; born ) is a Bulgarian professional tennis player. 3, which he achieved in November 2017 after winning the 2017 ATP Finals.Dimitrov is the most successful Bulgarian male tennis player to date, both in terms of ranking reached — as of 2017 and later m.23 Tomáš Berdych, earning his first ATP main draw win. 8 Gilles Simon in the first round, despite serving for the match at ninth game of the third set.He then completed two victories in the Davis Cup against Hungary.He lost to Danai Udomchoke in straight sets in the second round of the SAT Bangkok Open. He then reached the quarter finals after qualifying of two successive challengers at the Trofeo Paolo Corazzi and Aegon Trophy.He reached the 2nd round of the Aegon Championships after defeating Iván Navarro, but lost in two tiebreaks to Gilles Simon.He began the 2008 Grand Slam season with a quarterfinal showing at Roland Garros, losing to Poland's Jerzy Janowicz in three sets.However he went on to win Wimbledon after defeating Henri Kontinen of Finland in the final.
In 2009, he was granted a wildcard to the main draw of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament and scored an upset over then world No. He was granted a wildcard to the main draw of the Open 13, but lost to world No.
As one would expect from the wealthiest female athlete on the planet, Maria Sharapova has had a string of high profile boyfriends over the last ten years.
She's dated fellow tennis pros, TV personalities (no, not Will Ferrell), B-Ballers and soccer stars (though, as you'll see, we're calling BS on that particular rumor).
Dimitrov began dating Maria Sharapova in late 2012.
He and Sharapova only confirmed their relationship after the 2013 Madrid Open where the Bulgarian managed his first win against a world No. At the beginning of 2016, he started dating Nicole Scherzinger, 13 years his senior, in a discreet relationship.
After his junior US Open title he won back to back futures tournaments in Madrid on hard court and rose 300 places to career high ranking of 477.