16 Apr 2015
Grigor Dimitrov raced past the defending champion Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland in 55 minutes 6-1 6-2 in the third round of Monte-Carlo Masters. The Bulgarian saved all 6 break-points he faced and took five of nine opportunities on Wawrinka' s serve. Dimitrov is through to the quarterfinals in Monte-Carlo masters for the second time, in 2013 he lost to Rafael Nadal. This time his opponent will be Gael Monfils who beat Roger Federer in straight sets in the third round.

Today's win is the first for Dimitrov over Top 10 player since last year's edition of Wimbledon where he defeated then No 5 Andy Murray in the quarterfinals.

Grigor Dimitrov and Max Mirnyi lost to Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan 2-6 2-6 in the second round of the doubles tournament.
14 Apr 2015
Grigor Dimitrov needed two hours and seven minutes to beat the ex No 7 Fernando Verdasco 6-4 4-6 6-4 in the first round of Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters. In the last game of Dimitrov saved 7 break-points recovering from 0-40 and won his first match-point and the set and the match.

"It's never easy, especially in the first match, having an opponent like that," said Dimitrov. "Verdasco is known for his strength, especially on a clay court. I'm really happy with the win because it shows that I've done something right in the days coming into the tournament."

In the second round Dimitrov will play the Italian Fabio Fognini, No 28. Dimitrov and Fognini met twice both matches played in 2013 - Fognini won in Sydney but Dimitrov prevailed at Paris Masters.
13 Apr 2015
Grigor Dimitrov starts against ex No 7 Fernando Verdasco in the first round of the prestigious Rolex Monte-Carlo Open. The match is on Tuesday at about 2:30pm. Dimitrov and Verdasco played 2 official matches so far - Verdasco won in Bastad in 2013 and Dimitrov beat him last year in Beijing.

This is 4th participation of Grigor at Monte-Carlo Masters. In 2012 he started from the qualifications but could not succeed to enter the main draw. In 2013 Dimitrov lost to Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals after taking a set. Last year the Bulgarian reached the third round where he lost to David Ferrer.

In partnership with Max Mirnyi from Belarus Grigor Dimitrov entered also the doubles draw. In the first round on Monday Dimitrov/Mirnyi defeated Marin Dragajna of Croatia and Henri Kontinen of Finland. In the second round the Bulgarian-Belorussian duo will have a very tough task against world No 1 in the doubles the Bryan brothers.
05 Apr 2015
On 11 April 2015 Grigor Dimitrov will play Rafael Nadal in a match of the agenda of the charity event Marin and Friends. Marin Cilic supports two causes in Monte-Carlo: Special Olympics and Fight Aids. Special Olympics provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Fight Aids, founded by Princess Stéphanie in 2004, assists those living with HIV/AIDS and aims to prevent and de-stigmatise the disease through education.

The event will start at 2:30pm with tie-break match with Marin Cilic and Andreas Seppi with two Special Olympics athlets. Then Marin Cilic will play Milos Raonic followed by a doubles match Milos Raonic/Ivan Ljubicic vs Marin Cilic/Thomas Johansson. At 3:40pm Grigor Dimitrov will play Rafael Nadal.
29 Mar 2015
Grigor Dimitrov is through to the third round at Miami Masters after beating Vasek Pospisil within less than 1 hour in straight sets 6-2 6-2. The next opponent of Grigor is seed No 22 the American John Isner. Dimitrov and Isner have not played any matches so far.
24 Mar 2015
Grigor Dimitrov could play Juan Martin del Portro in the second round of Miami Open which starts this week. The seeded players have byes and will start directly from the second round of the main draw. Ex No 4 Del Potro will play Vasek Pospisil of Canada in the opening round. The Argentinian Juan Martin del Potro won the two matches played against Dimitrov so far: in Rotterdam and Paris in 2013.

This is the 5th participation of Dimitrov at Miami Open. In his debut in 2011 Dimitrov started from the qualifications and lost in the first round of the main draw. In 2012 he beat then No 7 Berdych in the third round but lost to then No 9 Tipsarevic in the fourth round. In 2013 Dimitrov lost to Andy Murray in the third round. In the last year's edition Kei Nishikori stopped Dimitrov in the third round.
18 Mar 2015
Grigor Dimitrov could not advance further than the 3rd round at Indian Wells Masters after losing to No 19 Tommy Robredo 4-6 6-1 5-7. In the first set the Spaniard reached to lead of 5-4 after breaking the game and then took the set after his service game. Grigor started the second set with breaking Robredo's service game. After breaking once more the Bulgarian took the second set 6-1. The players were winning their service games in the third set until 5-6 for Robredo. Grigor made two double faults which made the task for Robredo easy and he took the set 7-5 and the match. In the fourth round Tommy Robredo will play Milos Raonic.

Dimitrov will keep his current ranking of No 11 unless Feliciano Lopez wins the tournamanet.

The next tournaments where Grigor Dimitrov will play are Miami Masters, Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters, ATP 250 tournament in Istanbul, Madrid Masters, Rome Masters, Roland Garros, Queen's, Wimbledon.
14 Mar 2015
As 11th seeded player of the main draw of Indian Wells Masters Grigor Dimitrov starts directly from the second round of the tournament. His first opponent will be the Australian hope Nick Kyrgios. The 19-years-old Kyrios is at 37th position of the ATP World Tour ranking. In the first round he defeated the representative of the hosts Denis Kudla. Kyrios reached the quarter-finals at this year's edition of Australian Open where he lost to Andy Murray. DImitrov and Kyrios did not meet before at official ATP Tour matches.

Grigor Dimitrov and Mardy Fish lost in the first round of the doubles tournament to the Spanish pair David Ferrer and Fernando Verdasco 3-6 4-6.

In his previous three participations at Indian Wells Masters Grigor Dimitrov was not able to go further than the third round. In 2012 he lost to then No 5 David Ferrer in the second round. In 2013 No 1 Novak Djokovic beat the Bulgarian in the third round. Last year Grigor beat No 46 Haase in the second round but lost to then No 22 Ernests Gulbis in the third round.
10 Mar 2015
Grigor Dimitrov and Roger Federer will be the stars of the BNP Paribas Showdown in Madison Square garden on 10th of March 2015. In an exhibition match before the masters in Indian Wells and Miami world No 11 Grigor Dimitrov will play the seventeen time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer at 7:30 pm EST. The Bulgarian fans will be able to watch the show on BNT HD from 1:00 am Sofia time.

Tennis legendsMonica SelesandGabriela Sabatiniwill face each other in the opening match. This meeting will commemorate the 25th Anniversary of their WTA Finals five set match in the World's Most Famous Arena.
09 Feb 2015
Fifth seeded Grigor Dimitrov saved two match points against No 96 Paul-Henri Mathieu of France defeating him 4-6 7-6(2) 6-2 and advanced to the second round of ATP 500 tournament in Rotterdam. Grigor Dimitrov was lost the first set 4-6 and was losing 4-5 in the second but recovered and forced the set to a tiebreak. Mathieu lost temper after strongly objecting the first point of the tiebreak. With an early break in the third set Dimitrov reached 6-4 and won the match. After the handshake Mathieu continued to argument with Dimitrov who in his turn was explaining his own point.

"Points like that are sort of the key to the match," Dimitrov said of his close call. "After the first one, I was hoping to have a look at a second serve, so I could come into the point and try to do something different. Next thing you know, I was facing a second match point. I was sure if I could take that one I could do something better, and I think I was getting in his head step by step, point by point. When I got to the tie-break I was really focused, really composed. Ultimately, I felt like I was in control of the match."

In the second round Grigor Dimitrov will play Gilles Muller of Luxembourg, No 37. In the only match so far Dimitrov beat Muller in the first round in Queen's Club in 2012.
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