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Maria Sharapova knocked out of Kremlin Cup by Magdalena Rybarikova

Maria Sharapova has been knocked out of the Kremlin Cup in the first round, two days after winning her first tournament since 2015. The Russian, 30, was beaten 7-6 (7-3) 6-4 by Slovakia’s Magdalena Rybarikova in her fifth match in ...

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Maria Sharapova beats Aryna Sabalenka to win Tianjin Open title

Former world number one Maria Sharapova has won her first title since May 2015, beating Aryna Sabalenka 7-5 7-6 (10-8) in the Tianjin Open final. The 30-year-old Russian was playing her seventh event since she returned to the tour in ...

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Sharapova beats Peng to reach Tianjin Open final

Former world number one Maria Sharapova reached her first WTA final since returning from a drugs ban as she beat Peng Shuai 6-3 6-1 at the Tianjin Open. Sharapova, 30, came back to the tour in April following a 15-month ...

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Sharapova knocked out of US Open by Sevastova

US Open Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 28 Aug-10 Sept BBC coverage: Live radio and text commentary on selected matches every day. Maria Sharapova’s first Grand Slam tournament in 19 months ended with defeat by Anastasija Sevastova in the ...

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US Open 2017: Maria Sharapova stuns Simona Halep on Grand Slam return

US Open Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 28 Aug-10 Sept BBC coverage: Live radio and text commentary on selected matches every day. Maria Sharapova made a dramatic return to Grand Slam action by knocking out world number two Simona ...

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Federer fit for US Open as Halep braces for Sharapova test

US Open Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 28 Aug-10 Sept BBC coverage: Live radio and text commentary on selected matches every day. Roger Federer will head into next week’s US Open feeling optimistic he has overcome his injury concerns. ...

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Maria Sharapova: Five-time Grand Slam winner given US Open wildcard

Maria Sharapova is set to play in her first Grand Slam since her 15-month drugs ban after being given a wildcard for the US Open main draw. Former world number one Sharapova, 30, returned to action in April but was ...

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Maria Sharapova withdraws from Stanford's Bank of the West Classic

Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from Stanford’s Bank of the West Classic before her scheduled second-round match. Tournament officials said the 30-year-old had pulled out on her doctor’s advice due to a left arm injury. It means ...

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Maria Sharapova wins at Bank of the West Classic as she returns from injury

Maria Sharapova beat Jennifer Brady 6-1 4-6 6-0 as she returned from injury at Stanford’s Bank of the West Classic. Sharapova, who returned in April after a 15-month doping ban, had been out with a thigh problem since 16 May. ...

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Sharapova to enter Wimbledon qualifying and will not request main draw wildcard

Maria Sharapova will enter Wimbledon qualifying rather than request a main-draw wildcard as she continues her comeback from a 15-month drug ban. The 30-year-old Russian was denied a wildcard for the French Open, with tournament officials saying her doping suspension ...

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