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Croatia’s Coric tests positive for COVID-19

Croatia’s Coric tests positive for COVID-19

Published 22/06/2020

(Reuters) - Croatia’s Borna Coric, who played in Novak Djokovic’s Adria Tour exhibition tournament at the weekend, said on Monday he had tested positive for [more…]

Australia striker Juric tests positive for COVID-19

Australia striker Juric tests positive for COVID-19

Published 22/06/2020

SOFIA (Reuters) - CSKA Sofia’s Australian striker Tomi Juric has tested positive for COVID-19, the 31-times Bulgarian champions said in a statement late on Sunday. [more…]

Bulgarian fossils show early arrival of Homo sapiens into Europe

Bulgarian fossils show early arrival of Homo sapiens into Europe

Published 12/05/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fragmentary bone fossils and a molar found in Bulgaria dated to roughly 45,000 years ago show that Homo sapiens populations swept into [more…]

Bulgarian Pulev to donate half of Joshua fight money to coronavirus medics

Bulgarian Pulev to donate half of Joshua fight money to coronavirus medics

Published 05/04/2020

(Reuters) - The IBF’s mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev said he will donate half of his purse from the world heavyweight title fight against Briton Anthony [more…]

Bulgaria adds charges of illegal antique possession against fugitive tycoon

Bulgaria adds charges of illegal antique possession against fugitive tycoon

Published 13/02/2020

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgarian prosecutors have pressed new charges including unlawful possession of antiques of historical value against fugitive gambling tycoon Vasil Bozhkov, one of [more…]

2020 Ballet Olympiade in Varna postponed due to lack of funding

2020 Ballet Olympiade in Varna postponed due to lack of funding

Published 06/02/2020

SOFIA (Reuters) - The 29th edition of the Varna International Ballet Competition, the oldest ballet competition in the world, has been postponed due to insufficient [more…]

Blind Bulgarian artist finds a way to keep painting

Blind Bulgarian artist finds a way to keep painting

Published 27/01/2020

PLOVDIV, Bulgaria (Reuters) - Stamen Karamfilov bends low over a canvas, adding the finishing touches to a woodland landscape - no mean feat considering the [more…]

Bulgaria to cull another 40,000 pigs in new African swine fever outbreak

Bulgaria to cull another 40,000 pigs in new African swine fever outbreak

Published 08/01/2020

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgarian veterinary authorities said on Wednesday they would cull 39,656 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a farm [more…]

Joshua says had health issue before first Ruiz fight

Joshua says had health issue before first Ruiz fight

Published 09/12/2019

(Reuters) - Briton Anthony Joshua, who reclaimed his world heavyweight titles with a clinical victory over Andy Ruiz Jr on Sunday, says a health issue [more…]

Beaten Ruiz wants Joshua rematch but others ahead in line

Beaten Ruiz wants Joshua rematch but others ahead in line

Published 08/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - A beaten Andy Ruiz Jr called for a rematch after Anthony Joshua won back an array of world heavyweight titles in Saudi [more…]