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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: 2454

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: 3172

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: 7787

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: 1854

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: 1867

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: 2031

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: 3076

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: 1890

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: 2222

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: 3646

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: 2221

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: 3387

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: 2595

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: 2618

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: 2289

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: 2085

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: 1989

Rain Suspends Roland Garros 1/8 Final Between Pironkova, Radwanska

Rain interrupted on Sunday the match from the fourth round of Roland Garros between the highest ranking Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova and Agnieszka Radwanska from Poland.

Sports | May 30, 2016, Monday // 08:38 | Viewed: 4472

Bulgaria Wins Two Gold Medals at Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup Held in Sofia

Bulgaria claimed on Sunday two gold medals in two of the competitions at the rhythmic gymnastics World Cup which began at the Arena Armeec in Sofia on Friday and lasted over the weekend.

Sports | May 29, 2016, Sunday // 17:15 | Viewed: 9390

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova Reaches Her First 1/8 Final at Roland Garros

The highest ranking Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova reached for the first time in her career the fourth round of Roland Garros.

Sports | May 27, 2016, Friday // 20:29 | Viewed: 3918

Bulgaria's Pironkova to Face Sloane Stephens in 3rd Round of Roland Garros

Tsvetana Pironkova, the highest-ranking Bulgarian tennis player, is facing Sloane Stephens in the third round of Roland Garros on Friday, 17:00 Bulgarian times.

Sports | May 27, 2016, Friday // 09:18 | Viewed: 2590