Tsvetana Pironkova will play against Caroline Wozniacki atthe semifinals of Qatar Airways Tournament of Champions. This became a fact, after Pironkova incurred a loss – 7-5, 1-6, 3-6 in the last match in group “Sredetz”.The other semifinal will be between Roberta Vinci and Nadia Petrova.
Tsvetana Pironkova secures her place in the semi-finals at Qatar Airways Tournament of Champions in advance. This became a fact, after the Russian Maria Kirilenko pulled out due to upper respiratory illness. Continue Reading »
Pironkova was signing autographs for half an hour at Arena Armeec Sofia delighting fans of all ages.
Bulgaria’s best tennis player signed cards, tennis balls, rackets and posters at the stand of Head. More than a hundred fans turned up and queued outside the main entrance of the hall for a signature or to take a picture.
After the session, Tsveti met talented children from the “Dimitar Berbatov” foundation. She signed the certificates for the Tournament of Champions drawing contest.
Tsvetana was impressed by the gifted children who were champions of the Mathematical Olympiad.
“Oh, that is great! I myself was not good in Maths, so I am fascinated by your success!” Pironkova said.
Tsvetana Pironkova was satisfied with her match against Maria Kirilenko, although she was defeated 1-6, 4-6. At the press conference Tsveti said that despite her determination to win she was exhausted from the match with Jie Zheng.