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Kosovo Football Triumphs Highlight Desperate Need for Investment

Major successes in only a few years

Kosovo football fans celebrate the win against Bulgaria ibn Prishtina bars, on 10 June 2019. Photo: Atdhe Mulla

Along with tiny Gibraltar, the Kosovo team is the youngest in Europe, having been admitted to the world football federation, FIFA, and to Europe's UEFA, only three years ago.

5 Medals for Bulgarian Students at the Physics Olympiad in Riga

With five medals - one gold, two silver and two bronze - the Bulgarian participants from the Third European Physics Olympics, which took place from 31 May to 4 June in the Latvian capital Riga, returned. The competition was attended by more than 180 students from 36 countries, the press center of the Ministry of Education and Science said.

Bulgaria Ranks 5th Among the 28 Member States of the EU on Economic Growth

Bulgaria ranks fifth among the 28 member states of the European Union on economic growth.

In the first quarter of this year, GDP growth was 1.2%. Before our country is Croatia, whose economy grew by 1.8% in the same period, followed by Hungary and Poland by 1.5% and Romania by 1.3%.

Grigor Dimitrov Will Face Stan Wawrinka In the Third Round of the French Open

Bulgaria's best tennis player Grigor Dimitrov scored a difficult victory 6-7 (3), 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-3 over Croatian No. 11 seed Marin Cilic and qualified for the third round of Roland Garros tennis tournament. Dimitrov will play for the fourth time in his career in the third round of the French Open where he will face Stan Wawrinka (Switzerland).

Dimitar Berbatov Claims He Can Become Manchester United’s Technical Director

 

Bulgaria's record goal-scorer, Dimitar Berbatov, is fondly remembered by Manchester United fans. He scored 56 times for the club across four seasons, including 20 league goals in a Golden Boot-winning season when United secured the Premier League title in 2011.

Grigor Dimitrov Lost in the First Round in Geneva

Dimitrov lost to Argentine Federico Delbonis Delbonis with 6-1, 4-6, 2-6, reported NOVA TV. 

Grigor Dimitrov was eliminated in the first round of the ATP 250 series in Geneva, after losing to Argentine Federico Delbonis with 6-1, 4-6, 2-6. Bulgaria's first rocket started the qualification race where it won two victories, but today he was stopped by the 84th in the world - Delbonis

Grigor Dimitrov Climbed One Place In The ATP World Rankings

Bulgaria's best tennis player Grigor Dimitrov climbed one place in the World Tennis Association (ATP) world rankings. Current ranking for Grigor Dimitrov is ATP 47.

The 28-year-old Bulgarian overcame the qualities of the ATP 250 tournament in Geneva Open and tonight will play against Argentine Federico Delbonis in the first round of the main circuit in Switzerland.

Bulgaria’s National Chemistry Team Earned 3 medals in Saint Petersburg

Bulgaria's National Chemistry Team earned one gold and two silver medals at the 53rd International Mendeleev Chemistry Olympiad in Saint Petersburg, Russia. A total of 150 young people from 29 European, Asian and African countries participated at the International Chemistry Olympiad. 

Newcomer Bulgaria Looks To Make Some Noise In First VNL

Bulgaria's women's national team is the rookie for 2019 FIVB Volleyball Nations League. 

The squad joins the tournament for the first time after qualifying through the FIVB Challenger Cup, where it pipped Colombia to the qualification slot. It's an exciting time for an up-and-coming team eager to showcase its potential on the global volleyball stage. 

Bulgarian Football Legend Dies Aged 77

Bulgaria's football legend Dinko Dermendzhiev - Chico died a month before turning 78. Earlier this morning, in the small hours of 1 May, the iconic player and coach of Botev Plovdiv club died after a two-month struggle with the effects of a stroke, Botev Plovdiv site reported.

Bulgaria's Grozdeva Wins 15th ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup Gold Medal

Bulgaria's Maria Grozdeva earned her 15th International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Rifle and Pistol World Cup gold medal after triumphing in the women's 25 metre pistol final in Beijing today.

The two-time Olympic champion scored 36 hits out of 50 at the Beijing Shooting Range Hall to top the podium and secure a Tokyo 2020 quota place. 

Bulgaria's Rhythmic Gymnastics Ensemble Won Gold in Baku

The ensemble of Bulgaria won the gold medals of the mixed combination with hoops and clubs at the World Cup in rhythmic gymnastics in Baku. Our representatives received an estimate of 25,550.

Simona Dyankova, Madlen Radukanova, Stefani Kiriakova, Laura Traats and Erika Zafirova outpaced the Russian squad (25,250 points), and the Ukranians won the bronze medal (25,150).

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