*Rome:* Romania's Simona Halep reached her first final in the WTA event at the Rome Masters on Saturday after sweeping Dutchwoman Kiki Bertens 7-5, 6-1 in their semi-final clash. Halep, who.. Mid-Day
Maria Sharapova will not be playing in the French Open, president of the French Tennis Federation, Bernard Giudicelli, announced Tuesday. The tennis champion, who won the tournament twice, was also.. Source: Wibbitz Studio -
LONDON (AP) " Maria Sharapova will play in the Wimbledon qualifying tournament.The 2004 champion at the All England Club, who returned last month from a 15-month doping ban, said in a post on her.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •RTE.ie •CJME •talkSPORT •CBC.ca •Seattle Times
BCCI acting president CK Khanna today said a brand new National Cricket Academy will be ready in Bengaluru in the next two years after the Board settled a long-standing dispute to acquire land for the.. Mid-Day
Three days after being denied entry to the French Open by the French Tennis Federation, Maria Sharapova said that she would not ask for a wildcard into the main draw at Wimbledon. Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age •NYTimes.com
Sometimes, the help in the fight against doping comes from the most unexpected places.French Open officials could easily have given Maria Sharapova an exemption to play in their tournament, now that.. New Zealand Herald
"Because of my improved ranking after the first three tournaments of my return, I will also be playing the qualifying of Wimbledon in Roehampton, and will not be requesting a wildcard into the main.. Zee News
Where do you stand on Maria Sharapova?I'll wager it's a question on the tip of your tongue. After all, there's not much else about, save some sailors charging about on two-legged speed machines and.. New Zealand Herald
What's the most important topic in sport right now?Maybe it's whether drugs cheats like Maria Sharapova deserve a second chance after serving suspensions? Or how about the long-term health of athletes.. New Zealand Herald
Maria Sharapova will not request a wildcard draw into Wimbledon and will instead attempt to earn a sport at the All England Club by coming through three qualifying rounds.
After serving a 15-month.. City A.M.
The French Open Closes. Meanwhile the French Tennis Federation snubbed Maria Sharapova, the Russian tennis star who is returning to the world stage after a 15-month suspension for a doping violation... bizjournals
Maria Sharapova said on Friday she will not request a wildcard for Wimbledon, instead opting to play in qualifying for the grand slam she won in 2004, as she returns from a doping ban. The Russian.. S.China Morning Post