Bulgaria’s best tennis player Grigor Dimitrov qualified for the third round of Wimbledon 2017 Tennis Tournament. The number 13 seeded Dimitrov defeated 6:3; 6:2; 6:1 Marcos Baghdatis (Cyprus) in a match of the second round of Wimbledon 2017 that lasted for 105 minutes. Dimitrov won his 8th victory in nine matches against Baghdatis. Grigor earned GBP 90,000 of the prize fund and 90 points for the world rankings. Grigor Dimitrov will face in the third round John Isner (USA) or Dudi Sela (Israel).
Bulgaria’s Isabella Shinikova has dropped out of the semifinals of the clay court tennis tournament in Hammamet, Tunisia with USD 15,000 in prize money. Shinikova lost to Maria Fernanda Herazo Gonzalez, Columbia by 6-3, 2-6 3-6 in just over two..
Only 3 percent of Bulgarians are physically active, said Yoanna Dochevska, chair of the Bulgarian Sports Development Association and added: “There are many reasons - many say they cannot afford it or that there are no sporting facilities. We..
Sesil Karatancheva had dropped out of the tennis tournament in Albuquerque, USA with USD 80,000 in prize money. The Bulgarian tennis player dropped out in the quarterfinals after losing to Emina Bektas, USA by 4-6, 7-6, 4-6. Thus Sesil..