Bulgarian International

The Bulgarian International is an annual international badminton championships held in Bulgaria since 1985. It was halted between 1996 and 1998, and in 2000. The tournament belongs to the Badminton Europe elite circuit and become the highest level badminton tournament in Bulgaria. The Bulgarian International changed its title to Bulgarian Open in 2017, to differentiate it from the second tournament in the country which is now known as Bulgarian International.

Previous winnersEdit

Year Men's singles Women's singles Men's doubles Women's doubles Mixed doubles
1985   Heinz Fischer   Monika Cassens   Heinz Fischer
  Jeliazko Valkov
  Monika Cassens
  Kerstin Bohn
  Thomas Mundt
  Monika Cassens
1986   Helle Andersen   Thomas Lund
  Max Gandrup
  Susanne Pedersen
  Tanja Berg
1987   Jacek Hankiewicz   Monika Cassens   Peter Buch Jensen
  Karsten Wolfgang
  Monika Cassens
  Angela Michalowski
  Kai Abraham
  Petra Michalowsky
1988   Jin Feng   Lin Yanfen   Lin Jian
  Fu Qiang
  Lin Yanfen
  Zhang Wanling
  Li Jian
  Gao Meifeng
1989   Liang Zhiofang   Yu Lizhi
  Zheng Shouta
  Chi Bing
  Lin Yanfen
1990   Andrey Antropov   Irina Serova   Andrey Antropov
  Nikolai Zuyev
  Diana Koleva
  Hellene Kirkegaard
  Nikolai Zuyev
  Irina Serova
1991   Robert Liljeqvist   Markus Keck
  Michael Helber
  Andrea Findhammer
  Anne-Katrin Seid
  Markus Keck
  Anne-Katrin Seid
1992   Anatoliy Skripko   Victoria Hristova   Svetoslav Stoyanov
  Mihail Popov
  Nelly Nedjalkova
  Reni Asenova
  Svetoslav Stoyanov
  Raina Tzvetkova
1993   Hannes Fuchs   Irina Serova   Mikhail Korschuk
  Vitaliy Shmakov
  Tatiana Gerasimovitch
  Vlada Chernyavskaya
  Vitaliy Shmakov
  Vlada Chernyavskaya
1994   Katarzyna Krasowska   Robert Mateusiak
  Damian Plawecki
  Elena Nozdran
  Victoria Evtuschenko
  Vladislav Druzchenko
  Victoria Evtuschenko
1995   Anders Nielsen   Elena Nozdran   Thomas Reidy
  Kevin Han
  Diana Koleva
  Nelly Nedjalkova
1996
1998
No competition
1999   Kasper Ødum   Elena Nozdran   Joachim Tesche
  Christian Mohr
  Diana Koleva
  Nelly Nedjalkova
  Valerij Streltsov
  Natalia Golovkina
2000 No competition
2001   Richard Vaughan   Petya Nedelcheva   Peter Jeffrey
  Ian Palenthorpe
  Liza Parker
  Suzanne Rayappan
  Robert Blair
  Natalie Munt
2002   Stanislav Pukhov   Elena Suchareva   Stanislav Pukhov
  Nikolai Zuyev
  Natalia Gorodnicheva
  Marina Yakusheva
  Nikolai Zuyev
  Marina Yakusheva
2003   Shoji Sato   Petya Nedelcheva   Thomas Roejkjaer Jensen
  Tommy Sörensen
  Petya Nedelcheva
  Nely Boteva
  Dimitry Miznikov
  Natalia Golovkina
2004   Nathan Rice   Elizabeth Cann   Ruben Gordown Khosadalina
  Aji Basuki Sindoro
  Ragna Ingolfsdottir
  Sara Jonsdottir
  Steve Foster
  Jenny Wallwork
2005   Joachim Fischer Nielsen   Petya Nedelcheva   Mihail Popov
  Svetoslav Stoyanov
  Petya Nedelcheva
  Diana Dimova
  Vladimir Metodiev
  Petya Nedelcheva
2006   Sergei Ivlev   Linda Zechiri   Rasmus Mangor Andersen
  Peter Buur Steffensen
  Tim Dettmann
  Annekatrin Lillie
2007   Jan Fröhlich   Petya Nedelcheva   Robert Mateusiak
  Michał Łogosz
  Nina Vislova
  Valeria Sorokina
  Alexander Nikolaenko
  Nina Vislova
2008   Yuichi Ikeda   Vitaliy Durkin
  Alexandr Nikolaenko
2009   Rune Ulsing   Kasper Faust Henriksen
  Anders Kristiansen
  Petya Nedelcheva
  Anastasia Russkikh
  Robert Mateusiak
  Nadieżda Kostiuczyk
2010   Przemyslaw Wacha   Marcus Ellis
  Peter Mills
  Evgeniy Dremin
  Anastasia Russkikh
2011   Linda Zechiri   Liang Jui-wei
  Liao Kuan-hao
  Heather Olver
  Mariana Agathangelou
  Valeriy Atrashchenkov
  Anna Kobceva
2012 IC   Kestutis Navickas   Petya Nedelcheva   Robert Blair
  Tan Bin Shen
  Gabriela Stoeva
  Stefani Stoeva
  Michael Fuchs
  Birgit Michels
2013 IC   Emil Holst   Beatriz Corrales   Lukasz Moren
  Wojciech Szkudlarczyk
  Robert Blair
  Imogen Bankier
2014 IC   Marc Zwiebler   Selvanus Geh
  Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
  Della Destiara Haris
  Gebby Ristiyani Imawan
  Fran Kurniawan
  Komala Dewi
2015 IC   Pablo Abián   Olga Konon   Raphael Beck
  Peter Kaesbauer
  Gabriela Stoeva
  Stefani Stoeva
  Robert Mateusiak
  Nadiezda Zieba
2016 IS   Patrick Bjerregaard   Clara Azurmendi   Pakin Kuna-Anuvit
  Natthapat Trinkajee
  Cemre Fere
  Neslihan Kilic
  Rodion Alimov
  Alina Davletova
2017 IS   Lakshya Sen   Neslihan Yigit   Mathias Thyrri
  Søren Toft Hansen
  Gabriela Stoeva
  Stefani Stoeva
  Alex Vlaar
  Iris Tabeling
2018 IS   Toma Junior Popov   Christo Popov
  Toma Junior Popov
  Alex Vlaar
  Mariya Mitsova
2019 IS   Eloi Adam
  Julien Maio
  Bengisu Erçetin
  Nazlıcan İnci
  Joshua Hurlburt-Yu
  Josephine Wu

Performances by nationEdit

Top Nations
Pos Nation MS WS MD WD XD Total
1   Bulgaria 0 11 1.5 12.5 3.5 28.5
2   Russia 2 1 2 4 5 14
3   Denmark 5 1 6 1.5 0 13.5
4   China 2 2 2 2 2 10
5   Germany 1 1 3 1 3 9
  Poland 3 1 3 0 2 9
7   England 2 1 2 2 1.5 8.5
8   Ukraine 0 2 0 1 5 8
9   East Germany 0 2 0 2 3 7
10   Austria 4 1 0.5 0 0 5.5
11   France 2 0 3 0 0 5
  Soviet Union 1 2 1 0 1 5
  Turkey 0 3 0 2 0 5
14   Indonesia 0 0 2 1 1 4
  Spain 1 3 0 0 0 4
16   Belarus 0 0 1 1 1 3
17   Japan 2 0 0 0 0 2
  Scotland 0 0 0.5 0 1.5 2
19   Canada 0 0 0 0 1 1
  Chinese Taipei 0 0 1 0 0 1
  CIS 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Czech Republic 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Finland 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Iceland 0 0 0 1 0 1
  India 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Lithuania 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Thailand 0 0 1 0 0 1
  United States 0 0 1 0 0 1
  Wales 1 0 0 0 0 1
30   Malaysia 0 0 0.5 0 0 0.5
  Netherlands 0 0 0 0 0.5 0.5
Total 31 31 31 31 31 155

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