2 Stefka Kostadinova(High jumper)
Stefka Kostadinova is a Bulgarian former athlete whose world record of 2.09 metres in high jump has stood since 1987. One of the most respected athletes from Bulgaria, Kostadinova has won an Olympic gold medal, two gold medals in World Championships, five gold medals in World Indoor Championships, and four gold medals in European Indoor Championships.
3 Ivet Lalova-Collio(Sprinter)
4 Magdalena Maleeva(Tennis player)
5 Yordanka Donkova(Hurdling Athletic)
6 Viktoriya Tomova(Tennis player)
7 Manuela Maleeva(Tennis player)
While she initially represented Bulgaria, former world number 3 tennis star Manuela Maleeva began playing for Switzerland after her marriage to Swiss tennis coach François Fragnière. Politically vocal, the Olympic bronze medalist co-established the party Yes, Bulgaria! She also owns a foundation that helps disabled children.