Judo in Bulgaria

Judo in Bulgaria in on the way back with good results by young judoka Denislav Ivanov who won the world title in 2015. Betina Temelkova and Tsvetelina Tsvetanova won bronze medals at World Cadet Championships. Best judoka of Bulgaria is Ivaylo Ivanov who finished 7th at the Olympic Games in Rio. Georgi Georgiev won Olympic bronze in 2004. Dimitar Zapryanov and Ilyan Nedkov won Olympic medals in Moscow 1980. Georghi Petrov was a good judoka in the eighties winning World medals. The most important event is the Judo European Open in Sofia.

Judo legends B S G

  • Dimitar Zapryanov
  • 230
  • Georghi Petrov
  • 211
  • Tsvetana Bozhilova
  • 710
  • Georgi Georgiev
  • 400
  • Iliyan Nedkov
  • 200

Dimitar Zapryanov - Super star

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Yanislav Gerchev
  • 120
  • Ivaylo Ivanov
  • 300

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
European Open SofiaWCupSofia4 Feb 2017
Bulgarian Championships SofiaNCSofia9 Apr 2016
Bulgarian U23 Championships SofiaN23Sofia27 Feb 2016
Bulgarian U21 Championships SofiaNJunSofia13 Feb 2016
European Open SofiaWCupSofia30 Jan 2016

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Nikolay Velichkov27 May 199423 years
Stoyan Nedelchev28 May 198631 years
Iakim Rankov28 May 197146 years
Vesselina Genova28 May 197047 years
Ivan Bishkarov29 May 199720 years

Partners

First description Second description Third description Four description
Result City Date
3Warsaw22 Apr
1Antalya9 Apr
5Düsseldorf26 Feb
1Rio de Janeiro2016
3Guadalajara2016