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Police pull Maria Sharapova over … to take her picture

Tennis star Maria Sharapova had a little scare after being pulled over by police during a recent trip to Germany. The 28-year-old Sharapova was pulled over by cops during an early-morning drive through the town of Dusseldorf. But it wasn’t because she was breaking the law — the German officers simply wanted to get a photograph with the Russian beauty. When the police stops...
Via The Other Paper
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Does anything stand in Serena Williams' path to history?

Even without the grand slam sweep, Serena Williams' three titles in 2015 have left her in a great position for the coming years. Williams currently has 21 grand slam singles titles, with only Steffi Graf (22) and Margaret Court (24) ahead of her for most grand slam singles titles in the history of women's tennis.  Williams has the chance to pass both of them next year if she is...
Via The Sports Quotient
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Maria Sharapova not happy with US Open’s negative Nadal headline

Is the glass half full or half empty? For Maria Sharapova, she prefers the optimistic side of things. Sharapova responded to a tweet sent out by the US Open’s Twitter account Saturday about Rafael Nadal by applying a positive spin to it. Following Rafa’s third-round loss to Fabio Fognini, the US Open’s account pointed out that 2015 would mark the first time since 2004 that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 07, 2015  |  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...
August 30, 2015  |  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 It's the second time in three years that the 2006 champion has withdrawn from the year's last Grand Slam event.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
August 30, 2015  |  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

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....
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ball boy takes nasty spill behind Maria Sharapova

Embarrassing yourself on television is, well, embarrassing, but it can be pretty darn hilarious for everyone else. Cameras were on tennis star Maria Sharapova during the women’s final of the Italian Open on Sunday when an unsuspecting ball boy came in hot behind her in an attempt to fetch an umbrella. Instead, he tripped over something and hit the ground face-first. Luckily...
May 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Maria Sharapova smolders on cover of ‘Esquire’ in … Bulgaria? (photos)

Maria Sharapova obviously is a worldwide superstar and global tennis icon, so perhaps it should come as no surprise that she lands on magazine covers in countries far and wide. But it certainly is strange at first blush that Sharapova, who is preparing to defend her championship on the clay courts of Roland Garros at...Read More The post Maria Sharapova smolders on cover of ‘Esquire’...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharapova snaps photo of man reading Sharapova article

Maria Sharapova was surprisingly knocked out in the third round of the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open on Wednesday, losing in straight sets to Swiss qualifier Timea Bacsinszky, 7-6, 7-5. The No. 4-ranked Russian star spared no time getting the heck of out Dodge — in this case, China — making haste and booking a flight […] The post Oblivious guy reads Maria Sharapova article with...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
September 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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