Maria Sharapova has spent the week leading up to Wimbledon dealing with some serious flak from rival Serena Williams over the fact that she is dating Serena’s ex, Grigor Dimitrov.
During tournament warm-ups, Novak Djokovic gave Sharapova a much more lighthearted hard time — and Dimitrov got into the fun as well.
The No. 1-ranked player heading into the men’s side of Wimbledon, Djokovic gives a pretty classic impersonation of Sharapova’s signature serve.
Although Djokovich gives the crowd the butt-out move, Sharapova responded that she has (extremely unfortunately in our opinion) retired that portion of her serve: According to The Telegraph, Sharapova “commented on the impression, joking she no longer stuck backside out before she served.”
When Novak Djokovic is done with his tennis playing days, he will be able to fall back on a comedy routine which he looks like he has finally perfected. During a warm up tournament for Wimbledon Djokovic was persuaded to show off his impersonation of Maria Sharapova and to the delight of the fans in attendance he obliged. The kicker was that Sharapovaâ€™s boyfriend Grigor Dimitrovâ€...
Top-seeded Novak Djokovic eased into the second round of Wimbledon with a 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 win over Florian Mayer of Germany on Tuesday.
Bidding to win his second title at the All England Club, Djokovic was playing his first match of the year on grass after losing in the semifinals at the French Open. He managed the switch from clay perfectly and controlled most of the match, saving...
â€śKeep your paws off of married men home wrecker!â€ťÂ Well MariaÂ Sharapova didnâ€™t say that exactly, but that pretty much sums it up.
After beating Maria in the French Open, Serena Williams did an interview with the Rolling Stone, where she appeared to take a few subliminal shots at her arch nemesis. Below is an excerpt from the article.
â€śThere are people who live, breathe...
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Maria Sharapova delivered quite the slam to tennis rival Serena Williams at a pre-Wimbelton new conference,.
â€śIf she wants to talk about something personal, maybe she should talk about her relationship and her boyfriend that was married and is getting a divorce and has kids.â€ť said Sharapova.
Sharapovaâ€™s comments come after a Rolling Stone article in which...
Recall the Rolling Stone interview that left Serena Williams in deep over a blaming the rape victim theme? Seems SW also talked about a certain Maria Sharapova:
â€śThere are people who live, breathe...
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(June 23, 2013) Profiles of the top Menâ€™s Singles contenders for the 2013 Wimbledon. Note: Grand Slam records for main draw matches only.Â â€“ by Jack CunniffÂ Â Â Â http://twitter.com/jrcunniff Â 1. Novak Djokovic 2013 Record: 33-5 Grand Slam Record: 146-28 Wimbledon Record: 32-7 Wimbledon Best Result:Â W (2011) Fast Fact: Djokovic has defeated only two Top [...]
Serena Williams says she offered an apology to Maria Sharapova two days before Sharapova took a verbal swipe at Williams over comments in a magazine article.
Speaking Sunday at Wimbledon, where she's the defending champion, Williams declined to directly respond to Sharapova's broadside from 24 hours earlier. The back-and-forth began with a recent Rolling Stone story, in...
Â (June 22, 2013) In a pre-Wimbledon news conference on Saturday Maria Sharapova took aim at Serena Williams in regard to a recent Rolling Stones article where the author Stephen Rodrick did an extensive interview with the world No. 1. Â Rodrick made an assumption, that certain comments made by Williams about an unnamed player were [...]
THE CHAMPIONSHIPS Wimbledon, Great Britain June 24-July 7, 2013 Grand Slam Grass/Outdoors Results â€“ Monday, June 24, 2013 Ladiesâ€™ Singles â€“ First Round (2) Victoria Azarenka (BLR) d. Maria Joao Koehler (POR) 61 62 (3) Maria Sharapova (RUS) d. Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) 76(5) 63 Monica Puig (PUR) d. (5) Sara Errani (ITA) 63 62 (8) [...]
WIMBLEDON CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013 INTENDED ORDER OF PLAY FOR TUESDAY 25 JUNE Â CENTRE COURT â€“ SHOW COURT â€“ 1.00 PM START 1 Serena Williams (USA)  1 vs Mandy Minella (LUX) 2 2 Novak Djokovic (SRB)  1 vs Florian Mayer (GER) 2 3 David Ferrer (ESP)  33 vs Martin Alund (ARG) 34 Â [...]
A champion at one major, gone in the first round the next.
This article marks the first in a daily series of articles reviewing the action at Wimbledon.Â They follow the same general format as a similar series on Roland Garros.Â If you missed some of the action, or want a general overview, check out this written equivalent of a highlight reel.
Match of the day:Â Banished...
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