|Full name||Maria Zdravkova Grozdeva|
|Born||23 June 1972 (age 50)|
Maria Zdravkova Grozdeva, married surname Grigorova (Bulgarian: Мария Здравкова Гроздева-Григорова; born on 23 June 1972) is a Bulgarian sport shooter, concentrating on both 25 metre pistol and 10 metre air pistol. She is the only woman to have successfully defended the 25 metre pistol title at the Olympic Games. She competed at the 2020 Summer Olympics, in Women's 25 m pistol, and Women's 10 m air pistol.
Apart from her five Olympic medals including two gold medals, she also has been successful at CISM World Championships and ISSF World Cups. She is also the current holder of the final world record in 25 metre pistol.
VIP Brother 3
|25 metre pistol||18th
|10 metre air pistol|| Bronze
|Current world records held in 25 metre pistol|
|Women (CISM)||Individual||590|| Li Duihong (CHN)
Maria Grozdeva (BUL)
Stephanie Thurmann (GER)
Zhang Mengyuan (CHN)
Doreen Vennekamp (GER)
June 2, 2018
June 2, 2018
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- Grozdeva's profile at ISSF NEWS