Found August 16, 2013 on
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Jimmy Connors is out as Maria Sharapova's coach. If you blinked, you missed it.
The partnership that started just over a month ago is over after only one actual match. Sharapova, who had been nursing injuries, played her first match since Wimbledon on Tuesday, losing to Sloane Stephens at the Western & Southern Open.
Friday, Sharapova parted ways with Connors, telling TENNIS...
Just days away from the US Open Maria Sharapova has decided to fire coach Jimmy Connors after a first round loss to Sloane Stephens.
According to Sharapova’s agent, Max Eisenbud the relationship between the two was not jelling in the few weeks they worked together following Wimbledon.
Sharapova had hired Connors in mid-July after she parted ways with her longtime coach Thomas...
Maria Sharapova, ranked No. 3 in the world, heads to the U.S. Open next week without a coach.
Tennis.com has confirmed an earlier Times of London report that Sharapova has parted ways with Jimmy Connors after just one match, a second-round loss to American Sloane Stephens this week at the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati.
In a statement emailed to TENNIS.com Sharapova...