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The US Open Commands Top Dollar On Secondary Market

Tennis action at the National Tennis Center in Flushing, New York is taking center stage as summer comes to a close, while the game’s top players all come out to compete for the U.S. Open Championship. Simply put, two players have undoubtedly dominated this season — Novak Djokovic on the men’s side and Serena Williams in the women’s division. Djokovic already has an Australian...
Via Bloguin Best
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The US Open Commands Top Dollar On Secondary Market

Tennis action at the National Tennis Center in Flushing, New York is taking center stage as summer comes to a close, while the game’s top players all come out to compete for the U.S. Open Championship. Simply put, two players have undoubtedly dominated this season — Novak Djokovic on the men’s side and Serena Williams in the women’s division. Djokovic already has an Australian...
Via Attacking The Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Maria Sharapova Withdraws From 2015 U.S. Open With Nagging Leg Injury

Maria Sharapova pulled out of the U.S. Open for the second time in three years Sunday, withdrawing on the eve of the tournament because of a lingering right leg injury. The U.S. Tennis Association announced the withdrawal via a press release at about the same time Sharapova, who won the title in New York in 2006, posted the news on her Facebook page. “Unfortunately I will not be...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Maria Sharapova pulls out of US Open with leg injury

The U.S. Tennis Association says Maria Sharapova is pulling out of the U.S. Open on the eve of the tournament because of a leg injury. It's the second time in three years that the 2006 champion has withdrawn from the year's last Grand Slam event. Sharapova has not played a match since losing to Serena Williams in the Wimbledon semifinals in July. She withdrew from hard-court tournaments...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

APNewsBreak: Maria Sharapova pulls out of US Open

The U.S. Tennis Association says Maria Sharapova is pulling out of the U.S. Open on the eve of the tournament because of a leg injury. It's the second time in three years that the 2006 champion has withdrawn from the year's last Grand Slam event. Sharapova has not played a match since losing to Serena Williams in the Wimbledon semifinals in July. She withdrew from hard-court tournaments...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

U.S. Open women's preview: Can anyone stop Serena?

The U.S. Open has arrived. The story of the tournament will be Serena Williams’ attempt to complete the calendar Grand Slam, which has not been done since 1988. She’s the overwhelming favorite to win the tournament. She’s won the Open for three years running, so New York has been a happy hunting ground for her. She’ll undoubtedly feel some pressure attempting this historic...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Serena Williams has classy response to Maria Sharapova's endorsements edge

Serena Williams, the current world No. 1 and winningest active player on the WTA tour, faces a huge disparity in earnings between her and world No. 2 Maria Sharapova. According to a report from Forbes, Williams made $24.6 million from June 2014 to June 2015 while Sharapova made $29.7 million. For normal people, that income differential is negligible since both are multimillionaires...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Serena Williams Learns Path to Grand Slam With Reveal Of U.S. Open Draws

NEW YORK — Serena Williams could face Maria Sharapova for her second straight major semifinal as she seeks to complete the Grand Slam at the U.S. Open. Thursday’s draw filled the top-ranked Williams’ quarter of the bracket with Americans, nine in all. In the third round, Williams could face 29th-seeded Sloane Stephens, who beat her in the 2013 Australian Open and is coming...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

U.S. Open Women’s Draw Analysis

The U.S. Open women’s draw is out. Here is the bracket for the year’s final major. We all know who the main story is in Flushing Meadows, New York: Serena Jameka Williams, whose initials — “SJW” — could just as easily refer to the reality of life on the WTA Tour: Serena Just Wins. It is in the nature of a great player — the world No. 1, a 21-time major winner, a player...
Via Attacking The Net
6 days ago  |  Discuss

U.S. Open Women’s Draw Analysis

The U.S. Open women’s draw is out. Here is the bracket for the year’s final major. We all know who the main story is in Flushing Meadows, New York: Serena Jameka Williams, whose initials — “SJW” — could just as easily refer to the reality of life on the WTA Tour: Serena Just Wins. It is in the nature of a great player — the world No. 1, a 21-time major winner, a player...
Via Bloguin Best
6 days ago  |  Discuss

US Open draw: Serena Williams could face Sharapova in semifinal

  Serena Williams could face Maria Sharapova for her second straight major semifinal as she seeks to complete the Grand Slam at the U.S. Open. Thursday's draw filled the top-ranked Williams' quarter of the bracket with Americans, nine in all. In the third round, Williams could face 29th-seeded Sloane Stephens, who beat her in the 2013 Australian Open and is coming off her first...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Serena Williams could face Sharapova in US Open semifinal

NEW YORK (AP) Serena Williams could face Maria Sharapova in her second straight major semifinal as she seeks to complete the Grand Slam at the U.S. Open. The U.S. Tennis Association held the draw Thursday. In the third round, Williams could face young American Sloane Stephens, who beat her in the 2013 Australian Open. Another up-and-coming U.S. player, Madison Keys, could await...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharapova brings 'serious' tennis event to LA in December

Maria Sharapova is bringing top-level tennis back to the Los Angeles area. The five-time Grand Slam title winner will host a sports-and-entertainment event in December at the UCLA Tennis Center, with participants such as 2003 U.S. Open champion Andy Roddick, 2014 U.S. Open runner-up Kei Nishikori of Japan, Americans Jack Sock and Madison Keys, and Britain's Laura Robson. The two...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharapova ready to return from break at Cincinnati

MASON, Ohio (AP) Maria Sharapova says she's still working through a minor leg injury. The second-ranked Sharapova hasn't played since Wimbledon, where she lost to Serena Williams in the semifinals July 9. She was supposed to return last week in Toronto but withdrew after getting hurt in training. ''I'm feeling better, but I'm still working through it,'' she said Monday. She plans...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennis stars top list of Forbes highest paid female athletes

Another year, another account from Forbes on the world’s highest paid female athletes. And like year’s past, the tennis stars have the fattest bank accounts. Maria Sharapova reportedly tops the list for the 11th straight year. The tall blonde phenom earned a cool $29.7 million between June 2014 and June 2015 from prize money and endorsements. Serena Williams–one of the sports’...
Via Campus Sports Net
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharapova pulls out of Roger Cup with leg injury

Maria Sharapova has pulled out of next week's Rogers Cup with an injured right leg. The WTA announced her withdrawal from the U.S. Open hard-court tuneup tournament on Friday. Sharapova, a five-time major champion, has not competed since losing to Serena Williams in the semifinals at Wimbledon last month.
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharapova out of Toronto tournament with injured right leg

TORONTO (AP) Maria Sharapova has pulled out of next week's Rogers Cup with an injured right leg. The WTA announced her withdrawal from the U.S. Open hard-court tuneup tournament on Friday. Sharapova, a five-time major champion, has not competed since losing to Serena Williams in the semifinals at Wimbledon last month.
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Maria Sharapova, Grigor Dimitrov have broken up

The relationship between Maria Sharapova and Grigor Dimitrov is definitely over. The tennis players, who first began dating in 2013 from what we can tell (when Maria confirmed the relationship in a humorous way), were rumored to be over as recently as last year. Nothing was officially confirmed, however, until ESPN reporter Darren Rovell tweeted...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Maria Sharapova At The Pool, Daly Debates Hooters Vs. Twin Peaks & Infinite GIFs

  The British Open will be on for those of you losers who have the summer off. There’s some baseball, Tour de France...
Via Busted Coverage
July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Maria Sharapova is hanging out in a bikini again

Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova takes a break from sports competitions spending her vacation at the Adriatic Sea.Just lounging in a bikini in Montenegro, playing with her feet, and a lot less muscles than one might expect. Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Serena Williams Continues To Shine In Spotlight As World’s Best Player (Photos)

Let’s face it. In the world of women’s tennis, it’s Serena Williams and everyone else. After her dominating win over Maria Sharapova on Thursday, Williams is back in the Wimbledon final for the eighth time in her storied career. If she defeats Spain’s Garbine Muguruza on Saturday, she’ll capture her 21st Grand Slam title, putting her just one behind Steffi Graf for the...
Via NESN.com
July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Serena dominates Sharapova in Wimbledon semifinal

Maria Sharapova couldn’t have started any worse in Thursday’s Wimbledon semifinal against Serena Williams. Three double faults gave Williams an early break point in the first game and it was all downhill from there for the Russian superstar. Williams cruised to a victory in straight sets (6-2, 6-4) to reach the Wimbledon final for the eighth time in her legendary career....
Via NESN.com
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Serena Williams Rolls Through Maria Sharapova Again

After defeating her sister just a few days ago, Serena Williams took to the court and dominated her “rival” Maria Sharapova. In the...
Via Athlon Sports
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Wimbledon 2015: Serena Williams Beats Maria Sharapova In Two Sets, Will Play Garbine Muguruza In Final

LONDON — Serena Williams is just one win away from another Grand Slam milestone. The top-ranked Williams maintained her 11-year dominance over Maria Sharapova, beating the Russian 6-2, 6-4 on Thursday to reach her eighth Wimbledon championship match and 25th career Grand Slam final. In beating Sharapova for the 17th straight time, the five-time Wimbledon champion won her 26th consecutive...
Via NESN.com
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Wimbledon: Controversies abound after women’s quarterfinals

The women’s quarterfinals at Wimbledon finished off with a number of players sparking controversy amidst the triumphs and losses. While Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova, Garbine Muguruza, and Agnieszka Rdwanska celebrated their trips to the semifinals, Coco Vandeweghe, Caroline Wozniacki, and Victoria Azarenka took a share of the talk by bringing up disputes among themselves, against...
Via isportsweb.com
July 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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