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JOURNALISTS WON OVER MPS BY 19-2 AT CHARITY FOOTBALL GAME

The team of journalists smashed the MPs squad by 9-2 in the charity football match at "Bulgarska Armia" stadium on Saturday. During the ninth minute the reporters took the lead by 1-0.

Sports | June 2, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 390

LEVSKI WINS 23RD NATIONAL CUP

Bulgaria's football team Levski won the 23rd Ford Moto Pfoe Bulgaria Cup after beating its all-time rival CSKA 3-1. Some 20,000 people watched the game at the Sofia stadium "Slavia".

Sports | May 15, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 336

MALEEVA DEFEATED BY SERENA WILLIAMS AT GERMAN OPEN

Serena Williams bruised to German Open Quarterfinals beating Bulgarian Magdalena Maleeva to reach the quarter-finals of the German Open with a 7-6 6-4 win. Fourth seed Williams, warming up in Berlin for the French Open starting on May 27 moved past the un

Sports | May 9, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 360

JOVTCHEV WON GOLD AT EUROPEAN GYMNASTICS CHAMPIONSHIPS

Jordan Jovtchev, Bulgaria's best sportsman for 2001, became gold medalist on the rings at the men's European Gymnastics Championships April 28. won the silver medal in the all-around competition of the men's European Gymnastics Championships April 27.

Sports | April 28, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 518

BULGARIAN HIT DOUBLE GOLD AT EUROPEAN WEIGHTLIFTING CHAMPIONSHIP

World record-holder Georgi Markov pumped a combined total of 367.5 kilograms (808.

Sports | April 28, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 824

BULGARIA WITH GOLD AT EUROPEAN WEIGHTLIFTING CHAMPIONSHIP

Olympic gold medalist Galabin Boevski ranked first in the European Weightlifting Championship in Antalya, Turkey. He dominated the men's 69 kilogram weight-class both in the snatch and in the clean-and-jerk.

Sports | April 26, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1015

MEXICO SHUTS OUT BULGARIA, 1-0

Francisco Gabriel scored in the 90th minute, just three minutes after entering the game, as Mexico beat Bulgaria 1-0 in an exhibition game April 17 at 9:00 p.m.

Sports | April 18, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 465

MEXICO FIRST-TEAM TO FACE BULGARIA

Bulgarian football team coach Plamen Markov announced its 18-man roster for the upcoming friendly at Giants Stadium on Wednesday, April 17 at 9:00 p.m.

Sports | April 14, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 385

RADANOVA 3RD IN FINAL RANKING AT WORLD SHORT-TRACK CHAMPIONSHIP

Evgenia Radanova ranked third in the final ranking of the World short-track championship in Montreal, Canada. She collected 55 points, behind the Chinese Yang Yang A (105 pts.

Sports | April 9, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 340

BULGARIA'S GEORGIEV OUSTS LEGENDARY KARPOV BUT WAS DEFEATED BY LEKO

Bulgaria's Kiril Georgiev ousted the last of the former world champions when he beat the legendary Anatoly Karpov 2.5-1.

Sports | April 6, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 522

EUROSPORT AWARDS BG SHORT TRACK MEDALIST FROM SALT LAKE CITY

Evgenia Radanova, Bulgaria's two times short-track medalist from Salt Lake City, will be awarded by the satellite sports channel Eurosport for her contribution to promoting skating at the Olympic Games. It is a pleasure for us to inform you that at the ce

Sports | March 31, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 938

DAFOVSKA SECOND AT WORLD CUP BIATHLON RACE IN NORWAY

1998 Olympic champion, Bulgaria's Ekaterina Dafovska finished second after shooting clean in at the 7.5-kilometer World Cup race at Holmenkollen, Norway.

Sports | March 21, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 494

BULGARIA FIFTH AT WORLD FIGURE SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS, NAGANO

Albena Denkova and Maxim Staviyski, Bulgaria, ranked five in the combined results of the two compulsory ice dancing programs at the world figure skating championships in Nagano, Japan, March 19. The Bulgarian couple have two factored points so far.

Sports | March 19, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 691

BULGARIA'S POPOVA WON 15 KM RACE AT EUROPEAN BIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIPS

Bulgaria's Radka Popova won the women's 15-kilometer race at the European Biathlon Championships on March 9th. Popova was the only woman to miss only once, on the first standing station.

Sports | March 9, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 819

TEREZA MARINOVA WINS GOLD IN EUROPEAN INDOOR TRIPLE JUMP

Tereza Marinova won the women's triple jump gold medal at the European indoor athletics championships March 2. She took the first place with a season's best result - 14.

Sports | March 2, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 503

BULGARIA'S OLYMPIC DELEGATION CAME BACK FROM SALT LAKE CITY

The Bulgarian delegation, which participated in the Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Winter Games came back from the United States. Bulgaria's Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg officially greeted the Bulgarians upon their arrival.

Sports | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 439

GREECE CONFIRMED INTEREST IN BULGARIAN TRAINING CENTERS

The ministers of culture and sports or their representatives from nine European countries declared that they are ready to welcome the Olympic Flame relay on their territory for the 2004 Athens Olympics. At the meeting, which was hosted in Thessaloniki by

Sports | February 25, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 586

BULGARIA'S RADANOVA FIFTH AT WOMEN'S SHORT TRACK 1000M FINAL

Bulgaria's silver medalist from Salt Lake City Evgenia Radanova ended fifth at the women's short track 1000m final at the Olympic Games in the United States. Yang (A) Yang from China was first, followed by Ko Gi-Hyun from Korea and Yang (S) Yang from Chi

Sports | February 24, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 484

MEXICO TO PLAY FRIENDLY AGAINST BULGARIA IN WORLD CUP WARM-UP

Mexico will play Bulgaria instead of Macedonia in a World Cup warm-up in San Diego on March 13, the Mexican Football Federation (FMF) announced. The game against Macedonia was cancelled due to "internal problems currently faced by the Macedonian national

Sports | February 22, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 536

BULGARIA SECOND IN OLYMPICS-SHORT TRACK B FINAL

The Bulgarian team in the Olympics Women's 3,000m Short Track Speed Skating Relay in B final - Marina Georgieva, Anna Krasteva, Evgenia Radanova, Daniela Vlaeva finished second with 4:20.703, leaving behind United States team -Julie Goskowicz, Caroline Ha

Sports | February 21, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 625

BULGARIA SIX SECONDS AWAY FROM BRONZE IN WOMEN'S BIATHLON RELAY

Russia just pipped the Bulgarian women's biathlon team to bronze in the 4x7.5 km relay on Monday, leaving them fourth.

Sports | February 18, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 720
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