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  • 2015 Sofia Marathon to be held on October 4
    October 2, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The annual Sofia Marathon will be held on October 4 2015, starting at 10am from Vassil Levski national stadium. The distances include a 3km fun run, an 8.4km event, a […]

  • Dimitrov knocked out in US Open second round
    September 3, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Grigor Dimitrov lost in the second round of the US Open against Kazakhstan’s Mikhail Kukushkin in a five-set marathon that went on for three hours and 38 minutes and ended […]

  • PAOK confirm signing of ex-United striker Berbatov
    September 2, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Former Tottenham and Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov has joined Greek football team PAOK, the club said on September 2. Berbatov, 34, was released by Monaco after his contract expired […]

  • Dimitrov powers through in US Open first round
    August 31, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov made short work of Australian qualifier Matthew Ebden in the first round of the US Open on August 31, winning in straight sets (6-4, 6-2, 6-4) in […]

  • Dimitrov stumbles against Murray in Cincinnati
    August 21, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Grigor Dimitrov’s disappointing season continued with a third-round exit at the Cincinnati Masters, losing to world number two Andy Murray 6-4, 6-7, 5-7 despite going two breaks up in each […]

  • Beijing to host 2022 Winter Olympic Games
    July 31, 2015, by VOANews

    The International Olympic Committee has chosen Beijing as host of the 2022 winter Olympic Games, over Almaty, Kazakhstan, the only other contender in the bid for an increasingly expensive event. […]

  • Dimitrov ousted by Gasquet at Wimbledon
    July 3, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Grigor Dimitrov’s terrible year continued with a third-round exit at Wimbledon and a straight-sets loss against France’s Richard Gasquet (3-6, 4-6, 4-6). There was little to separate the two players […]

  • Dimitrov breezes through Wimbledon first round
    June 29, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov made short work of his first-round opponent at the Wimbledon Championships on June 29, defeating Argentina’s Federico Delbonis in straight sets 6-3, 6-0, 6-4. A semi-finalist here […]