Sharapova feels vindicated, empowered

2017-03-29 08:04

Tennis star Maria Sharapova says she is excited about her return to competition next month, feeling vindicated by the reduction of her doping suspension.

Players divided on Sharapova wild cards

2017-03-10 13:30

The wild card tournament invitations awaiting Maria Sharapova when she returns from a 15-month doping ban divided opinion among players at Indian Wells.

Sharapova to plead for French Open wild card

2017-03-03 19:52

Maria Sharapova will meet with the French Tennis Federation (FFT) to plead her case for a wild card at Roland Garros.

Sharapova handed Rome wildcard

2017-03-01 13:44

Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova has been given a wildcard to play in the Italian Open in May.

Becker: Sharapova deserves a second chance

2017-02-15 13:49

Tennis legend Boris Becker is eager to see Maria Sharapova back on the tennis courts after serving her doping ban.

Sharapova boxes clever as return nears

2017-02-02 11:44

Maria Sharapova said she refused to feel sorry for herself during her doping ban, occupying her time by studying and learning how to box.

Sharapova to return as UN ambassador

2016-11-11 11:32

Maria Sharapova will be allowed to resume her role as a United Nations goodwill ambassador when her drug suspension ends in April.

Sharapova makes return to the court

2016-10-11 21:42

Maria Sharapova made her first appearance on a tennis court on Tuesday since being banned in January.

Sharapova to test comeback waters in Sin City

2016-10-10 09:00

Maria Sharapova, targeting an April return after the reduction of her doping ban, will start sharpening her game in a charity event in Las Vegas.

Sharapova to make early return to the court

2016-10-05 21:20

Maria Sharapova returns to the court for the first time since her doping ban was reduced when she makes her World Team Tennis Smash Hits debut next week.


Sharapova should 'start from bottom' - Wozniacki

2017-03-12 19:57

Maria Sharapova's planned return from a 15-month drugs ban at Stuttgart next month is "disrespectful" to other WTA players, says Caroline Wozniacki.

Players divided on Sharapova wild cards

2017-03-09 22:15

The wild card tournament invitations awaiting Maria Sharapova when she returns from a 15-month doping ban next month divided opinion among players.

French Open reluctant to hand Sharapova wild card

2017-03-02 22:21

French Open chiefs said they are reluctant to grant Maria Sharapova a wild card into this year's Grand Slam event.

Ko uses wedge to complete Sharapova challenge

2017-02-28 13:16

New Zealand golf star Lydia Ko still has a few tricks up her sleeve as she tries to rekindle her game - just ask tennis superstar Maria Sharapova.

Sharapova handed Madrid Open wildcard

2017-02-08 20:42

Maria Sharapova has been handed a wildcard for the Madrid Open in May just weeks after completing a 15-month ban for doping.

Sharapova sets return date after doping ban

2017-01-10 13:17

Maria Sharapova will make her return to competitive tennis following her 15-month ban at the WTA Tour clay-court tournament in Stuttgart in April.

Sharapova to play in Madrid exhibition

2016-10-22 22:05

Banned five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova will face French Open winner Garbine Muguruza on a half clay-half grass court exhibition in Madrid.

Smiling Sharapova plays Las Vegas charity event

2016-10-11 11:19

Maria Sharapova set foot on a tennis court for the first time since her positive drug test, smiling throughout an appearance in Las Vegas.

ITF blasts Sharapova for 'making example of me' doping rap

2016-10-06 10:10

The ITF blasted Maria Sharapova on Wednesday after she said that the governing body was attempting to make an example of her.

Sharapova's ex-boyfriend says she deserved ban

2016-10-05 19:16

Maria Sharapova's ex-boyfriend Grigor Dimitrov on Wednesday suggested she deserved her ban from tennis for a doping offence.

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