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Pironkova drops out of Roland Garros in Paris

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Tsvetana Pironkova has finished her participation in the French Open after she lost 6-3, 3-6 and 2-6 in the women's second round against Elina Svitolina from Ukraine. After her participation in the tournament, the Bulgarian tennis player will add 70 points for the world rankings and receive 70,000 euros from the prize pool.

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