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February 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Dimitar Kouzmanov hung on, taking a set off Lithuania’s Ricardas Berankis in their match on February 3, but his 3-6, 6-2, 3-6 loss leaves Bulgaria with no representative in the […]

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Dimitrov exits Australian Open after loss to Federer

January 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Grigor Dimitrov lost in the third round of the Australian Open to Roger Federer on January 22, his sixth consecutive first-week exit at a Grand Slam s ...

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Dimitrov books Federer showdown at Australian Open

January 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Grigor Dimitrov overcame the dogged resistance of Argentine Marco Trungelliti on January 20, winning 6-3, 4-6, 6-2, 7-5 to secure his place in the Au ...

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Dimitrov digs deep to win Australian Open first-round match

January 18, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Grigor Dimitrov got little rest after reaching the final of the Apia International in Sydney last week and was back in action on January 18, winning h ...

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    Grigor Dimitrov defeated in Sydney final
    January 16, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov was one point away from winning his fifth career title in Sydney, the final warm-up event before the year’s first Grand Slam, the Australian Open, but lost […]

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    Blatter, Platini banned from football for eight years
    December 21, 2015, by VOANews

    The ethics committee of soccer governing body FIFA has banned embattled President Sepp Blatter and his one-time protege from the sport for eight years. The committee took the action against […]