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June 2, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Health Minister Kiril Ananiev said on June 2 that he approved the plans to resume domestic professional football matches starting June 5, with some restrictions on attendance numbers. Ananiev’s […]

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Coronavirus: Bulgaria football matches, other sports events suspended

March 13, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) said on March 13 that it was suspending all matches in the two divisions of its professional league until April 13, in ...

Bulgaria’s Bansko to host additional downhill alpine skiing World Cup race

January 7, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s winter resort of Bansko will host three women’s alpine skiing World Cup races on January 24-26, after being awarded the downhill race f ...

Kenya’s Tuei, Ethiopian Shegae win 2019 Sofia Marathon

October 14, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Kenya’s Hosea Tuei won the men’s 2019 Sofia Marathon on October 13 in a tight finish against Marocco’s Youssef Sbaai, while Ethiopia ...

  • Kenyans Kiplagat, Matebo win 2018 Sofia Marathon
    October 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Stephen Kiplagat of Kenya won the 2018 Sofia Marathon on October 14, setting a new course record of two hours, 14 minutes and six seconds, nearly a minute faster than […]

  • Sofia Marathon 2018 draws record number of participants
    October 11, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    This year’s Sofia Marathon, to be held on several of the Bulgarian capital city’s major boulevards on October 14, will have the largest starting field yet, with more than 4000 […]

  • Bulgaria grabs away win in first Uefa Nations League match
    September 7, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria won its first match in the Nations League, the new Uefa tournament replacing international friendly matches, 2-1 against Slovenia on September 6, thanks to Bozhidar Kraev’s brace and a […]