Tonka Petrova

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Tonka Petrova
Medal record
Women's athletics
Representing Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria
European Indoor Championships
Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 1973 Rotterdam 1500 m
Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 1974 Gothenburg 4x392 m relay
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 1974 Gothenburg 1500 m

Tonka Ivanova Petrova (Bulgarian : Тонка Ивановна Петрова) (born 1 February 1947, Yambol) is a Bulgarian middle-distance runner. [1]

She won a silver medal at European Indoor Championships in the 1500 metres run in Rotterdam in 1973. In 1974, she won a gold medal at the European Indoor Championships' 1500 m run in Gothenburg [2] and a silver medal in a 4 x 392 metres relay race with Bulgaria. She also competed in the women's 1500 metres at the 1972 Summer Olympics. [3]

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References

  1. Tonka Petrova. sports-reference.com
  2. "Tonka Petrova". Archived from the original on 11 December 2014. Retrieved 4 July 2013.
  3. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Tonka Petrova Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 29 March 2018.