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All You Need to Know About 32-Year-Old ATP Heartthrob Grigor Dimitrov’s Stunning Actress Girlfriend Mădălina Diana Ghenea

Published 06/04/2023, 4:07 PM EDT

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Grigor Dimitrov reached a career-high rank of 3 in 2017. However, the Bulgarian player has fallen quite a bit from the highs of the late 2010s. He has not been able to rise to the same level again. This season, Dimitrov has been experiencing the same issues. He found an early exit in round 3 of the Italian Open, but the sad news was not immutable. After he was ousted from the clay Master’s, the Bulgarian went for a fine dining experience with a famous actress. It gave rise to the rumor of him dating a renowned Romanian model.

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Meet Grigor Dimitrov’s new girlfriend

Mădălina Ghenea is the girlfriend of Grigor Dimitrov. She was born on August 8, 1987, in Slatina, Olt, Romania. She is an actress and a model from Romania. Ghenea began her modelling career when she was 15 years old. She began by presenting for Gattinoni, an Italian fashion brand, in Milan, Italy. She is well recognized for her roles as Paolina in Dom Hemingway, Rosalia in All You Ever Wanted, and her cameo as Sophia Loren in House of Gucci.


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Throughout her career, she has appeared in fashion shows in various countries, including Romania, Italy, Germany, Japan, and Austria. Ghenea has appeared in commercials for Peroni, New Yorker, and Quelle.

Times when Dimitrov and Mădălina Ghenea sparked dating rumors

During Dimitrov’s third-round match against Alcaraz in the Madrid Open, Ghenea was spotted in his box, fueling rumors that the two are dating. Dimitrov and Ghenea did not go public with their relationship then, but their public appearances together indicated that they were more than friends. Fans have speculated about the couple’s future, with many hoping that they will make their relationship public soon. Although Dimitrov lost in Madrid, Ghenea was cheering for him relentlessly.

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During his latest victory in the third round of the French Open, Ghenea was again seen in his box. She confirmed her relationship with the Bulgarian star after the match as she posted an Instagram story with the caption, “Proud of you, my love”.

Mădălina Ghenea’s dating history, including Leonardo Di Caprio

While dating someone like Dimitrov is impressive, Ghenea has dated a few celebrities prior to the Bulgarian tennis player. Before Dimitrov, Ghenea dated Hollywood stars such as Michael Fassbender, Gerard Butler and even Leonardo Di Caprio. She was also involved at one time with Italian singer Eros Ramazzotti, as she was featured in a song in his new album. 

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Besides these celebrities, there is no reported information on the actress’s dating history. 

Tennis veteran Grigor Dimitrov’s past famous relationships

Although tennis players are traveling around the world for most of the year, Dimitrov has dated his fair share of stars. He was linked with the Russian star Maria Sharapova from 2012 until their separation in July 2015. Post the end of that relationship, the Bulgarian dated the American singer-songwriter Nicole Scherzinger, from 2016 and also praised her for motivating him as he reached new heights in his career.


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Besides the two, Dimitrov was also rumored to have dated the WTA legend Serena Williams. Their apparent relationship lasted for a short time in 2012. He even shared a video on how Williams was able to get him into Coachella. While Dimitrov has dated many stars in his life, he hopes to have found his true love with Ghenea. 

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Ripunjay Gaba


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