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Sharapova Defeats Pironkova in French Open

Bulgaria’s Tsvetana Pironkova lost 5:7, 2:6 to Maria Sharapova in the second round of the French Open.

Sports | May 28, 2014, Wednesday // 20:46 | Viewed: 1278

Krasimir Balakov Named New Litex Coach

Bulgaria's legendary 1994 World Cup midfielder Krasimir Balakov is the new head coach of Litex Lovech.

Sports | May 28, 2014, Wednesday // 09:49 | Viewed: 1040

Dismal First Round Exit for Dimitrov in French Open

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov will look to forget this year's French Open quickly, after suffering a disappointing loss (4:6, 5:7, 6:7) to Ivo Karlovic in the first round.

Sports | May 27, 2014, Tuesday // 15:37 | Viewed: 1097

Bulgaria Qualifies for U-19 European Championships

Bulgaria's under-19 national football team qualified for the European Youth Championship after beating the Czech Republic 2:0 on Monday night.

Sports | May 27, 2014, Tuesday // 11:36 | Viewed: 1032

Tsvetana Pironkova Into French Open Second Round

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova defeated Annika Beck 6:7, 6:3, 6:2 in the first round of the French Open tennis tournament.

Sports | May 26, 2014, Monday // 12:33 | Viewed: 1177

Real Madrid Wins the Champions League

Real Madrid won the Champions League for the 10th time thanks to extra time goals from Gareth Bale, Marcelo and Cristiano Ronaldo to beat Atletico Madrid 4-1 in Lisbon on Saturday.

Sports | May 25, 2014, Sunday // 10:20 | Viewed: 1203

Bulgaria Suffers Dramatic Loss to USA in World League

Bulgaria lost its first match of the 2014 volleyball World League 2:3 (25:19, 25:22, 25:27, 19:25, 12:15) to the United States.

Sports | May 24, 2014, Saturday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1262

Grigor Dimitrov to Face Ivo Karlovic in French Open

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov drew a fairly difficult opponent, Ivo Karlovic, for the first round of the French Open.

Sports | May 23, 2014, Friday // 14:34 | Viewed: 1565

Bulgaria Hosts USA in Volleyball World League Opener

Bulgaria's national volleyball team kicks off its campaign in this year's World League with a home match against the United States on Friday.

Sports | May 23, 2014, Friday // 12:07 | Viewed: 1273

Ludogorets Put EUR 2.5M Price Tag on Bezjak

The top goal scorer of Bulgaria's football champions Ludogorets Razgrad, Roman Bezjak, will cost EUR 2.

Sports | May 22, 2014, Thursday // 16:15 | Viewed: 1514

Bulgarian Mountaineer Boyan Petrov Climbs Kangchenjunga Summit

Bulgarian mountaineer Boyan Petrov climbed the third highest peak in the world – Kangchenjunga, reported Bulgarian-language media.

Sports | May 22, 2014, Thursday // 12:23 | Viewed: 1437

Botev Plovdiv Ordered to Pay Damages for Cup Final

The Bulgarian Football Union's Disciplinary Committee has ordered Botev Plovdiv to cover the damages caused by its fans in the Bulgarian Cup final.

Sports | May 21, 2014, Wednesday // 17:11 | Viewed: 1038

Grigor Dimitrov Ranks Among World's Top 5 Most Marketable Athletes

Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov was ranked fifth in SportsPro and Eurosport prestigious world's 50 most marketable athletes list.

Sports | May 20, 2014, Tuesday // 17:10 | Viewed: 5754

Luis Enrique Named New Barcelona Coach

Luis Enrique will be FC Barcelona's new coach, starting in the summer, the club revealed.

Sports | May 20, 2014, Tuesday // 09:55 | Viewed: 935

Louis van Gaal Appointed Manchester United Manager

Manchester United have confirmed that Louis van Gaal will be their new manager in the next season.

Sports | May 19, 2014, Monday // 17:36 | Viewed: 1102

Young Bulgarian Talent Joins Sporting Lisbon

Litex Lovech have sold 20-year-old midfielder Simeon Slavchev to Sporting Lisbon.

Sports | May 19, 2014, Monday // 15:47 | Viewed: 1467

Grigor Dimitrov Reaches Record 12th Position in ATP

Bulgarian top tennis player Grigor Dimitrov has reached his career high number 12 in the ATP ranking after the Rome Masters, where he qualified for the semifinals.

Sports | May 19, 2014, Monday // 10:21 | Viewed: 1104

Nadal Too Good for Dimitrov in Rome

Rafael Nadal proved his world class in the semifinal against Grigor Dimitrov at the ATP Rome Masters, winning 6:2, 6:2.

Sports | May 17, 2014, Saturday // 23:00 | Viewed: 1452

Grigor Dimitrov to Face Nadal Late on Saturday Evening

Bulgaria's most successful tennis player so far – Grigor Dimitrov – will face Rafael Nadal in the Rome Masters Semifinal late on Saturday evening, said the organizers.

Sports | May 17, 2014, Saturday // 10:41 | Viewed: 1088

Grigor Dimitrov Qualifies for Rome Masters Semifinal

Grigor Dimitrov qualified for the semifinal of the ATP Masters in Rome, after Tommy Haas retired before the start of the second set.

Sports | May 16, 2014, Friday // 16:25 | Viewed: 1201

Bulgaria's Berbatov Signs 1-Year Contract Extension with AS Monaco

Bulgarian striker Dimitar Berbatov has signed a one-year extension of his contract with French Ligue 1 club AS Monaco.

Sports | May 16, 2014, Friday // 15:23 | Viewed: 1205