Ice Hockey in Bulgaria

Ice Hockey in Bulgaria is governed by the Bulgarian Ice Hockey Federation. Bulgaria has been a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation since 1960. Bulgaria Men’s national team made their International debut in 1942 and participated in one Olympic Games 1976. The Women and Junior teams made their debuts in 2008 & 1983. This page shows the history of the Men’s, Women & Junior national teams.


Men’s National Team
IIHF Member: July 25th, 1960
History:
Bulgaria Men Official Results
Bulgaria Men Unofficial Results
Bulgaria Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: January 17th, 1942, 4-2 win over Yugoslavia
First Unofficial Game Played: March 6th, 1958, 9-3 loss to Soviet Wings
Longest Official Winning Streak: (8) April 19th, 2018-April 28th, 2019
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak: (1) April 6th, 2018
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (8) March 28th -December 8th, 1991
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (1) April 6th, 2018
Longest Official Losing Streak: (18) April 12th, 1992-March 26th, 1995
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak: (10) March 6th, 1958-December 28th, 1971
Biggest Official Win: 20-0 over Turkey March 28th,1998
Biggest Unofficial Win: 6-0 over France Espoirs January 8th, 1986
Biggest Official Loss: 31-0 to Kazakhstan & Ukraine March 25th-26th,1994
Biggest Unofficial Loss: 17-3 to Avtomobilist Sverdlovsk February 21st, 1986

 

# P ROSTER TEAMS
1 GK Dimitar Dimitrov NSA Sofia
25 GK Ivan Stoyadnov HK Maribor (SLO)
8 D Vasil Bachvarov Irbis-Skate Sofia
12 D Ivaylo Georgiev Slavia Sofia
4 D Martin Perchemliev NSA Sofia
10 FW Musa Abdi NSA Sofia
18 FW Tareq Abdi North York Renegades (CAN)
14 FW Mario Atanasov NSA Sofia
5 FW Martin Borisov CSKA Sofia
13 FW Veselin Dikov Irbis-Skate Sofia
7 FW Yanaki Gatchev Irbis-Skate Sofia
16 FW Aleksandar Gatsev NSA Sofia
15 FW Tomislav Georgiev Irbis-Skate Sofia
3 FW Ivelin Ivanov NSA Sofia
23 FW Martin Nakov NSA Sofia
9 FW Ivailo Penchev Irbis-Skate Sofia
11 FW Simeon Tsitselkov NSA Sofia
22 FW Miroslav Vasilev BK Mlada Boleslav (CZE)
21 FW Kristian Veselinov NSA Sofia
  HC Stanislav Kanchev (12/12/19)

 

Women’s National Team
IIHF Member: July 25th, 1960
History:
Bulgaria Women Official Results
Bulgaria Women Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: September 2nd, 2008, 41-0 loss to Italy
Longest Official Winning Streak: (2) December 5th-7th, 2019
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (2) December 5th-7th, 2019
Longest Official Losing Streak: (10) March 22nd, 2014-December 16th, 2016
Biggest Official Win: 6-1 over Ireland March 18th, 2012
Biggest Official Loss: 82 -0 to Slovakia September 6th, 2008

 

# P ROSTER TEAMS
25 GK Paulina Georgieva Ice Devils Sofia
20 GK Petya Simeonova Slavia Sofia
21 D Nikol Dilova NSA Sofia
22 D Vanesa Georgieva NSA Sofia
3 D Andreya Kotseva Valdemoro IT (ESP)
4 D Karina Kozarova Eindhoven High Techs (NED)
13 D Tina Lisichkova Milenio Logrono (ESP)
2 D Stefani Stoyanova NSA Sofia
6 FW Desislava Dankova NSA Sofia
9 FW Victoria Dimitrova Levski Sofia
14 FW Anna Evstatieva Levski Sofia
22 FW Venesa Georgieva NSA Sofia
11 FW Amaliya Koleva NSA Sofia
16 FW Mihaela Krumova NSA Sofia
18 FW Veronika Metanova Concordia University (CAN)
23 FW Lidia Monova Slavia Sofia
8 FW Regina Ovcharova Slavia Sofia
24 FW Aleksandra Popov Irbis-Skate Sofia
5 FW Marina Stoimenova Ice Devils Sofia
15 FW Elena Todorova Irbis-Skate Sofia
7 FW Mirela Zareve NSA Sofia
  HC Krasimir Monov (12/03/19)

 

U20 National Team
IIHF Member: July 25th, 1960
History:
Bulgaria U20 Official Results
Bulgaria U20 Unofficial Results
Bulgaria U20 Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: January 16th,1983, 3-2 loss to Hungary
First Unofficial Game Played: March 26th, 1984, 5-0 win over Italy B
Longest Official Winning Streak: (5) March 22nd, 1987-March 23,1988
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak: (3) March 26th, 1984-December 20th, 2014
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (5) March 22nd, 1987-March 23,1988
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (3) March 26th, 1984-December 20th, 2014
Longest Official Losing Streak: (22) January 6th, 2006-January 15th, 2011
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak: (1) December 21st, 2014
Biggest Official Win: 22-1 over Greece December 28th,1990
Biggest Unofficial Win: 5-0 over Italy B March 26th, 1984
Biggest Official Loss: 27-0 to Estonia January 6th, 2002
Biggest Unofficial Loss: 4-3 to Macedonia NT December 21st, 2014

 

# P ROSTER TEAMS
1 GK Ivan Stoynov HK Maribor (SLO)
25 GK Nikola Iliev BK Mlada Boleslav (CZE)
17 D Konstantin Dikov Okanagan Hockey Academy (CAN)
19 D Nikolai Dimov CSKA Sofia
5 D Shon-Trevor -Isa CSKA Sofia
7 D Martin Perchemliev NSA Sofia
16 D Miklos-Ivan Plajner KMH Budapest (HUN)
23 D Kaloyan Vachkov Nassjo HC (SWE)
10 FW Musa Adbi NSA Sofia
8 FW Mario Atanasov NSA Sofia
15 FW Martin Borisov NSA Sofia
2 FW Angel Dzhorov CSKA Sofia
3 FW Ivelin Ivanov NSA Sofia
21 FW Damyan Minev Team Cavalier (USA)
12 FW Martin Nakov NSA Sofia
13 FW Alexandar Nikolov NSA Sofia
11 FW Simeon Tsitselkov NSA Sofia
22 FW Miroslav Vasilev BK Mlada Boleslav (CZE)
HC Stanislav Kanchev (01/12/20)

 

Homepage:
Bulgarian Ice Hockey Federation

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