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 Irbis-Skate Sofia
25 GK Andrea Karabadjakov Slavia Sofia
4 D Bogomil Dikov NSA Sofia
18 D Konstantin Dikov South Shore Kings (USA)
4 D Ivaylo Georgiev NSA Sofia
41 D Martin Raynov  Rum River Mallards (USA)
93 D Alexander Stamenov CSKA Sofia
2 D Yavor Tomov Irbis-Skate Sofia
8 FW Mario Atanasov NSA Sofia
9 FW Veselin Dikov Irbis-Skate Sofia
6 FW Yanaki Gatchev Irbis-Skate Sofia
17 FW Aleksandar Gatsev NSA Sofia
69 FW Dan Georgiev CSKA Sofia
15 FW Tomislav Georgiev Irbis-Skate Sofia
42 FW Aleksandar Kozhuharov Slavia Sofia
12 FW Martin Nakov Sportul Studentesc (ROM)
13 FW Alexandar Nikolov NSA Sofia
16 FW Martin Nikolov NSA Sofia
99 FW Nikolai Tchaliov DEAC (HUN)
22 FW Miroslav Vasilev Pforzheim Bisons (GER)
  HC Ivaylo Velev (04/17/22)

 

Women’s National Team
IIHF Member: July 25th, 1960
History:
Bulgaria Women Official Results
Bulgaria Women Unofficial Results
Bulgaria Women Scoring Leaders
Other Facts
First Official Game Played: September 2nd, 2008, 41-0 loss to Italy
Firs Unofficial Game Played: May 15th, 2021 5-2 loss to Serbia
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
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak: (2) May 15th-16th, 2021
Biggest Official Win: 6-1 over Ireland March 18th, 2012
Biggest Official Loss: 82 -0 to Slovakia September 6th, 2008
Biggest Unofficial Loss: 5-2 to Serbia May 15th, 2021

 

# P ROSTER TEAMS
25 GK Paulina Georgieva Ice Devils Sofia
1 GK Katrin Stankova HC Varna (RUS)
17 GK Stefani Baykusheva Ibris-Skate Sofia
21 D Nikol Dilova Ice Devils Sofia
12 D Zhasmin Dimitrova Slavia Sofia
22 D Vanesa Georgieva NSA Sofia
3 D Andreya Kotseva Valdemoro IT (ESP)
13 D Tina Lisichkova CG Puigcerda (ESP)
6 FW Desislava Dankova Slavia Sofia
9 FW Victoria Dimitrova Slavia Sofia
2 FW Kalina Dimova Slavia Sofia
16 FW Mihaela Krumova Slavia Sofia
23 FW Lidia Monova Slavia Sofia
8 FW Regina Ovcharova Slavia Sofia
10 FW Polya Petrova Balkan Botevgrad
24 FW Aleksandra Popov Irbis-Skate Sofia
14 FW Maria Runevska Slavia Sofia
15 FW Elena Todorova Slavia Sofia
7 FW Mirela Zareve Slavia Sofia
  HC Krasimir Monov (04/03/22)

 

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
25 GK Atanas Dimov NSA Sofia
1 GK Andy Karabadjakov HC Slavia Sofia
23 D Anton Antonov HC Levski Sofia
9 D Bogomil Dikov NSA Sofia
6 D Kaloyan Dikov Irbis-Skate Sofia
16 D Lyudmul Dobrev CSKA Sofia
13 D Alexander Nikolov NSA Sofia
14 D Alexander Stamenov CSKA Sofia
24 D Yavor Tomov Irbis-Skate Sofia
10 FW Musi Abdi NSA Sofia
19 FW Nikola Chalyov DEAC (Hun)
11 FW Bozhidar Cheshankov NSA Sofia
20 FW Dimitar Iliev NSA Sofia
22 FW Aleksandar Kozhuharo HC Slavia Sofia
5 FW Borislav Kutlev NSA Sofia
3 FW Anton Mitev Irbis-Skate Sofia
7 FW Preslav Mitrikov NSA Sofia
12 FW Martin Nakov CS Sportul Studentesc (ROM)
13 FW Aleksandar Petkov NSA Sofia
17 FW Denis Peychev HK Lev Slany U17 (CZE)
21 FW Stefan Pirotski CSKA Sofia
15 FW Kaloyan Stoyanov Okanagan HC Europe U18 (AUT)
5 FW Vasil Valchev NSA Sofia
HC Svetlin Stoev (01/06/22)

 

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Bulgarian Ice Hockey Federation

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