesday // 11:10 | Viewed: 2430

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova Reaches Second Round in Birmingham

The highest ranking Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova reached the second round of the WTA tournament in Birmingham

Sports | June 15, 2016, Wednesday // 10:42 | Viewed: 7670

UEFA Imposes Suspended Disqualification, Fine on Russian Football Union

UEFA imposed a suspended disqualification and fine of EUR 150 000 on the Russian Football Union.

Sports | June 14, 2016, Tuesday // 14:30 | Viewed: 1797

Bulgaria’s Top Tennis Players Drop One Place in ATP, WTA Rankings

Both of Bulgaria’s top tennis players dropped with one place in the latest ATP and WTA rankings released on Monday.

Sports | June 13, 2016, Monday // 11:08 | Viewed: 1802

UEFA Warns Russia, England of Possible Disqualification After Fan Clashes

On Sunday the Executive Committee of UEFA expressed its disgust at the violent fan clashes surrounding Saturday’s Euro 2016 Group B encounter between England and Russia.

Sports | June 13, 2016, Monday // 10:46 | Viewed: 1982

Bulgaria’s Dimitar Berbatov to Leave PAOK

Bulgarian striker Dimitar Berbatov will leave the Greek football team of PAOK after he has not been offered renewal of his contract.

Sports | June 11, 2016, Saturday // 16:10 | Viewed: 2974

CEV Presents Bulgaria’s Vladimir Nikolov with Lifetime Achievement Award

The European Volleyball Confederation (CEV) presented retired Bulgarian volleyball player Vladimir Nikolov with its Lifetime Achievement Award.

Sports | June 10, 2016, Friday // 13:04 | Viewed: 1840

Bulgaria’s Ivet Lalova Finishes Third at 200M Diamond League Run in Oslo

Bulgaria’s sprinter Ivet Lalova-Collio finished third at the 200 metres Diamond League run held in Oslo on Thursday.

Sports | June 10, 2016, Friday // 12:40 | Viewed: 2105

Bulgaria Finishes Last at Kirin Cup After Suffering Two Heavy Defeats

The Bulgarian men's national football team finished fourth at this year's edition of the Kirin Cup tournament after suffering two heavy defeats.

Sports | June 7, 2016, Tuesday // 21:48 | Viewed: 2907

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov Ousted from First Round in Stuttgart

The highest ranking Bulgarian male tennis player, Grigor Dimitrov, suffered a defeat in the first round of the Mercedes Cup tournament which is taking place in Stuttgart.

Sports | June 7, 2016, Tuesday // 21:24 | Viewed: 2148

Bulgaria's Lalova Wins 100m Run in Bellinzona

Bulgaria's 2012 European Champion Ivet Lalova-Collio won the 100m women's run in the Swiss city of Bellinzona on Monday.

Sports | June 7, 2016, Tuesday // 08:01 | Viewed: 3237

Bulgaria's Pironkova Climbs Up 31 Spots after Roland Garros

The highest-ranking Bulgarian female tennis player, Tsvetana Pironkova, will almost certainly qualify for the Rio Olympics after advancing up the WTA singles' ranking.

Sports | June 7, 2016, Tuesday // 07:01 | Viewed: 2534

Tennis: Bulgaria’s Pironkova Loses to Australia’s Stosur in French Open Quarter-Finals

Bulgaria’s Tsvetana Pironkova lost to Australia’s 21st seed Samantha Stosur in the French Open quarter-finals on Wednesday.

Sports | June 2, 2016, Thursday // 09:25 | Viewed: 2561

Bulgaria’s Pironkova Proceeds to Roland Garros Quarter-Finals

Tsvetana Pironkova on Tuesday became the first Bulgarian female tennis player to reach the quarter-finals at Roland Garros French Open since Sesil Karantancheva in 2005.

Sports | May 31, 2016, Tuesday // 21:00 | Viewed: 2234

Bulgaria's Pironkova Equalises Score in Roland Garros 1/8 Final Against Radwanska

In a match from the fourth round of Roland Garros, the highest ranking Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova managed to equalise the score against Agnieszka Radwanska from Poland.

Sports | May 31, 2016, Tuesday // 14:45 | Viewed: 2010

Bulgarian Makes 4133 Sit-ups in Attempt to Break Guinness Record

The 50-year-old Severin Vasilev from the Bulgarian town of Devin made on Sunday 4133 sit-ups in 2 hours 56 minutes and 16 seconds.

Sports | May 30, 2016, Monday // 14:09 | Viewed: 1931