MADRID, SPAIN (MAY 8, 2017) (PERFORM) – Eugenie Bouchard beat Maria Sharapova for the first time with a 7-5 2-6 6-4 triumph in the Madrid Open second round on Monday (May 8) in a thrilling match full of significance after the Canadian had called the Russian a cheater following her doping ban. Continue reading
Former world number one, Maria Sharapova, returns to the tennis court after a 15-month doping ban with a wildcard entry for the Stuttgart Open
The creator of meldonium drug tennis star Sharapova tested positive for defends what has otherwise been a beacon of Latvia’s scientific research.
After making announcement on Monday (March 7) that she had failed drug test Maria Sharapova said she took full responsibility for taking banned substance Meldonium.
Former tennis world number one Maria Sharapova is set to make a “major announcement” on Monday in Los Angeles.
Sharapova serve fires up in time for Serena showdown
LONDON, UK (REUTERS) – Five-times major winner Maria Sharapova has pulled out of the U.S. Open tennis championships due to a leg injury, the Russian said on Sunday (August 30).
Serena Williams says she will have to stay focussed in the Wimbledon final against Garbine Muguruza, who knocked her out of last year’s French Open. Defeated semi-finalist Maria Sharapova says she always has to face Serena at her best.
Serena downs Venus to reach Wimbledon quarters
There are few surprises in the Wimbledon third round, as world number one Novak Djokovic and women’s fourth seed Maria Sharapova both win comfortably in straight sets. However, there is one minor shock as the entertaining Nick Krygios defeated Milos Raonic earlier in the day.