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Maria Sharapova withdraws from Birmingham to be fully fit for Wimbledon

Wimbledon 2018 on the BBC Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer, BBC Red Button, Connected TVs, the BBC Sport website and app from 2-15 July. Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from next week’s WTA event in Birmingham in order ...

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Williams has no 'negative feelings' towards Sharapova

French Open 2018 Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 27 May-10 June Coverage: Daily live radio and text commentaries on BBC Radio 5 live, the BBC Sport website and app. Serena Williams says she does not have any negative feelings towards ...

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French Open 2018: Serena Williams to play Maria Sharapova in fourth round

French Open 2018 Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 27 May-10 June Coverage: Daily live radio and text commentaries on BBC Radio 5 live, the BBC Sport website and app Returning three-time champion Serena Williams set up a highly-anticipated French Open ...

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Halep beats Sharapova to reach Italian Open final

World number one Simona Halep battled past Maria Sharapova 4-6 6-1 6-4 to set up a repeat of last year’s Italian Open final against defending champion Elina Svitolina. Halep, whose only other title this year came in January, fell behind ...

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Italian Open: Maria Sharapova to play Simon Halep in semi-finals

Former world number one Maria Sharapova reached the Italian Open semi-finals after fighting back to beat reigning French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko. Sharapova, 31, won 6-7 (6-8) 6-4 7-5 against the 20-year-old Latvian, taking her third match point to end ...

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Sharapova to drop out of world's top 50 after suffering fourth straight loss

Maria Sharapova will drop out of the world’s top 50 after losing four matches in a row for only the second time in her career. The five-time Grand Slam champion, 31, was beaten 3-6 7-6 (7-6) 6-4 by French world ...

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Maria Sharapova splits with coach Sven Groeneveld

Maria Sharapova has “mutually agreed” to part company with her coach of four years, Sven Groeneveld. Groeneveld started working with Sharapova in 2014, and helped her to win the French Open that season. The pair remained a team during the ...

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Qatar Open: Maria Sharapova falls in first round to Monica Niculescu

Romanian qualifier Monica Niculescu fought her way to an impressive win over Maria Sharapova in the first round of the Qatar Open. Russia’s Sharapova, 30, was beaten 4-6 6-4 6-3 in two hours and 38 minutes by the world number ...

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Impressive Kerber crushes Sharapova in straight sets

2018 Australian Open Dates: 15-28 January Venue: Melbourne Park Coverage: Watch highlights on BBC Two, the BBC Sport website and app. Live commentary on the best matches on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra and online. Angelique Kerber produced a ...

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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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