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Bulgaria's Maleeva to Play DFS Classic Tournament Final

Bulgaria's best tennis player Magdalena Maleeva entered the final of the international tennis DFS Classic tournament in Birmingham. Maleeva, seeded 3th, won the semi-final match with Greece's Eleni Daniilidou 6:3, 5:7, 6:4 on Saturday.

Sports | June 14, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 371

Rally Bulgaria Car Race Started from Borovets

Bulgaria's most popular car race Rally Bulgaria started late on Friday from the mountain resort Borovets. The rally's 34th race was inaugurated by Prime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg.

Sports | June 14, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 636

Bulgaria's Maleeva Enters DFS Classic Tournament Semifinals

Bulgaria's best tennis player Magdalena Maleeva entered the semifinals of the international tennis DFS Classic tournament taking place in Birmingham. Maleeva, seeded 3th, entered the semifinals after 6:7 (5:7), 6:2, 6:3 with the French Stephanie Foretz F

Sports | June 13, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 368

Chinese World Champion to Represent Bulgaria in Athens Olympics

Feng Zhe, former Chinese national table tennis player and a winner of the mixed doubles title in the 45th world championships, will represent Bulgaria to compete in the 2004 Athens Olympic Games. The Chinese, 28, will get Bulgarian nationality as soon as

Sports | June 13, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 527

Bulgaria's Best Tennis Player Enters Classic Tournament's 1/8

Bulgaria's best tennis player beat 6:2, 6:4 Britain's Jane O'Donoghue Wednesday and entered the 1/8 finals of the international tennis Classic tournament taking place in Birmingham. Maleeva and O'Donoghue had to meet June 10 but the match was delayed bec

Sports | June 11, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 421

Wrestler Nazaryan Named Bulgaria's Athlete of the Month

Wrestler Armen Nazaryan was selected Wednesday Athlete of the Month after a poll conducted by the Bulgaria Press Club. The Armenian with Bulgarian citizenship became European champion for the sixth time in Belgrade on May 25.

Sports | June 11, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1754

D.C. United May Drop Bulgarian Stoitchkov fom Active Roster

Playing days may soon be over for Bulgarian star Hristo Stoitchkov if D.C.

Sports | June 11, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 411

Bulgaria's Top Athlete May Skip European Championship

Bulgaria's top athlete Tereza Marinova may skip the European Athletics Championship June 21-22 in Slovenia, Bulgaria's Darrik Radio said Tuesday. Marinova is currently recovering after a serious injury.

Sports | June 10, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 462

Bulgaria's Best Tennis Player 13th in WTA Ranking

Bulgaria's best tennis player Magdalena Maleeva reached thirthteenth place in the ranking of the World Tennis Association with 1655 points. She was occupying sixteenth place in the WTA ranking before she entered Roland Garros' 1/8 finals.

Sports | June 9, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 462

Germany's Pit Beirer Injured in Motocross Grand Prix of Bulgaria

Germany's Pit Beirer of the KTM team was seriously injured in an accident during the fifth round of Motocross Grand Prix of Bulgaria near Sevlievo, some 220 kilometers (137 miles) east of Sofia. Beirer fell over the largest jump on the course and lay mot

Sports | June 9, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3356

Bulgaria's Volleyball Team Won Two Victories Over the Netherlands

Bulgaria's volleyball team defeated the Netherlands twice in the games of the World's men volleyball league.

Sports | June 8, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 366

Bulgaria Tops Euro 2004 Qualifying Group Eight

Bulgaria leads Euro 2004 qualifying Group Eight after a 2-2 draw at home to Belgium. The Bulgarian team garnered 11 points from five matches, four more points than Croatia and Belgium.

Sports | June 8, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 539

Belgium Holds Bulgaria to 2:2 Draw in Euro 2004 Qualifier

Belgium held Bulgaria to 2:2 draw in Euro 2004 qualifier match on June 7. A victory for Bulgaria over Belgium at the National Stadium Vassil Levski would have guaranteed the country a visa for the European Championship in Portugal, but even now Bulgaria a

Sports | June 7, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 623

Bulgarian Junior Football Team Defeated Belgium 2:1

Bulgarian junior football team won a victory of 2:1 over Belgium's team in a European Championship qualifier match. At the first half-time Bulgarian footballers totally dominated the game however 25 minutes before the end of the game the Belgium youths s

Sports | June 6, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 444

Bulgaria's Levski Star Stoilov Bids Farewell to Soccer

Bulgarian footballer Stanimir Stoilov ended his career June 3 with a beneficial game.

Sports | June 4, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 466

Mendoza Leaves Bulgarian Football Club, Back to Ecuador

The Ecuadorian footballer Manuel Mendoza has returned to Ecuador after he played as a defender in the Bulgarian football club Levski Sofia.

Sports | June 2, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1231

Bulgaria's Cherno More Football Team Approach UEFA Championship

Bulgaria's Cherno More football team will challenge the UEFA Intertoto Championship, the team's administrators announced Sunday. The first rival of Cherno More at the championship will be Hungary's team.

Sports | June 1, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 561

Bulgaria's Magdalena Maleeva Enters Roland Garros' 1/8 Finals

Bulgaria's best tennis-player Magdalena Maleeva beat Italy's Rita Grande 6-3, 2-6, 6-3 Saturday and entered the French Open's 1/8 finals. The extremely dynamic match went on for almost three hours.

Sports | May 31, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 825

Bulgaria Swept Two Bronze Medals at Europe's Judo Championship

Bulgaria's judo-players Georgy Georgiev and Tsvetana Bozhilova won bronze medals at the European Judo Championship in Germany.

Sports | May 29, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2196

Stuttgart's Balakov Bids Farewell to Soccer in Tears

Bulgarian soccer star Krassimir Balakov had tears in his eyes when his team VfB Stuttgart threw a benefit performance to mark the end of his career Thursday. "Thank you all who loved and supported me throughout my career!" These are the words with which

Sports | May 29, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1196

Maleeva Reaches Third Round at French Open

Bulgaria's best tennis player Magdalena Maleeva pocketed over USD 31,000 as she reached the third round of the French Open.

Sports | May 29, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 386
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