Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova confirms return from injury in Mallorca

Sharapova has struggled for fitness since her 15-month doping ban that ended in 2017.

published on : 10th June 2019

Shoulder injury rules Maria Sharapova out of Roland Garros

Sharapova has been struggling back to top fitness since watching from the sidelines during her 15-month doping ban that ended in 2017.

published on : 16th May 2019

Australian Open: Ash Barty muscles past Maria Sharapova to set up Petra Kvitova quarter-final

The diminutive Barty, 22, has been in sizzling form, winning seven of eight matches this year to back up a title victory in Zhuhai late last year.

published on : 20th January 2019

Australian Open: Maria Sharapova upsets defending champion Caroline Wozniacki

Sharapova's win sets up a last 16 clash with in-form Australian hope Ash Barty for the 31-year-old, who won the title at Melbourne Park in 2008 and has reached the final a further three times.

published on : 18th January 2019

Australian Open: Dominant Maria Sharapova win sets up Caroline Wozniacki clash

Sharapova, who is seeded 30th at the tournament and seeking to recapture former glories after coming back from a drugs ban in 2017, brushed aside Swede Rebecca Peterson 6-2, 6-1.

published on : 16th January 2019

Rafael Nadal flies into Australian Open round two as Maria Sharapova sends warning

Rafael Nadal is bidding to become the first man in the Open era, and only third in history along with Roy Emerson and Rod Laver, to win each Grand Slam on two or more occasions.

published on : 14th January 2019

Maria Sharapova routs qualifier at Australian Open

The only break point Sharapova faced was when she double-faulted in the fifth game of the second set.

published on : 14th January 2019

My worst time? This is not even close, says beaten Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova was knocked out of the US Open in the fourth round on Monday, losing 6-4, 6-3 to Spanish birthday girl Carla Suarez Navarro.

published on : 4th September 2018

2006 champion Maria Sharapova out of US Open in 4th round again

Sharapova, the 2006 champion who was trying to reach the quarter-finals for the first time since 2012, hit 38 unforced errors and dropped serve six times.

published on : 4th September 2018

Maria Sharapova lights up US Open again with win over Jelena Ostapenko

Sharapova is now undefeated in 22 night matches at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

published on : 2nd September 2018

Maria Sharapova battles past Cirstea to set up Ostapenko clash in US Open 2018

The former world number one, who beat Swiss veteran Patty Schnyder in the first round, has never lost a night session match at Flushing Meadows in 22 attempts.

published on : 31st August 2018

Maria Sharapova gets past 39-year-old Patty Schnyder at US Open

Sharapova let a big second-set lead slip away, then needed four match points to close out Schnyder 6-2, 7-6 (6).

published on : 29th August 2018

Wimbledon rivals back Serena Williams' seeding

Serena Williams is ranked 183 after her pregnancy absence and French Open chiefs decided against seeding her.

published on : 30th June 2018

Maria Sharapova back at Wimbledon and at crossroads 

Now ranked 24 in the world, Sharapova heads to Wimbledon without any competitive grasscourt action.

published on : 27th June 2018

Petra Kvitova not in favour of Serena Williams special seeding

Former world number one Williams, a three-time champion in Paris, is playing a Grand Slam for the first time since winning the Australian Open in 2017.

published on : 25th May 2018
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