Russian head backtracks on Sharapova claim

2016-05-19 21:19

The head of the Russian Tennis Federation has backtracked on his comments saying Maria Sharapova's career could be over.

D-Day for Maria Sharapova

2016-05-18 07:16

Maria Sharapova will appear in front of an anti-doping panel in London to learn her fate after she tested positive for a banned substance.

WADA's U-turn could affect Sharapova ban

2016-04-14 15:23

Athletes who tested positive for meldonium before March 1 could have bans overturned less than four months before the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

WADA announces meldonium amnesty

2016-04-13 16:22

Athletes who tested positive for meldonium before March 1 this year could have their bans overturned.

‘Morality police should not judge Sharapova’

2016-04-07 15:52

Tennis player Maria Sharapova should not be judged by sport's 'morality police' according to British Olympian Susan Egelstaff.

Pill Maria Sharapova took is not a doping agent, says Grindeks

2016-03-17 21:30

The medicine used by Maria Sharapova should not be on the list of banned substances by the World Anti-Doping Agency, says pharmaceutical company Grindeks.

UN agency stops working with Sharapova

2016-03-15 22:04

A United Nations agency says it has stopped working with Maria Sharapova pending the tennis star's doping case

Sharapova hits out at critics

2016-03-12 06:50

Maria Sharapova has hit back at suggestions she received five separate warnings about changes to tennis anti-doping rules.

Tennis to survive Sharapova storm

2016-03-11 06:55

Rocked by Maria Sharapova's failed drugs test confession, tennis faces huge challenges to maintain its impressive global profile.

Sharapova's failed test a 'huge mistake'

2016-03-10 07:06

WTA players rocked by Maria Sharapova's admission that she had failed a drug test are now waiting to see what sanction the superstar will face.


Maria Sharapova's career over?

2016-05-19 13:00

The head of the Russian Tennis Federation says Maria Sharapova's failed doping test could spell the end of her career.

ITF: Hearing scheduled in Sharapova case

2016-04-20 14:00

ITF president David Haggerty says a disciplinary hearing is scheduled in Maria Sharapova's doping case.

Sharapova still faces hearing

2016-04-14 14:16

Five-time grand slam tennis champion Maria Sharapova still faces a hearing after testing positive for meldonium.

Sharapova in Russian Olympic plans

2016-04-12 18:45

Russia says Maria Sharapova is still in its plans for the Olympic tennis tournament in August.

Sharapova's hearing 'only in June'

2016-03-30 18:18

The president of the Russian tennis federation says Maria Sharapova could have her disciplinary hearing for doping in June.

Drug taken by Maria Sharapova is popular among elite athletes

2016-03-17 13:52

Meldonium, the drug taken by tennis star Maria Sharapova, is widely used by athletes, according to new research.

99 positive tests for meldonium since January 1

2016-03-12 09:08

The World Anti-Doping Agency has recorded 99 positive tests for the newly banned drug at the centre of the Maria Sharapova case.

Murray: Sharapova should face the music

2016-03-11 10:10

Andy Murray says Maria Sharapova should face the music for testing positive for a banned drug.

Racket firm Head to stand by Sharapova

2016-03-10 14:16

Maria Sharapova's racket provider Head has extended its contract with the former world No 1 despite her failed drugs test at this year's Australian Open.

Meldonium: Many athletes may have used drug

2016-03-09 18:32

Some 490 athletes, including 13 medallists, may have taken meldonium at last year's European Games in Baku.

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