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Federer out of Bhupathi-linked ITPL; Nadal, Djokovic enter names Mar 1, 10:41 am
Johannesburg, Mar 1 (ANI): Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer has reportedly joined women stars Maria Sharapova and Li Na in opting out of the planned International Tennis Premier League (ITPL), which has been modelled on the lines of the Indian Premier
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova and her Chinese counterpart Li Na have reportedly withdrawn from the fledgling International Premier Tennis League (ITPL) tournament that is set to make its debut in Asia this November.
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova has assured that there is nothing to worry about during the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, to be held from February 7-23, the build-up to which as been blighted by concerns for safety.
Wellington, Jan 26 (ANI): Slovakian Dominika Cibulkova has said that she is confident of winning a Grand Slam title one day following her defeat to Chinese ace Li Na in the Australian Open finals on Saturday.
Bouchard's agent backs Canadian teen to surpass Sharapova as 'most marketable female tennis player' Jan 23, 1:14 pm
Sydney, Jan 23 (ANI): The agent of teenaged Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard has said she believes that the new golden girl of tennis can surpass Maria Sharapova as arguably the most marketable female athlete on the planet.
Melbourne, Jan 22 (ANI): World number one Rafael Nadal has advanced to his fourth Australian Open semi-final after defeating Maria Sharapova's boyfriend Grigor Dimitrov in their quarter-final match on Wednesday at the Melbourne Park.
Cibulkova shocks third seed Sharapova at Australian Open Jan 20, 10:47 am
Melbourne, Jan 20 (ANI): Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova has beaten third seed Maria Sharapova on Monday, causing the second major upset in as many days in the Australian Open.
Sharapova refuses to be drawn into Russia's `gay propaganda` law Jan 19, 9:30 am
Johannesburg, Jan 19 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova has reportedly refused to be drawn on Russia's controversial gay propaganda laws, and maintained her former stance that individuals should have the opportunity to share their lives with whom they see fit.
Sharapova, Jankovic progress to fourth round of Oz Open Jan 18, 9:28 am
Melbourne, Jan 18 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova and Serbian Jelena Jankovic have progressed into the fourth round of the Australian Open tournament on Saturday following their respective third round wins.
Sharapova calls for more clarity on 'unplayable conditions' after 'heat-stricken' Oz Open play Jan 17, 10:00 am
Sydney, Jan 17 (ANI): Russian star Maria Sharapova has reportedly urged tennis officials to clear the confusion over what constitutes unplayable conditions after she was forced to play in temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius at the Australian Open.
Melbourne, Jan 16 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova has battled her way through a searing heat wave at Rod Laver Arena on Thursday to progress to the third round by defeating world No. 44 Karin Knapp 6-3 4-6 10-8.
'High-profile' Li Na says husband more famous in China than her Jan 13, 1:39 pm
Sydney, Jan 13 (ANI): Chinese tennis ace Li Na has admitted that her husband and former coach Jiang Shan is far better known in China than herself.
Sharapova rebuffs waiter's request for autographed 'selfie' ahead of Australian Open Jan 12, 9:59 am
Johannesburg, Jan 12 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova has reportedly rebuffed a request from a waiter for her 'selfie' at a Melbourne cafe, ahead of next week's Australian Open.
Johannesburg, Jan 4 (ANI): World number two Victoria Azarenka has reached the finals of the Brisbane International tournament by beating Serbian Jelena Jankovic 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Friday in the semi-finals.
Johannesburg, Jan 3 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams has set up a blockbuster semi-final clash with her Russian arch-rival Maria Sharapova at the Brisbane International following her 6-3, 6-3 win over Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova in the quarterfinals.
Melbourne, Jan. 2 (ANI): Maria Sharapova outlasted Estonian Kaia Kanepi 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 in Brisbane International tennis quarter-finals.
Washington, Dec 31 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova has revealed that she got 'goosebumps' after winning her first WTA Tour match in almost five months following absence from the court due to injury, in just over an hour.
Sydney, Dec 25 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova has reportedly arrived in Brisbane for her first tournament appearance in the Australian Open's warm-up tournament, the Brisbane International, along with her boyfriend and Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov and her team of staffers.
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): Former World No.1 Maria Sharapova will play her first match since August when she takes on Serbian player Ana Ivanovic in Bogota, Colombia next week in an exhibition match.
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova has chosen former Dutch player Sven Groeneveld as her new coach, whose 20 odd years experience on both the ATP and WTA tours has been notable.
Maria Sharapova flaunts fab body in see-through lace dress Oct 26, 11:00 am
London, Oct 26 (ANI): Maria Sharapova showed off her curves in a completely see-through lace dress at the Dream for Future Africa Foundation Gala.
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): After becoming the first Chinese player to reach the semifinals of the season-ending WTA Championships, Li Na can become the first Asian to be ranked as high as third in the world if she beats Petra Kvitova on Saturday.
Dimitrov upsets Ferrer to win maiden tour title in Stockholm Oct 21, 8:55 am
Johannesburg, Oct 21 (ANI): Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov came back from a set down to beat top seeded David Ferrer 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 and claim his first ATP title in Stockholm on Sunday.
Johannesburg, Oct 8 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova has reportedly withdrawn from the season-ending Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Championships in Istanbul on Monday due to an injury on her right shoulder which has nagged her since before the US Open.
Washington, Sept 27 (ANI): Chinese player Li Na has become the fifth player to qualify for the year ending WTA Championships to be held in Istanbul from October 22-27, 2013.
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