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Bulgaria's Sportsperson of 2015 Tests Positive for Meldonium

Top Bulgarian athlete Gabriela Petrova has tested positive for meldonium, her manager has told the media.

Sports | March 27, 2016, Sunday // 23:53 | Viewed: 4245

Portugal 'Refused to Swap Shirts' after Loss to Bulgaria

The national football team of Portugal declined to exchange shirts with their Bulgarian opponents after the Friday match surprisingly won by Bulgaria, the latter team's goalkeeper has said.

Sports | March 27, 2016, Sunday // 15:24 | Viewed: 5744

Bulgaria's Dimitrov Proceeds to 3rd Round in Miami Open

Bulgaria's top male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov secured a tough victory over Federico Delbonis (Argentina), paving his way for a match against the world's No 2 Andy Murray.

Sports | March 27, 2016, Sunday // 10:54 | Viewed: 4957

Bulgaria to Host European Women's Boxing Championship This Year

Bulgaria has been informed that it will host the 2016 European women's boxing championship, according to the Bulgarian Boxing Federation (BBF)'s website.

Sports | March 21, 2016, Monday // 21:00 | Viewed: 4331

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova Returns to WTA Top 100

The best Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova returned to the top 100 of the WTA ranking.

Sports | March 21, 2016, Monday // 12:10 | Viewed: 4759

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova Proceeds to Semifinals in San Antonio

The highest ranking Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova proceeded to the semifinals of the San Antonio Open.

Sports | March 18, 2016, Friday // 10:06 | Viewed: 4666

Pulev, Chisora Hold Conference in Sofia Prior to May Encounter

Kubrat Pulev and Dereck Chisora held a joint press conference in Sofia on Wednesday prior to their encounter which is scheduled to take place in Hamburg on May 7.

Sports | March 17, 2016, Thursday // 10:57 | Viewed: 4693

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova Reaches Quarterfinals in San Antonio

The highest ranking Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova reached the quarterfinals of the San Antonio Open.

Sports | March 17, 2016, Thursday // 09:59 | Viewed: 4503

Two Bulgarian Mountaineers to Attempt Ascent of World's Tenth Highest Peak

Bulgarian mountaineers Boyan Petrov and Atanas Skatov will be in the same expedition which will attempt to ascend the tenth highest peak in the world – Annapurna in the Himalayas.

Sports | March 16, 2016, Wednesday // 10:56 | Viewed: 4560

Bulgaria Records First Victory in U18 Ice Hockey World Championship

Bulgaria recorded its first victory in the U18 ice hockey world championship Division III Group A, which is taking place in Sofia.

Sports | March 16, 2016, Wednesday // 09:51 | Viewed: 4346

Bulgaria's Beroe to Celebrate Centenary with Friendly Match Against Partizan

The Bulgarian football club Beroe will celebrate its centenary with a friendly match against Partizan Belgrade on May 17.

Sports | March 15, 2016, Tuesday // 14:14 | Viewed: 4916

Bulgaria Claims Five Bronze Medals at European Wrestling Championship

Bulgaria claimed five bronze medals at the European wrestling championship which took place in Riga between March 8 and 13.

Sports | March 14, 2016, Monday // 09:30 | Viewed: 4466

Bulgarian Paralympic Athlete Stela Eneva Caught Doping

Stela Eneva, one of the best-known paralympic athletes of Bulgaria, has tested positive for a banned substance.

Sports | March 12, 2016, Saturday // 07:33 | Viewed: 4698

Bulgarian Volleyball Star Matey Kaziyski Returns to Trentino

Bulgarian volleyball star Matey Kaziyski returned to the team of Diatec Trentino after spending a season at the Japanese JTEKT Stings.

Sports | March 9, 2016, Wednesday // 13:59 | Viewed: 4242

Bulgaria Claims Two Bronze Medals in First Day of European Wrestling Championship

Bulgaria claimed two bronze medals in the opening day of the European wrestling championship which is taking place in Riga between Monday and Sunday.

Sports | March 9, 2016, Wednesday // 09:51 | Viewed: 3886

Bulgaria’s Radoslav Yankov Wins World Cup in Parallel Giant Slalom

Bulgarian snowboarder Radoslav Yankov won the world cup in men’s parallel giant slalom on Sunday.

Sports | March 6, 2016, Sunday // 16:42 | Viewed: 5795

Bulgaria's Jekova Wins Snowboard Cross Start in World Cup

Bulgarian snowboarder Alexandra Jekova is taking home her first this season in the ladies' snowboard cross final as part of the Snowboard World Cup in Veysonnaz, Switzerland.

Sports | March 5, 2016, Saturday // 15:29 | Viewed: 4686

Bulgaria Climbs Five Positions to 70th Place in FIFA Ranking

 The Bulgarian men’s national football team climbed five positions in the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking released on Thursday.

Sports | March 4, 2016, Friday // 11:58 | Viewed: 4034

Bulgaria Allocates USD 5 M to Co-Hosting 2018 Volleyball World Championship  

Bulgaria has allocated USD 5 M to support the co-hosting of the Men’s Volleyball World Championship in 2018, the government said on Monday.

Sports | February 29, 2016, Monday // 17:51 | Viewed: 4004

Bulgaria’s Vladimir Iliev Grabs Bronze at European Biathlon Championship

Bulgarian biathlete Vladimir Iliev won bronze medal at the men’s 15-kilometre mass start of the European biathlon championship held in Tyumen, Russia on Sunday.

Sports | February 29, 2016, Monday // 10:51 | Viewed: 3923

Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov Loses Quarterfinal in Acapulco

The highest ranking Bulgarian male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov concluded his participation at the Abierto Mexicano Telcel tournament in Acapulco.

Sports | February 26, 2016, Friday // 13:03 | Viewed: 5185