'Solid' Sharapova wins second match on comeback

2017-04-28 07:35

Maria Sharapova has picked up a second win in as many days on her comeback from a 15-month doping ban.

Sharapova congratulates mum-to-be Serena

2017-04-27 16:15

Maria Sharapova offered her congratulations to pregnant rival Serena Williams after her return to tennis.

'Best feeling in world' as Sharapova wins on return

2017-04-26 21:24

Maria Sharapova marked her return from a 15-month doping ban with a rusty win over Roberta Vinci in Stuttgart, describing victory as the "best feeling in the world".

Sharapova begins comeback from doping ban

2017-04-26 19:16

Maria Sharapova made her controversial return from a 15-month doping ban on as she took on Italian veteran Roberta Vinci at Stuttgart's WTA tournament.

Ice cold in Stuttgart as Sharapova begins long road back

2017-04-26 08:40

Maria Sharapova returns from a 15-month doping ban on Wednesday with tournament promoters drooling over profit margins.

Sharapova rags-to-riches journey resumes in Stuttgart

2017-04-25 08:32

From the shadow of Chernobyl's nuclear wasteland to international super-stardom and from penniless arrival in the US to a fortune of $200 million.

Sharapova's return divides rivals

2017-04-24 09:01

Maria Sharapova returns to tennis this week following her 15-month ban having tested positive for meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open.

Sharapova rivals are jealous 'journeymen', says agent

2017-04-22 06:44

Critics of Maria Sharapova possibly receiving a wildcard into the French Open just want to keep another title threat out of Roland Garros.

Date set for French Open decision on Sharapova

2017-04-20 14:35

Maria Sharapova will learn on May 15 whether she can compete at the French Open after her drugs ban, French tennis officials have said.

Sharapova slams ITF for lack of doping warning

2017-04-14 13:17

Maria Sharapova hit out at tennis authorities for failing to warn her that a drug she had been taken had become a banned substance.


Sharapova: I'm way above Bouchard 'cheat' blast

2017-04-27 20:12

Maria Sharapova has hit back at Eugenie Bouchard's "cheater" claims, telling the Canadian that she is "way above" getting into a slanging match.

Bouchard urges life ban for 'cheater' Sharapova

2017-04-27 08:19

Eugenie Bouchard has attacked Maria Sharapova as a "cheater" over her return from a drugs ban and suggested she should be kicked out of tennis for life.

French Open tell Sharapova - wait until May 16

2017-04-26 19:44

Maria Sharapova was told that she will have to wait until a May 16 to discover whether or not she will receive a wildcard into the French Open.

WTA chief defends Sharapova's wildcard handouts

2017-04-26 11:00

WTA chief Steve Simon has defended the right of the tournament organisers to issue wildcard entries to the returning Maria Sharapova.

Sharapova begins long road back

2017-04-26 07:08

Maria Sharapova returns from a 15-month doping ban with tournament promoters drooling over profit margins.

Sharapova back in business, like it or not

2017-04-24 10:25

Maria Sharapova returns after a 15-month doping ban, desperate to rediscover the glory which brought her five Grand Slams.

Sharapova draws Vinci with critic Radwanska waiting

2017-04-22 21:57

Maria Sharapova was drawn to face Italian Roberta Vinci in her opening match at next week's Stuttgart tournament as she returns from a 15-month doping ban.

Sharapova should not get wildcard - Radwanska

2017-04-21 14:51

Former world No 1 tennis player Maria Sharapova should not be fast-tracked into next month's French Open, insists Polish rival Agnieszka Radwanska.

Returning Sharapova shrugs off criticism

2017-04-19 16:46

Maria Sharapova has brushed off criticism from her rivals as she prepares to make her return next week in Stuttgart.

Sharapova: Life is okay without tennis

2017-04-09 06:47

Former champion is unruffled about how she will be received on her return.

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