Grigor Dimitrov wins second title for the year!
Bulgarian tennis star Grigor Dimitrov won the final of the ATP 250 Garanti Koza Sofia Open tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria with a 7–5, 6–4 victory over David Goffin of Belgium. This was his first official title as a professional tennis player while playing in his home country and his second title for the year so far. This season can be defined as the best one in his career after 14 wins and only one loss against Rafael Nadal at the Australian open semi-final. He is currently 12th in the ATP rankings, trying to close the gap on Andy Murray who is currently on top of the table. Dimitrov stated that this was the most emotional tournament in his life and cannot wait to play in Sofia again next year.His girlfriend, the american singer Nicole Scherzinger, stayed in Sofia for the grand opening of the tournament, but left for Miami after the first round. Dimitrov stated that being close to her affects his concentration. He is currently playing in the tournament in Rotterdam and aims for another title. Reporters find similarities between Dimitrov and the legend Roger Federer. His nickname is “baby” Federer. It is too soon to make such a comparison. Only the future will show if he can be as great as the Swiss.