Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova Returns to WTA Top 100

Sports | March 21, 2016, Monday // 12:10| Views: | Comments: 0
  • Send to Kindle
Bulgaria: Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova Returns to WTA Top 100 File photo

The best Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova returned to the top 100 of the WTA ranking.

Pironkova occupies the 93th position with 722 points in the latest ranking released on Monday, climbing twelve places from her previous standing.

This progress is due to her performance at the San Antonio Open where the Bulgarian reached the semifinals.

Not having conceded a set in the first three matches of the tournament, Pironkova succumbed to Misaki Doi from Japan with 4:6, 6:2, 4:6. The Japanese then went on to win the title.

Meanwhile, the highest ranking Bulgarian male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov dropped two positions in the latest ATP ranking and currently occupies the 28th place with 1385 points.

 

Sports » Be a reporter: Write and send your article
Tags: Bulgaria, tennis, Tsvetana Pironkova, Grigor Dimitrov, WTA, atp, ranking, San Antonio Open
Expats.bg All Are Welcome! Join Now!
Advertisement
Advertisement
Please, log in to post a comment.
» To the forumComments (0)
Bulgaria news Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria