Love Affair With Maria Sharapova Stamped Grigor Dimitrov’s Image on Tour as Was Evident by ‘Jealous’ Journalist’s Question in 2020

Love is something that might give you everything or leave you with nothing on the tennis court! There are a lot of tennis love stories that found their happy endings, but there are some that stamped the one involved. In the same way, the romantic link between Grigor Dimitrov and Maria Sharapova was something that went against them and created a problem for the 32-year-old ATP player.

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When the Russian tennis player retired in 2020, there was an instance where his relationship with Sharapova was valued more highly than his tennis career. It was quite evident with a journalist’s jealous question to Dimitrov, as the five-time champion’s boyfriend and not as a tennis star.

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It all started when the Bulgarian ace and Sharapova got into a relationship in 2013 and were together for around two years. Not only that, but during that time they also purchased homes together and were reportedly engaged. However, they were all set to marry in 2015, but the pair mutually decided to end their relationship after two years.

Even after breaking up in 2015, in 2020, during the French Open in a press conference, a journalist quizzed the 32-year-old player, and rather than talking about his game, he talked about his communications with his ex-girlfriend, Sharapova.

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According to the New York Post, The reporter stated, “An off-topic question that you may accept, I hope. Do you still have contacts with Maria Sharapova? I know that you took different paths, but I was always quite jealous of you.” After hearing this jealous statement, the former world number three-ranked tennis player was amused and gave the best answer possible for the situation.

The way the five-time Grand Slam champion has created a name for herself in the tennis world, Dimitrov’s image on tour was stamped the other way around, giving him remembered as Sharapova’s love interest rather than a player. Not only that, it was also quite evident in how the reporter jumped into a question related to Sharapova rather than talking about the successful game that he won at the French Open.

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But do you know that the former world number one revealed the reason for their breakup in her autobiography that came out in 2017?

The 36-year-old wrote in her autobiography, Unstoppable, My Life So Far that they were on different tangents during the two-year relationship. Somewhere down the line, both of them knew that being together made them happy, but they were not the right people to be with each other then.

Subsequently, at the same time, neither of them has ever said anything bad and agreed on how a person can do the right thing, but it might come at the wrong time concerning each other. Today, when the five-time Grand Slam champion is a mother to a boy, Dimitrov, on the other hand, is in a relationship with the Romanian actress, Madalina Ghenea.


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Nevertheless, what are your thoughts on Grigor Dimitrov and Sharapova’s past relationship? Do let us know in the comment section below.

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