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October 23rd, 2015

2015 WTA Finals Singapore Groups Announced: Maria Sharapova Lands With Simona Halep

The groups for the 2015 WTA Finals were announced earlier today in Singapore.

Posted by Staff @ 3:02 pm in WTA Championships | 10 Comments »

September 30th, 2015

Defending Champion Maria Sharapova Withdraws From Beijing

Maria Sharapova won defend her Beijing title.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:10 am in beijing, Injuries | Comments Off

September 28th, 2015

In First Match Since Wimbledon, Maria Sharapova Retires With A Left Forearm Injury In Wuhan

Maria Sharapova has a new injury.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:45 am in Injuries | 6 Comments »

September 26th, 2015

Maria Sharapova Leads 7 of Top 10 In WTA Wuhan

Maria Sharapova leads the field at Wuhan.

Posted by Staff @ 7:28 pm in Asia | 1 Comment »

August 30th, 2015

Maria Sharapova Won’t Have To Play Serena Williams Again Because She Has Withdrawn From The US Open

Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 6:35 pm in US Open | 3 Comments »

August 29th, 2015

Preview: Odds Against Serena Williams at US Open

Contrary to what commentator Chris Evert says, Serena Williams is the GOAT. She, the Martinas, everyone else is out. But having said that, the odds are against Serena that she is going to win the US Open and complete the calendar year Grand Slam. The pressure build up is too great.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 1:07 pm in Tennis, US Open | 42 Comments »

August 19th, 2015

Venus Williams, Maria Sharapova Pull Out Of Cincinnati; Defending Champion Serena Today

Defending champion Serena Williams is in action today in Cincinnati.

Posted by Staff @ 9:08 am in Cincinnati | Comments Off

August 16th, 2015

Cincinnati Previews: Federer, Serena Must Step to Challenges

All the big dogs take to the court on both the men’s and women’s sides in Cincinnati, which sees defending champ Roger Federer return to the court after skipping Montreal last week.

Posted by Special @ 1:10 pm in Cincinnati, Tennis | 17 Comments »

August 8th, 2015

Maria Sharapova Withdraws From The Canadian Open

Maria Sharapova won’t be playing the Canadian Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:11 am in Injuries | 3 Comments »

July 24th, 2015

Grigor Dimitrov Confirms Split With Maria Sharapova

Grigor Dimitrov confirms his 2.5 year relationship with Maria Sharapova is over.

Posted by Staff @ 2:40 pm in Romance | 9 Comments »

July 23rd, 2015

Is The Grigor Dimitrov – Maria Sharapova Romance Over? Is Nikoleta Lozanova The Reason Why?

Did a married supermodel cause the break-up of Maria Sharapova-Grigor Dimitrov?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:42 pm in Romance | 21 Comments »

July 10th, 2015

Maria Sharapova: Serena’s Coach Will Never Say Nice Words About Me, And You Know Why!

Maria Sharapova doesn’t care what Serena’s coach says Victoria Azarenka’s better than her.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:44 am in Wimbledon | 10 Comments »

July 10th, 2015

Serena Slams Sharapova For 17th Straight Time, Meets Muguruza In Wimbledon Final

Serena Williams continued her domination over rival Maria Sharapova Thursday trouncing the Russian 6-2, 6-4 to reach her eighth Wimbledon final. Serena has now won 17 straight over Sharapova, all since Maria’s last victory at the 2004 WTA Championships. Sharapova also beat Serena at the 2004 Wimbledon Championships. “It’s never easy to beat such a [...]

Posted by Staff @ 7:54 am in Wimbledon | 1 Comment »

July 8th, 2015

Can Maria Sharapova Finally End Losing Streak To Serena Williams? Wimbledon Semifinals Preview

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova renew their rivalry Thursday at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 11:57 pm in Wimbledon | 96 Comments »

July 7th, 2015

Wimbledon Women’s Semis Set: Serena v Maria, Aggie v Muguruza

“I love playing Maria,” Serena said. “For me, I don’t feel like I have any pressure going into this match. We both lost early here last year. We’re both kind of enjoying this moment and at the end of the day one of us will be in the final.”

Posted by Staff @ 3:56 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 18 Comments »