Maria Sharapova

Sharapova says passion undimmed as she makes point

Mon, 14 Jan 2019 - 09:57 GMT

The veteran five-time Grand Slam winner, who has struggled with injury since returning from a doping ban in 2017, showed glimpses of her old ruthless self to dispatch Dart in just 63 minutes.

'Beyond disappointed': Injured Serena withdraws from French Open before Sharapova clash

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 - 08:00 GMT

The 36-year-old said she had suffered a pectoral muscle injury in her third-round win over Julia Goerges and "can't serve at all".

Sharapova steals main stage spotlight by destroying Pliskova

Sun, 03 Jun 2018 - 08:00 GMT

Sharapova was back on Roland Garros' main stage for the first time in three years.

Maria Sharapova wins Tianjin Open

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 - 06:05 GMT

Former world number one Maria Sharapova has won her first title since May 2015.

Sharapova trounces Swiss qualifier to reach Tianjin semis

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 - 12:20 GMT

Maria Sharapova swatted aside Swiss qualifier Stefanie Voegele 6-3 6-1 in just over an hour at the Tianjin Open on Friday to reach her second semi-final since returning from a 15-month doping ban.

Sharapova gets red-hot Garcia in tough Tianjin opener

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 - 10:12 GMT

Maria Sharapova's stop-start comeback from a 15-month doping ban takes her to the Chinese city of Tianjin this week.

Sharapova labours into WTA Beijing round three

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 10:07 GMT

Maria Sharapova again had to dig deep as she defeated fellow Russian Ekaterina Makarova in three sets in the second round of the China Open on Tuesday.

Tennis: Sharapova reflects on Serena rivalry in new autobiography

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 02:50 GMT

Maria Sharapova muses on her long, lopsided rivalry with Serena Williams in a new autobiography released on Tuesday.

Looking stylish and playing well always fashionable at US Open

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 - 10:00 GMT

From Maria Sharapova helping design her latest little black dress to Alexander Zverev being reluctant to pull down his tube socks.

Maria Sharapova withdraws from Stanford’s Bank of West Classic

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 - 08:40 GMT

Five times Grand Slam Champion Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from Stanford’s bank of the West Classic before her scheduled second-round match.

Injured Sharapova out of Wimbledon

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 - 09:21 GMT

Maria Sharapova withdrew from Wimbledon on Saturday after failing to recover from a thigh injury, dealing another blow to the superstar's bid

No French Open wild card for former champion Sharapova

Wed, 17 May 2017 - 09:23 GMT

Maria Sharapova's hopes of a dream return from doping exile to a third French Open.