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Two Olympic Athletes Sent Home for Doping

Two Olympic athletes were sent home from Sochi on Friday after having failed doping tests.

Sports | February 22, 2014, Saturday // 11:52 | Viewed: 796

Sweden Is The First Ice Hockey Finalist in Sochi

Sweden's men's ice hockey team is the first finalist at the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, after beating Finland 2:1.

Sports | February 21, 2014, Friday // 17:13 | Viewed: 712

Skier Chongarov to Carry Bulgarian Flag in Sochi Closing Ceremony

Alpine skier Nikola Chongarov will be the flag carrier for Bulgaria at the closing ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

Sports | February 21, 2014, Friday // 15:24 | Viewed: 785

German Athlete First to Fail Drug Test at Sochi Olympics

A German athlete has failed a drug test at the Sochi Olympics, officials said Friday, in what is the first public acknowledgement of possible doping at the Games.

Sports | February 21, 2014, Friday // 13:34 | Viewed: 1344

Lazio Coach: Ludogorets are Now Favorites

The coach of Lazio, Edy Reja believes Bulgarian champions Ludogorets are now in a better position to qualify for the 1/8 finals of the Europa League.

Sports | February 21, 2014, Friday // 10:47 | Viewed: 666

Ludogorets Coach Cool-Headed After Win in Rome

The head coach of Ludogorets Razgrad, Stoycho Stoev, was not euphoric despite the huge win his team earned in Rome, beating Lazio 1:0.

Sports | February 21, 2014, Friday // 09:29 | Viewed: 651

Bulgaria’s Ludogorets Beat Lazio in Rome

Bulgaria’s football champions Ludogorets Razgrad defeated Lazio 1:0 in Rome in the first leg of the 1/16 finals of the Europa League.

Sports | February 21, 2014, Friday // 00:19 | Viewed: 1408

Ukrainian Athlete Leaves Olympics in Protest

Some members of Ukraine's Winter Olympics team decided on Thursday to leave the Games in protest against the violence in their home country.

Sports | February 20, 2014, Thursday // 15:22 | Viewed: 705

Regional Battles in Sochi Ice Hockey Semifinals

The semifinal lineup for the men's ice hockey competition at the Sochi Winter Olympic Games has formed two exciting regional clashes.

Sports | February 20, 2014, Thursday // 09:31 | Viewed: 652

Finns Shatter Russia’s Ice Hockey Dreams in Sochi

Russia's men's ice hockey team suffered a surprising quarterfinal defeat 1-3 to Finland in the Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

Sports | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 17:02 | Viewed: 698

Bulgaria’s Ludogorets Depart for Rome

Bulgaria's football champions Ludogorets Razgrad left for Rome on Wednesday morning, where they will face Italian side Lazio in the Europa League 1/16 finals.

Sports | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 13:17 | Viewed: 681

Bulgaria's Yankov 25th in Men's Parallel Giant Slalom Qualifier

Bulgaria's Radoslav Yankov finished 25th in the men's parallel giant slalom qualification event at the Sochi Olympics.

Sports | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 11:20 | Viewed: 403

Men’s Ice Hockey Quarterfinals Start in Sochi

The quarterfinals of the men's ice hockey competition at the Sochi Winter Olympic Games have gotten under way on Wednesday.

Sports | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 11:13 | Viewed: 741

Lazio to Field Youngsters Against Bulgaria’s Ludogorets

Lazio will most likely play with a number of reserves and younger players against Bulgarian champions Ludogorets Razgrad in Thursday's Europa League encounter.

Sports | February 18, 2014, Tuesday // 17:22 | Viewed: 832

Tina Maze Wins Women’s Giant Slalom, Bulgaria’s Kirkova 36th

Slovenian skier Tina Maze won the women's giant slalom at the Sochi Winter Olympic Games, while Bulgaria's Maria Kirkova finished 36th.

Sports | February 18, 2014, Tuesday // 15:51 | Viewed: 584

Men’s Ice Hockey Playoffs Kick Off in Sochi

The playoffs of the men's ice hockey competition in the Sochi Winter Olympic Games are taking place on Tuesday, with Slovenia already booking a spot in the quarterfinals.

Sports | February 18, 2014, Tuesday // 13:45 | Viewed: 602

Bulgaria's Kirkova 37th in Women's Giant Slalom at Sochi Olympics

Bulgaria's Maria Kirkova finished 37th in the first run of the women's giant slalom competition at the Winter Olympics in Sochi.

Sports | February 18, 2014, Tuesday // 10:33 | Viewed: 796

Bulgaria’s Dimitrov Drops in World Ranking, Pironkova Climbs

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov has dropped one place in the weekly ATP world tennis rankings, and is now 20th.

Sports | February 17, 2014, Monday // 13:56 | Viewed: 761

Bulgaria's Zhekova Finishes 5th at Sochi Snowboard Cross

Bulgarian athlete Alexandra Zhekova finished fifth at the snowboard cross competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

Sports | February 16, 2014, Sunday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1464

Putin Warns Against Mixing Sports with Politics

Russian President Vladimir Putin has reiterated his stance that sports should not be mixed with politics.

Sports | February 15, 2014, Saturday // 17:47 | Viewed: 1009

First Bulgarian Athlete to Reach Top 30 in Sochi

Bulgaria's Nikola Chongarov finished 24th with 7.21 seconds behind Switzerland's Sandro Viletta in the men's super combined in Sochi.

Sports | February 14, 2014, Friday // 15:54 | Viewed: 684
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