Podcast in English
Text size
Bulgarian National Radio © 2024 All Rights Reserved

Bulgarian Viktoriya Tomova wins ITF tournament in Valencia


Viktoriya Tomova has won the tennis tournament in Valencia with a prize fund of 100,000 dollars, BGNES has reported. In the final, she prevailed 7:5, 6:3 over Jaqueline Adina Cristian from Romania.

The Bulgarian reached the title without losing a single set in her five matches. She adds 140 points to the world ranking and will climb to 79th place.

This is Tomova's eighth tournament win and third this year. Earlier in the season she triumphed in Zaragoza and Chicago.

Listen to the daily news from Bulgaria presented in "Bulgaria Today" podcast, available in Spotify.

More from category

Bulgarian tennis player Yanaki Milev qualifies for the final in Antalya

Yanaki Milev has qualified for the singles final of the tennis tournament on clay in Antalya (Turkey) with a prize fund of 15,000 dollars. Milev, seeded number 5, won against Svyatoslav Gulin (Russia) 6:2, 2:6, 6:4 for nearly two..

published on 3/2/24 3:15 PM

Badminton: The Stoeva sisters qualify for the quarter-finals in Mülheim

Stefani Stoeva and Gabriela Stoeva have qualified for the quarterfinals of the strong badminton tournament of the World Tour Super 300 series in Mülheim (Germany). The competition, with a prize fund of 210,000 dollars, is also a qualification for the..

published on 3/1/24 12:15 PM

Emma Neikova beats injury to become European sabre champion

Emma Neikova, 18, won the gold medal in sabre at the European Junior and Women's Fencing Championships in Naples a few days ago. 70 fencers from 21 countries took part in the competition.  Today she told the Bulgarian daily Telegraf that she won the..

published on 2/28/24 5:57 PM