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Grigor Dimitrov

I drew inspiration from Stefanos Tsitsipas's shock win over Roger Federer: Naomi Osaka

The Japanese fourth seed had to come back from a set down for a second successive match at Melbourne Park, having survived a big scare against Taiwan's wily Hsieh Su-Wei on Saturday.

Jan 21, 2019, 13:17 PM IST

Grigor Dimitrov, Milos Raonic off to winning starts in Brisbane International

Dimitrov, who struggled with an ankle injury towards the end of last season, saved six out of seven break points to down his unseeded opponent in the season-opening tournament.

Dec 31, 2018, 18:53 PM IST

Roger Federer, Alexander Zverev lead the way as Team Europe retain Laver Cup

Roger Federer`s 6-7(5) 7-6(8) 10-7 victory over American John Isner put the Europeans just three points from their victory with Alexander Zverev ensuring a composed finish against Kevin Anderson 

Sep 24, 2018, 09:28 AM IST

Laver Cup: Anderson beats Djokovic again as Team World hits back

The South African blasted 17 aces past the Serbian world number three in a 7-6(5) 5-7 10-6 victory as Team World rallied to win the final two matches

Sep 23, 2018, 12:41 PM IST

Better day for seeds after two days of shocks at Wimbledon

American Madison Keys, the 10th seed, made sure she was not amongst the casualties when she beat Thailand's Luksika Kumkhum 6-4 6-3.

Jul 04, 2018, 22:40 PM IST

Novak Djokovic says not among favourites at Wimbledon, backs Roger Federer

"Let`s not get too ahead of ourselves too early. I`m definitely not one of the favourites for Wimbledon," Djokovic told British media.

Jun 22, 2018, 11:20 AM IST

Grigor Dimitrov survives Jared Donaldson dogfight to reach French Open third round

Claycourt tennis has never come easy for silky Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov and his struggle to master the dirt was evident again in a four-hour dogfight with Jared Donaldson in the French Open second round on Wednesday.

May 31, 2018, 08:37 AM IST

Grigor Dimitrov too strong for Egyptian lucky loser at French Open

Bulgarian fourth seed Grigor Dimitrov reached the French Open second round on Sunday with a 6-1, 6-4, 7-6 (7/1) win over Egyptian lucky loser Mohamed Safwat.

May 27, 2018, 20:31 PM IST

Nadal continues to lead ATP rankings ahead of Federer, Dimitrov 4th

Spain`s Rafael Nadal remained in the number one spot in the men`s Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) world singles rankings released on Monday with 8,770 points while Bulgaria`s Grigor Dimitrov jumped to the fourth spot.

May 07, 2018, 15:37 PM IST

Grigor Dimitrov, Dominic Thiem survive early scares at Monte Carlo Masters

Fourth-seed Dimitrov survived a scare against Herbert before holding his nerve to win 3-6, 6-2, 6-4 in the second round, while Thiem edged out Russian youngster Rublev.

Apr 18, 2018, 09:49 AM IST

Grigor Dimitrov knocked out by Tunisian wildcard Malek Jaziri in Dubai Championships

Jaziri, a quarter-finalist in Dubai four years ago, saved seven out of the eight break points he faced to seal the biggest win of his career.

Feb 28, 2018, 11:11 AM IST

Roger Federer skips Dubai Championships, Grigor Dimitrov top seed now

With the withdrawal of Roger Federer, Grigor Dimitrov will be thrust into the favourite's role when the Dubai Championships start on Monday.

Feb 24, 2018, 22:30 PM IST

Winter Olympics fan Roger Federer storms into Rotterdam Open final

Even though the World No 1 lost sleep for watching Winter Games, he dismissed the Italian in straight sets to play the final.  

Feb 18, 2018, 11:12 AM IST

Huge upsets as Kyle Edmund and Elise Mertens make Australian Open semis

Briton Edmund stunned third seed Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Rod Laver Arena to set up last-four clash with either world No. 1 Rafael Nadal or former US Open champion Marin Cilic.

Jan 23, 2018, 14:07 PM IST

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal ominous as Grigor Dimitrov gets back on track

Rafael Nadal stormed into the round of 16 at the Australian Open Friday with a vintage performance as Grigor Dimitrov and Elina Svitolina kept their Grand Slam hopes alive on a hot draining day.

Jan 19, 2018, 16:20 PM IST

Grigor Dimitrov, Alexander Zverev ready for Grand Slam glory at Australian Open

Grigor Dimitrov and Alexander Zverev, two men who made perhaps the biggest steps forward in 2017, believe they are ready to contend for the title at the Australian Open, which begins in Melbourne on Monday.

Jan 13, 2018, 19:12 PM IST

Brisbane International: Nick Kyrgios battles past Grigor Dimitrov, to set up a final against Ryan Harrison

The 22-year-old Kyrgios was dominant on serve, hitting 19 aces and winning 82 percent of his first-serve points, and broke Dimitrov in the seventh game of the final set to claim his first victory over the Bulgarian in three meetings.

Jan 06, 2018, 15:22 PM IST

Brisbane International: Grigor Dimitrov downs injured Kyle Edmund to reach semi-finals

Dimitrov was on court for almost two-and-a-half hours before finally subduing the British number two, who was right in the contest until he hurt his ankle with the score at 4-4 in the third set.

Jan 05, 2018, 19:04 PM IST

David Goffin aims to ride the wave to Davis Cup glory

The hosts are favourites but Goffin, who will grab the chance to recharge batteries run down by his heroics at the O2 Arena, will on the current form be the best player on show at the three-day final, which begins on Friday.

Nov 20, 2017, 22:29 PM IST

Rafael Nadal continues to lead ATP rankings

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov, who on Sunday defeated Belgian David Goffin 7-5 4-6 6-3 to win the ATP Finals title at London's O2 Arena, jumped to the third spot.

Nov 20, 2017, 20:15 PM IST