Grigor Dimitrov Height, Age, Wiki, Bio, Girlfriend, Family, Facts

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Who is Grigor Dimitrov?

Grigor Dimitrov is the most successful Bulgarian male tennis player and the first Bulgarian to ever reach the top 10 ATP singles ranking. Dimitrov is the first Bulgarian tennis player to earn the world No. 3 ATP singles ranking, which he achieved in November 2017 after winning the 2017 ATP Finals. He has several credits to his name and has won 8 ATP singles titles to date. He has won over $15 million as prize money till date during his career, making him the first Bulgarian tennis player to achieve this feat.

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Personal Life

Grigor Dimitrov was born on the 16th of May 1991, in Haskovo, Bulgaria. He is currently 28 years old.

Birth NameGrigor Dimitrov
NicknameGrisho, Baby Fed, G-Force, PT (Prime Time)
Date of BirthMay 16, 1991
Place of BirthHaskovo, Bulgaria
Age28 years old
Sun SignTaurus
ProfessionProfessional Tennis Player
NationalityBulgarian
EthnicityWhite
ResidenceMonte Carlo, Monaco

Family

  • Father – Dimitar Dimitrov (Tennis Coach)
  • Mother – Maria Dimitrov
  • Siblings – None

Education

Dimitrov got enrolled at the Sanchez-Casal academy in 2007, where he was trained under the leadership of Emilio Sánchez and Pato Álvarez. After a year, he moved to Paris, where he joined Patrick Mouratoglou’s Tennis Academy and spent the next four seasons there.

Grigor Dimitrov Love Life

Grigor Dimitrov has been dating singer and TV personality, Nicole Scherzinger from 2015. She is 13 years senior to him.

Previously, Dimitrov was in a relationship with Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams, and Simona Stefanova.

Physical Statistics

HeightFeet – 6 feet 3 inches
Centimeters – 190.5 cm
Meters – 1.9 m
WeightKilograms – 81 kg
Pounds – 178 lbs
Body BuildAthletic
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorDark Brown
SexualityStraight
Shoe SizeUnknown
Distinctive Features Towering Height

Professional Statistics

Tennis Career

Grigor Dimitrov got his first tennis racket as a gift from his mother when he was three years old. After two years, he started playing  tennis daily. At the age of 14, he tasted his first major win, the U14 European title. He then subsequently won the junior US Open and junior Wimbledon and became the junior world No. 1 overtaking Tsung-hua Yang on September 8, 2007.

Dimitrov made his ATP debut in 2008 at the Ordina Open against Igor Andreev but he lost to him in straight sets. He won his first ATP title at the If Stockholm Open Dimitrov defeating top seed David Ferrer in the final, becoming the first ever male Bulgarian player in the Open era to win such a title. He has won 8 ATP titles so far.

Turned pro

2008

Plays

Right-handed (one-handed backhand)

Career Highest Ranking

  • Singles – No. 3 (20 November 2017)
  • Doubles – No. 66 (26 August 2013)

Film & Television Debut

He has acted in any TV show or film yet.

Brand Endorsements

Dimitrov has appeared in a lot of TV commercials endorsing various products from Wilson Sporting Goods.

Grigor Dimitrov Favorite Things

  • Favorite Movie – The Notebook (2004)
  • Favorite Tournament – Wimbledon
  • Favorite Actor – Johnny Depp
  • Favorite Colors – Red and Black
  • Favorite Goto Meal – In-N-Out burgers
  • Favorite New York City Spot – Central Park
  • Favorite Musician – Lil Wayne
  • Idols – Roger Federer and Pete Sampras
  • Off-Court Style – Bohemian and grungy style
  • Tennis Style Icons – Andre Agassi

Grigor Dimitrov Net Worth

He has a n estimated net worth of $8 million. He owns a Mercedes-Benz SLS.

Social Media Profiles

Grigor Dimitrov Facts

Dimitrov was awarded the Bulgarian Sportsperson of the Year in 2014 and 2017.

He was named the  Eddie Herr International Rising Star in 2007.

He is a good friend of Novak Djokovic.

Grigor speaks English as well as his native Bulgarian.

He represented his country at the London Olympics in 2012, where he was beaten in the first round by France’s 12th seed Gilles Simon 6–3 6–3.

His  main interests are sports, cars, computers and watches

Dimitrov is the first Bulgarian professional tennis player to have earned US $1 million and as well as the US $15 million prize money.

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