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Maria Kirilenko© WTA
  • Nationality: RUS ()
  • Birthdate: January 25, 1987
  • Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
  • Residence: Moscow, Russia
  • Turned Pro: Pro (October 7, 2001)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
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  • 2013 Final Ranking: 19
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Maria Kirilenko Breaks Off Engagement To Hockey Star Alex Ovechkin
high profile sports romance is over. Former Top 10 Maria Kirilenko has announced that her engagement to NHL star Alex Ovechkin is over. "I have decided to terminate the engagement," the 27-year-old Kirilenko said. "There are many reasons, but I do not want to go into details. I...

Djokovic, Murray Cruise; Stosur, Stephens Out Day 1 at Wimbledon
seed Sam Stosur was ousted by Belgian Yanina Wickmayer, and No. 18-seeded American Sloane Stephens was defeated by Russian veteran Maria Kirilenko. "Yeah, pretty annoyed about it, to be honest," Stosur told reporters. "Yeah, I don't have an answer 'cause I do feel I played well; I t...

Tennis-X Preview: Wimbledon Women's Delicious Draw
(2) Li Na, (6) Petra Kvitova, (12) Flavia Pennetta Floaters: (16) Caroline Wozniacki, (18) Sloane Stephens, (30) Venus Williams, Maria Kirilenko, Yanina Wickmayer Watch For: Two former No. 1s and three former Slam winners making the bottom quarter the most interesting...Few tough op...

Tennis Previews: Haas Defends Munich; Men and Women in Portugal
the former Slam winner Stosur...Among the nine players pulling from the event were Sorana Cirstea, Alize Cornet, Daniela Hantuchova, Maria Kirilenko, Varvara Lepchenko, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Francesca Schiavone...The top two seeds will be tested straight away with Suarez Navarro f...

WTA Previews: Serena Goes for 3 in a Row at Charleston
Jelena Jankovic, Sara Errani, Sabine Lisicki, Sloane Stephens, Eugenie Bouchard, Samantha Stosur, Sorana Cirstea, Lucie Safarova, Maria Kirilenko, Venus Williams, Daniela Hantuchova, Elena Vesnina, Andrea Petkovic, Madison Keys, Zhang Shuai Floaters: (Q) Belinda Bencic No...

Preview: WTA, ATP in Moscow; Stockholm, Vienna, Lux
former champs in the field are Seppi (2012) and Tipsarevic (2011). Women's Seeds: Angelique Kerber, Roberta Vinci, Maria Kirilenko, Ana Ivanovic, Simona Halep, Carla Suarez Navarro, Samantha Stosur, Svetlana Kuznetsova Women's Floaters: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Domi...

Kvitova Shocks Azarenka for WTA Madrid Crown
the highest-ranking Belarusian in WTA history, surpassing Natasha Zvereva who reached No. 5.Azarenka won the doubles title with Maria Kirilenko, their second after Cincinnati last year....

Maria Sharapova Interview - Australian Open, Jan 17
happen again. I certainly felt that in the first game.Q. When did you actually forget about it? When did you start playing and getting the Kirilenko match out of your head?MARIA SHARAPOVA: Probably like, I don't know, in the middle of the first set. Everything I was just not jumping up. ...

Golovin, Hantuchova, Kirilenko Heat-Up SI Swimsuit Issue
Australian Open Previews: Henin Unseeded, Sharapova v Kirilenko
Maria Kirilenko Hits a Moonball Winner vs. Kuznetsova [Video]
Barthel, Kirilenko Win WTA Titles
Maria Kirilenko Breaks Off Engagement To Hockey Star Alex Ovechkin
Maria Kirilenko And Alex Ovechkin Are Engaged!

Recent fan comments for Maria Kirilenko:


Hi,Maria Your backahand is perfect

Posted on October 1, 2008 at 09:15 ET

Håkan, Oslo

Hello Maria.
I wish you a very nice tennisyear in 2008, and thanks for nice play so far. You are the most beautyful girl o the tour, Maria;)
Gently regards from a fan i Oslo. Håkan

Posted on May 9, 2008 at 00:15 ET


your so great and beautiful...

Posted on April 3, 2008 at 22:29 ET


congratulation for your tennis and for your beauty!

Posted on April 4, 2008 at 11:38 ET


hi maria
You are Great, i see u always when you're playing,
u are the BEST,
Almost forgot to say, you are the most beautiful person

Posted on January 4, 2008 at 07:31 ET

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