Sharapova on the rise ahead of French Open

2018-05-21 14:17

Maria Sharapova's run to the Italian Open semi-finals has earned her an 11-place jump in the latest WTA Tour rankings.

Sharapova supports special seeding for Serena

2018-05-18 22:33

Maria Sharapova says she supports a Grand Slam seeding for longtime rival Serena Williams as she tries to rebuild her career after giving birth.

Sharapova has good 'inner feeling' ahead of French Open

2018-05-18 12:17

Former French Open champion Maria Sharapova says she has a "good inner feeling" as she prepares for her Roland Garros return after a doping ban.

Sharapova delight at popping the question to Nadal

2018-05-16 06:50

Russian star Maria Sharapova giggled with delight as she revealed how she plucked up the courage to pop the question - and got to practice with Rafael Nadal.

Sharapova blasts critic Mladenovic off court in Madrid

2018-05-09 22:59

Maria Sharapova reached the Madrid Open quarter-finals with an impressive demolition of France's Kristina Mladenovic.

Sharapova rediscovers winning form on Madrid clay

2018-05-06 19:09

Maria Sharapova won for the first time since the Australian Open as she beat Mihaela Buzarnescu in the Madrid Open.

Fast-lane Sharapova gears up for Stuttgart return

2018-04-23 09:52

Maria Sharapova spent time prior to the start of the Stuttgart Grand Prix flinging a Porsche 911 RT2 RS around a test track in Germany's automobile capital.

Sharapova splits with Dutch coach

2018-03-10 07:49

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova has decided to split with her coach Sven Groeneveld following her shock exit from the Indian Wells.

Sharapova crashes out of Indian Wells

2018-03-08 08:21

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova suffered a shock defeat to Japanese No 1 Naomi Osaka, losing her opening match at the WTA Indian Wells tournament.

Sharapova crashes out in Qatar Open first round

2018-02-12 21:42

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova suffered a shock defeat in the first round of the Qatar Open.


Halep downs Sharapova to reach Rome final

2018-05-19 20:45

Top seed Simona Halep profited from 10 breaks of Maria Sharapova's serve to clinch victory reach the Italian Open final.

Sharapova into Rome semis after epic Ostapenko win

2018-05-18 19:38

Maria Sharapova fired a French Open warning with an epic win over Roland Garros champion Jelena Ostapenko to reach the Rome semi-finals.

Svitolina off the mark, Sharapova battles through rain

2018-05-16 07:12

Defending champion Elina Svitolina eased into the third round of the Italian Open as Maria Sharapova needed a marathon three sets to get past Ashleigh Barty.

Sharapova downed in Madrid

2018-05-10 18:15

Maria Sharapova's French Open preparations were dealt a blow as she was beaten in three sets by Kiki Bertens at the Madrid Open.

Sharapova into Madrid last 16 after dispatching Begu

2018-05-07 16:26

Maria Sharapova's clay-court revival is gathering pace after the Russian eased past Romanian big-hitter Irina-Camelia Begu at the Madrid Open.

Sharapova stunned in Stuttgart

2018-04-24 18:44

Maria Sharapova crashed out in the opening round of the Stuttgart Grand Prix as French sixth seed Caroline Garcia staged a fightback to win in three sets.

Injured Sharapova withdraws from Miami Open

2018-03-16 21:02

Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from next week's Miami Open after suffering an injury to her left forearm, organisers announced.

Sharapova: I knew my comeback would take time

2018-03-08 11:19

Maria Sharapova was left to reflect on a disappointing first-round defeat to Naomi Osaka at Indian Wells on Wednesday.

Sharapova, Keys pull out of Dubai

2018-02-15 14:56

Former world No 1 Maria Sharapova and US Open finalist Madison Keys have pulled out of next week's Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.

Sharapova inspired by Serena to get back to top

2018-01-20 13:54

Maria Sharapova says she is inspired by the likes of thirtysomethings Serena Williams and Roger Federer to get back to the top after her doping ban.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.