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Last week, with the French Open in full swing, Maria Sharapova tweeted out what then appeared to be a seemingly innocuous comment about how she was unfamiliar with two French players, Benoit Paire and Jeremy Chardy. No big deal, or so it seemed. That is until Alize Lim, a women’s player who played with Chardy [...]The post Maria Sharapova gets served on Twitter over not knowing men’s player (pic) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.
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At some point during the French Open semifinal match between Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka at Roland Garros, Miss Sharapova hit an impressive and powerful backhand return against her opponent. And while it is true that by simply watching Sharapova hit a shot — and let’s be honest, listening to Sharapova hit a shot — [...]The post Slo-motion GIF of a Maria Sharapova...
Alizé Lim, Jeremy Chardy's girlfriend, threw major shade at Maria Sharapova after Masha basically implied she doesn't know who most of the ATP players in the top 30 were:
@mariasharapova and yet looks like you should... twitter.com/AlizeLim/statu…
— Alizé Lim (@AlizeLim) May 31, 2013
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Defending champion Maria Sharapova overcame 11 double faults and earned a return trip to the French Open final with a noisy victory over Victoria Azarenka, 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 on Thursday.
Sharapova's opponent on Saturday will be either No. 1 Serena Williams or Sara Errani. Sharapova beat Errani in the final last year to complete a career Grand Slam.
The two most notorious grunters...
Maria Sharapova shrugged off losing the first six games and swept the last four to reach the French Open semifinals on Wednesday. he defending champion overcame a miserable start in the quarterfinals to beat Jelena Jankovic, 0-6, 6-4, 6-3.
In the first semifinal of the 2013 French Open, defending champion Maria Sharapova once again reminded us and herself that the days when she hated clay are long gone as the Russian worked her way past Victoria Azarenka on Court Philippe Chatrier.
By Ros Satar (June 5, 2013) PARIS – Defending champion Maria Sharapova edged out Serbia’s Jelena Jankovic in a nervy three-setter to book her slot in the women’s semifinals – 0-6 6-4, 6-3. Certainly the start of the match slipped away from Sharapova rapidly as Jankovic stormed ahead break after break, closing out [...]
Will either, both, or neither make it back to the podium on Saturday?
Judging by recent history, Maria Sharapova might want to bring a portable roof with her when she faces Victoria Azarenka. With the exception of a retirement in Rome, Azarenka has won their last six matches outdoors while losing one total set, whereas Sharapova has both of their meetings indoors. One would...
ROLAND GARROS Paris, France May 26-June 9, 2013 Red Clay/Outdoors Results – Monday, June 3, 2013 Women’s Singles – Fourth Round (2) Maria Sharapova (RUS) d. (17) Sloane Stephens (USA) 64 63 (3) Victoria Azarenka (BLR) d. Francesca Schiavone (ITA) 63 60 (12) Maria Kirilenko (RUS) d. Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA) 75 64 (18) Jelena [...]
Roland Garros Roundup takes you through the Slam’s hot stories of the day, both on and off the court.
Victoria Azarenka reaches for a lob against Maria Kirilenko during Day 11 action.
Shot of the Day: Victoria Azarenka reached her first semifinal at Roland Garros by easily dispatching of Maria Kirilenko in the quarterfinals in just under two hours with a score of 7-6(3), 6-2.
Big girls need big bottles.
On the second Monday of Roland Garros, the remaining quarterfinal lineups take shape. We continue our comprehensive look at the round of 16.
Novak Djokovic vs. Philipp Kohlschreiber: Four long years ago, Kohlschreiber stunned the future No. 1 in the third round here, their only clay meeting. Never have they met since Djokovic became the Djuggernaut...