Bulgarian tennis pro Tsvetana Pironkova took down Venus Williams this week. The scoreboard read 6-2, then 6-3. Crushing.Pironkova is famous for her powerful two-handed backhand. She put that power to good use against Venus.Earlier this year, Tsvetana Pironkovatook lost to Peng Shuai of China. This week's win should help boost Tsvetana Pironkova is world rankings -- and also give her momentum at Wimbledon.More photos from Wimbledon:Read Full Story
With her stunning upset at the Wimbledon, everyone is curious: who is Tsvetana Pironkova? The 22-year-old Bulgarian tennis pro was ranked 81st in the world before taking on Venus Williams at Wimbledon. More on Tsvetana Pironkova Tsvetana Pironkova at Wimbledon Championship Tsvetana Pironkova at the Moorilla Hobart International Tsvetana Pironkova at the 2007 US Open Tsvetana Pironkova, however, seemed to be on top of her game, easily dispatching Williams 6-2, 6-3. Williams was ranked...Read Full Story
Tsvetana Pironkova (born September 13, 1987) is a Bulgarian tennis player ranked No. 1 in her home country. Find more pictures, news and articles about Tsvetana Pironkova here.