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: (2) April 13th-14, 2024
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (8) March 28th -December 8th, 1991
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (2) April 13th-14, 2024
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

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
1GKDimitar DimitrovIrbis-Skate Sofia
20GKAndrea KarabadjakovTSV Erding (GER)
17DKonstantin DikovIrbis-Skate Sofia
7DYanaki GatchevIrbis-Skate Sofia
21DDan GeorgievNSA Sofia
4DIvaylo GeorgievNSA Sofia
9DStanislav MuhachevIrbis-Skate Sofia
6DMartin RaynovRum River Mallards (USA)
14DAexander StamenovColorado Rampage (USA)
14DAeks StoilovGrey Highlands Hawks  (Can)
8FWMario AtanasovNSA Sofia
13FWVeselin DikovIrbis-Skate Sofia
19FWDaniel DilkovIrbis-Skate Sofia
2FWAngel DzhorovCSKA Sofia
24FWTomislav GeorgievIrbis-Skate Sofia
10FWIvan HodulovCSKA Sofia
23FWGeorgi IskrenovGrand Rapids Griffins (USA)
12FWMartin NakovIrbis-Skate Sofia
16FWMartin NikolovNSA Sofia
5FWAleksandre StanimirovEC Bad Nauheim
18FWNikoa TchaliovVasas HC (HUN)
24FWAlexey YotovGazovik Tyumen (RUS)
 HCTomas Ceperko(04/21/24)

 

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

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
20GKAngelina DimovaSlavia Sofia
1GKMonika NedyalkovaIrbis-Skate Sofia
17DStefani BaykushevaIrbis-Skate Sofia
23DZornica Dikova NSA Sofia
19DMaya GeorgievaSlavia Sofia
22DVanesa Georgieva NSA Sofia
8DYana TumbevaIrbis-Skate Sofia
4FWSimona AsparhovaSlavia Sofia
5FWSevgyul ChobanLevski Sofia
6FWDesislava DankovaSlavia Sofia
2FWKalina DimovaSlavia Sofia
7FWPaulina GeorgievaIce Devils Sofia
12FWKarina KozarovaEindhoven High Techs (NED)
15FWKalina LichevaSlavia Sofia
16FWEmanuela PetkovaIrbis-Skate Sofia
10FWPolya PetrovaSlavia Sofia
14FWMaria RunevskaSlavia Sofia
13FWAya SpasovaNSA Sofia
9FWAleksandra StefanovaIrbis-Skate Sofia
14FWStefani StoyanovSlavia Sofia
 HCBorislav Blagoev (03/10/24)

 

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: December 17th, 1970, 14-0 win over CHZ Litvinov
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: (4) December 17th-21st, 1970
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: 14-0 to CHZ Litvinov December 17th, 1970

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
20GKAndrea KarabadjakovTSV Erding (GER)
1GKKaloyan StoyanovCSKA Sofia
4DBogomil DikovNSA Sofia
94DKalin GeorgievCSKA Sofia
97DKaloyan MitrikovNSA Sofia
66DBoris MladenovSlavia Sofia
5DDenis MladenovSlavia Sofia
3DBoyan StefanovCSKA Sofia
95DTino TomovNSA Sofia
17FWLyudmil AsparuhovEC Bad Nauheim (GER)
22FWAleksandar KozhuharovSlavia Sofia
19FWGeorgi KrushichkiNSA Sofia
44FWDayan McMullenIrbis-Skate Sofia
13FWKristian PandilovNSA Sofia
9FWDenis PeychevCSKA Sofia
15FWStefan PirotskiFairbanks Ice Dogs (USA)
6FWAleksandar StanimirovEC Bad Nauheim (GER)
19FWNikolai TchaliovVasas SC (HUN)
11FWBojidar TchechankovNSA Sofia
18FWAntani TodorovEC Bad Nauheim (GER)
2FWVasil ValchevNSA Sofia
HCDerek Eisler(01/21/24)

 

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Bulgarian Ice Hockey Federation

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