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Pironkova: I will not seek an excuse for the loss


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. Advertisements

Emotional Pironkova Overcomes Zheng

Emotional Pironkova Overcomes Zheng


With her adoring home crowd willing her to victory, chanting her name, “Tsveti! Tsveti!”, Bulgarian No.1 Tsvetana Pironkova won a two-hour, 41-minute marathon in her first match of the Qatar Airways Tournament Of Champions Sofia on Tuesday night, and against one of her nemeses, too, conquering China’s Zheng Jie for the first time in three […]

Pironkova Starts at TOC on Tuesday

Pironkova Starts at TOC on Tuesday


Tsvetana Pironkova did her first practice in “Arena Armeec” before Qatar Airways Tournament of Champions on Saturday noon. The tournament starts in Sofia on 30 of October and Tsveti will play on the first day in 6.15 p.m.

Pironkova to Play at US Open 1/8 Finals


Tsvetana Pironkova reached for the first time in her career the fourth round of the US Open in New York. The Bulgarian is no stranger to the second week of slams – having reached the semi finals at Wimbledon in 2010 and the quarters there again at 2011 – but this is the first time […]

Pironkova – Interview after her Match with Cibulkova at the Olympics


Interview with Tsvetana Pironkova after her match against Dominika Cibulkova in Round 1 at the London Olympics – 28.07.2012 TO TURN THE ENGLISH SUBTITLES ON CLICK “CC” AT THE RIGHT BOTTOM OF THE VIDEO.

Pironkova Off to Flying Start at London Olympics [INTERVIEW + PICS]


Bulgaria’s best female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova has made it to the second round at the London Olympics tennis tournament. Pironkova beat Slovakia’s Dominika Cibulkova 7-6 (7-4), 6-2 Saturday afternoon in the first round of the tennis tournament of London 2012 at All England Club. This is Pironkova’s first win over Cibulkova, who had triumphed […]

Pironkova on her way to the Olympics


Pironkova at Sofia Airport preparing to fly to London for the Olympics – 25.07.2012.