Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov Reaches Quarter-Finals in Eastbourne

Sports | June 15, 2011, Wednesday // 20:37
Bulgaria: Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov Reaches Quarter-Finals in Eastbourne Grigor Dimitrov has reached the quarter-finals of the Eastbourne tournament. Photo by EPA/BGNES

Bulgaria's best male tennis player Grigor Dimitrov, aka Grisho, has made it to the quarter-finals of the tennis tournament in Eastbourne, England.

On Wednesday, Dimitrov, who is 64th in the world ranking, crushed the 38th in the world Kevin Anderson from South Africa.

Dimitrov beat Anderson 6:3, 6:2 in just one hour. Wednesday's win has brought Grisho 45 points for the world ranking and has guaranteed him EUR 11 550 out of the total tournament fund of EUR 462 675.

In the quarter-final Grisho will face the winner of the match between Janko Tipsarevic from Serbia and Mikhail Kukushkin from Kazakhstan.

We need your support so Novinite.com can keep delivering news and information about Bulgaria! Thank you!

Sports » Be a reporter: Write and send your article
Tags: Grigor Dimitrov, tennis
Expats.bg All Are Welcome! Join Now!
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