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Sharapova Made to Work by Grass Specialist Pironkova


Maria Sharapova was made to work hard for her place in the Wimbledon third round on Thursday by her opponent Tsvetana Pironkova. Tsvetana Pironkova took advantage of three double faults by the top seed in the second set tiebreak before Sharapova roared through the third in 29 minutes to seal a 7-6 6-7 6-0 victory […]

Pironkova Wins Wimbledon Opener, to Face Sharapova


Tsvetana Pironkova, advanced to the second round of the Wimbledon Grand Slam tournament, as she defeated Russian-born Serbian Vesna Dolonts 5:7, 6:0, 7:5. Pironkova, who is an expert on grass, was leading 5:4 before letting her opponent “steal” the first set. She was more convincing in the second and third sets, finishing the game in […]

Fan Mail – photos from US Open 2011


Recently we invited you all to send us pictures, articles, fan art or anything you would like to share or see published here. And we are glad to see people respond to our posts. Brian Dally sent us these woderful pictures which he took at US Open 2011. Thank you, Brian, for your contribution and […]

Pironkova on Eastbourne and Wimbledon [VIDEO]


A short video from Tsveti’s press conference in Easbourne. За българските почитатели има субтитри на български. Enjoy! 🙂

More Pictures from Easbourne 2012


Special thanks and credit to our friend Robin @TennisAddictRH from tennisaddict.net who sent us the pictures! If you want, you can also send us pictures, articles, fan art or anything you would like to share or see published here! You can send your materials to our email tsvetanapironkova_news@hotmail.com. 🙂 You may also like: Picture Update […]

Pironkova: “Wimbledon is the greatest tournament”


Bulgaria has waited a long time for a player to fill the shoes of the three Maleeva sisters. Tsvetana Pironkova has proved their best hope yet, having reached the semi-finals at Wimbledon in 2010 and following it up with a run to the quarter-finals last year. You’ve just beaten the No.3 player in the world […]

Pironkova Answers Fan Questions


What do you think is the greatest Wimbledon moment of all time? –  When Ivanisevic won the title, after not winning two years. He was in tears, so was I !! What’s your favourite colour to wear on court? –  That would have to be white. I think I look best in white! What shots […]