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Tsvetana Pironkova© WTA
  • Nationality: BUL ()
  • Birthdate: September 13, 1987
  • Birthplace: Plovdiv, Bulgaria
  • Residence: Plovdiv, Bulgaria
  • Turned Pro: Pro (2002)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
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  • 2013 Final Ranking: 108
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Coached by father, Kiril (former canoe champion) ... Mother, Radosveta, is a former swimming champion; has one brother, Encho, and one sister, Elisaveta ... In ... Read Full Bio

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  • Tsvetana Pironkova Interview - Wimbledon, June 29
  • Pironkova InterviewWimbledonTuesday, 29 June 2010Q. You said on your way off court you hoped it would be mentioned on the news back home. How will this be taken back there? TSVETANA PIRONKOVA: Well, I received quite a few phone calls. Everyone was so happy and excited. H...
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  • Recent fan comments for Tsvetana Pironkova:

    mahesh( mahesh72khatua@gmail.com

    Pironkova I saw ur match on dt1/7/10. what a geart game. keep it up . Now I am a great fane up you.

    Posted on July 1, 2010 at 10:22 ET


    Go tsvetana pironkova!

    Posted on June 8, 2010 at 08:27 ET


    Hi Tsvet. Been a long time since I saw you last in Oz. Something like nearly four years ago. You were quite a great 'acer' back then too.
    Keep the greatness and hope to hear from you again . (sept3.09)

    Posted on September 2, 2009 at 01:34 ET


    Go Tsvetana pironkova go, you are the best!!!!

    Posted on May 8, 2008 at 00:43 ET

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