Sharapova 'legend with mind of champion,' says Djokovic

2020-02-26 20:32

Novak Djokovic hailed Maria Sharapova as a "legend" with "the mind of a champion" after the Russian superstar announced her retirement.

Injury-plagued Maria Sharapova announces retirement

2020-02-26 15:17

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova has announced her retirement from competitive tennis.

Nadal in the pink as Sharapova hits all-time low at Australian Open

2020-01-21 15:30

Top seed Rafael Nadal turned on the style as he launched his bid for a record-equalling 20th Major title at the Australian Open.

Wildcard Sharapova dumped out in Australian Open 1st round

2020-01-21 06:50

Maria Sharapova's faltering career hit a fresh low when the five-time Grand Slam champion was turfed out in the first round of the Australian Open.

Sharapova slams 'second-hand' Brisbane event as men take over

2020-01-08 10:19

Maria Sharapova said the Brisbane International felt like "a second-hand event" with women relegated to outside courts.

'Still a lot of fire': Sharapova accepts Brisbane wildcard

2019-12-31 13:14

Former world number one Maria Sharapova said Tuesday she still had "a lot of fire" as she attempts to resurrect her career after an injury-plagued 2019.

Sharapova still has 'fire and motivation' despite 2019 misery

2019-12-19 22:25

Maria Sharapova has insisted that she still has the "internal fire and motivation" to compete professionally.

Injury-dogged Sharapova commits to 2020 return

2019-10-08 21:39

Maria Sharapova says that she could make a comeback at Luxembourg next week after an injury forced her to withdraw injured from the WTA indoor event in Linz.

Serena on banished umpire Ramos: 'I don't know who that is'

2019-08-27 07:39

Serena Williams is trying hard to move past last year's US Open final meltdown, preferring to forget the umpire she called a "liar" and "thief".

Serena 'ready' for Sharapova as US Open excitement begins

2019-08-26 18:21

Serena Williams declared herself "ready" for an opening-night showdown with Maria Sharapova as the US Open began in New York.


Sharapova ends a career that was stuff of Hollywood

2020-02-26 17:13

From the shadow of Chernobyl's nuclear wasteland to international super-stardom, that's the story of Maria Sharapova who announced her retirement from international tennis.

Sharapova's career in balance after Melbourne humiliation

2020-01-22 09:27

At age 32, a persistent injury has now thrown Maria Sharapova's turbulent career into grave doubt.

Sharapova uncertain over Australian Open return after Round 1 loss

2020-01-21 09:45

Maria Sharapova admitted she does not know if she will be back at the Australian Open next year after suffering a first round defeat in Melbourne.

Sharapova match abandoned in smoggy Melbourne

2020-01-14 10:18

Maria Sharapova said it was the "right call" to abandon her match at the Kooyong Classic exhibition tournament as smog from raging bushfires engulfed Melbourne.

Sharapova handed Australian Open wildcard

2020-01-08 07:33

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova has been handed an Australian Open wildcard as she attempts to resurrect her career.

Sharapova returns to action in Brisbane

2019-12-31 06:38

Former world number one Maria Sharapova will open her 2020 campaign in Brisbane after being awarded a wild card by organisers.

Sharapova out of Luxembourg, Gauff in main draw

2019-10-10 20:45

Injury-hit Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from next week's Luxembourg WTA tournament.

'I believe in my ability', says defiant Sharapova

2019-08-27 08:33

Maria Sharapova said she remains confident in her ability to compete with the best despite a crushing defeat by old foe Serena Williams.

Serena routs Sharapova in US Open start, 'rusty' Federer wins

2019-08-27 06:35

Serena Williams overwhelmed Maria Sharapova at the US Open while "rusty" Roger Federer rallied past Indian qualifier Sumit Nagal.

Serena v Sharapova showdown seizes spotlight at US Open

2019-08-25 22:49

Serena Williams faces Maria Sharapova in a blockbuster first round match at the US Open, the feature showdown on the first day of the year's final Grand Slam.

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