(January 14, 2013) A look at some the questions and answers from day one of the 2013 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne.
Q. You have now gotten a double bagel win at every slam. It completes your double bagel slam or calendar slam. Is that something you’re proud of? (Editor’s note – Sharapova needs a double bagel at Wimbledon to complete “the double bagel” slam.)
MARIA SHARAPOVA: I don’t think that’s very relative to anything. (Laughter.)
You know, when you’re out there and playing, you’re just focusing on every point and every game and trying to win as many as you can, and today was just a good scoreline.
Q. You aren’t aware that you may have to face [Venus Williams] in the third round?
MARIA SHARAPOVA: I have seen the draw, yes. Thank you.
It is speculated that Maria Sharapova is dating fellow tennis player Grigor Dimitova who lost on Monday. ESPN’s Chris Fowler told Sharapova during an interniew that Dimitrov lost. She laughed and said “