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Pironkova will play in the semifinals, Kirilenko pulls out


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.

Tsvetana Pironkova – Interview after Wimbledon 2011 [VIDEO]


Tsvetana Pironkova played in an excellent way at Wimbledon and managed to reach the quarterfinals. Here’s what she said about her game. Tsveti I want to thank you for agreeing to give this interview for Sport Zone. How do you feel now that you are in Plovdiv? Thank you. I feel really well. I have […]

Pironkova advances at Wimbledon to face Zvonareva… AGAIN!


Tsvetana Pironkova advances through second round at Wimbledon after she defeated Petra Martic with 6-1 6-4. Pironkova had complete control over the match during the first set and she managed to win it with 6-1 after only 25 minutes. In the second set, however, she lost some of her concentration and Matric almost caught up […]

Tsvetana Pironkova: “In 2009 I lost almost all my points but that didn’t break me down”


How does it feel one day to be on top and then the next to be a few feet under it? However unpleasant such situations may be, they do happen. Life is full of ups and downs. In order to rise after the fall, one must have the will, ambition and strength to continue. In […]

The 25 Most Astonishing Tennis Upsets in 2010 – No.4 Pironkova vs Williams at Wimbledon


During 2010 many top-ranked tennis pros stumbled, falling from stupendous heights while their lower-ranked opponents accomplished the seemingly impossible. Such surprising results makes tennis a fascinating sport because on any given day a No. 1 seed may fall to someone ranked 84. The top 20 tennis players, men or women, are not separated from the […]

2010 – An Amazing Year for Pironkova


Bulgaria’s best tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova ends season 2010 as No.35 in the WTA ranking. Compared with previous years this is an absolute record for Tsvety. Her last record in ranking was in 2008 when she was 46th. But that is not the only thing that makes year 2010 so successful for Pironkova. This year […]

Tsvetana Pironkova Reached Finals on an Exhibition Event in France


Tsvetana Pirokova reached the finals on the Open de la Baie de Somme exhibition event in France. The Bulgarian tennis player started the tournament from its quarterfinals, where she defeated Selima Sfar (6-3 6-4). On the semifinals Tsvety managed to defeat the French player Julie Coin with 6-3 7-5. At teh finals Pirokova will play […]