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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Sofia

Population

7,500,000

Size

110,994km²

Languages

  • Bulgarian

Bulgaria profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 1
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
1 1 3
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
2 1 9

Luke Campbell Team GB's Campbell secures medal

Luke Campbell is guaranteed an Olympic medal after beating Bulgaria's Detelin Dalakliev in his bantamweight semi-final.

5 Aug 12

Great Britain playing against Bulgaria Bulgaria beat GB volleyball men

Men's Volleyball

29 Jul 12

Great Britain's men produce a battling display on their Olympic debut but are beaten in straight sets by Bulgaria at Earls Court.

2012 dates for your diary

2 Jan 12

A guide to all the key events happening around the UK in the year London stages the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Bulgaria at the Olympics

63 London 2012 ranking

42 Beijing 2008 ranking

1896 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Wrestling 0 1 0 RANK 14
Boxing 0 0 1 RANK 16
View the London 2012 medal table for Bulgaria