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Maria Sharapova


About Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova is a Russian tennis player. She is the World No. 1 in the WTA Tour as in June 2012.

Professional Biography

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

  • August 2008: #9 Sexiest Sports Babes, Daily star poll
  • June 7, 2012: Maria Sharapova reclaims World No. 1 ranking in the WTA Tour after reaching the final of the French Open 2012 grand slam.
  • June 9, 2012: Maria Sharapova wins her first French Open Grand Slam title.

Maria Sharapova in News

Curb Energy Consumption
(Family Features) Water heaters are energy intensive appliances. In fact, they are the second largest energy user in the home, and as they age, they become less efficient, requiring even more energy.

TuringSense and Legendary Coach Nick Bollettieri Join Forces to Deliver PIVOT, the Most Advanced Wearable Technology for Tennis
TuringSense, a Silicon Valley pioneer of wearable sports technology, and Nick Bollettieri, International Tennis Hall of Fame coach of 10 #1-ranked players, have partnered to bring to market PIVOT, the most advanced wearable for tennis today and the only one to incorporate Bollettieri's coaching knowledge

Multimedia Platforms Inc. CEO, Bobby Blair, Featured in Hall of Famer Nick Bollettieri's Book, Changing the Game
Multimedia Platforms Inc. (OTCQB: EAHCD)("MMP") is pleased to announce that MMP CEO, Bobby Blair, has been honored as one of the most significant people that world-famous tennis coach, Nick Bollettieri, has been privileged to mentor.

Top-Ranked Tennis Star Maria Sharapova Swings by to Hong Kong
Ranked World No.5 by the Women's Tennis Association and with 29 WTA singles championships, including four Grand Slam singles titles to become the top Russian female player, Maria Sharapova sets foot onto the tennis courts before she joins the other A-list athletes at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong

Real Madrid Star Cristiano Ronaldo to Kick Off the World Cup in Hong Kong
One of the most influential players in sports today, Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to tackle his way through football grounds before arriving at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong today

Catch Unprecedented Coverage of the 2013 Wimbledon Championship Live & Exclusive on STAR Sports 2, ESPN and ESPN HD
Leading sports broadcaster STAR Sports will be broadcasting live & exclusive coverage of the 2013 Wimbledon tennis tournament on 3 channels – STAR Sports 2, ESPN and ESPN HD, starting June 24, 2013

The 2013 Australian Open Sizzles Across Multiple Screens on ESPN STAR Sports
The eagerly anticipated 2013 calendar of sports has finally kicked off with the first Grand Slam of the season, and fans can look forward to yet another extraordinary season of drama as ESPN STAR Sports serves up unparalleled coverage of the Australian Open from Melbourne, starting next Monday, 14 January 2013

Ad hoc: HEAD Racquet Sports USA Posts Best Ever Full Year Sales Results
Head N.V. /Ad hoc: HEAD Racquet Sports USA Posts Best Ever Full Year Sales Results. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Novak Djokovic Signs With IMG for Exclusive Global Management and Representation
IMG Worldwide, the global sports, fashion and media company, announced today that it has signed ATP World No. 1 player Novak Djokovic for exclusive worldwide management and representation.

Sharapova confirms she is not pregnant
Sharapova's ultrasound confirms that she is not pregnant. Eases into the second round at US Open

Sharapova launches Sugarpova, her own premium line of Candy
Portion of sales from Sugarpova will be donated to charity

Ivanovic taking inspiration from Sharapova to claw her way back to top
Ana Ivanovic, who won the French Open title in 2008, has revealed that she is taking inspiration from Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova for her rapid rise back up in the rankings.

Novak Djokovic's pet poodle's tweets to 'take over world'
The world of Wimbledon is being swept by the latest craze among tennis stars of taking to Twitter to post their pets' "thoughts".

Radek Stepanek ordered to change 'bright shoes' over All England Club's strict 'predominantly white' rules
Czech Republican tennis ace Radek Stepanek was ordered to change his 'bright blue' shoes by the authorities of the All England Club before he could start his third round match against top seed Novak Djokovic.

Maria Sharapova flaunts flesh in skimpy outfit at Wimbledon
Maria Sharapova showed off her lime green knickers at Wimbledon on Friday, serving up a treat as she displayed her assets.

Now, 'grunt-o-meter guns' to silence screeching women tennis stars!
Umpires are set to be issued grunt-o-meter guns which would help them silence the mounting screeches of women tennis stars like Maria Sharapova, whose grunts reaches to a level of 100 decibels.

'Queen of Screams' Sharapova says 'too old to stop grunting' on court
Former Wimbledon champion Maria Sharapova, who has been dubbed as the 'Queen of Screams', has claimed that she is too old to stop grunting on court.

Women hit back in Wimbledon 'gender pay equality' row
Women tennis players have blasted the Wimbledon 'gender pay equality' row after tennis ace Maria Sharapova claimed that 'we are worth every penny of our equal pay.'

Sharapova-style 'lion-roar' shrieks may soon be history on court
The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) is set to crackdown on players who shriek, shout and grunt as they hit the ball.

Sharapova-style 'lion-roar' shrieks may soon be history in tennis
The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) is set to crackdown on players who shriek, shout and grunt as they hit the ball.

Maria Sharapova says she's no glamour diva
Maria Sharapova, who electrifies the game both on and off the court, has denied being a diva as she doesn't wear make up to bed or on the court.

I always told myself I could become a better player, says Maria Sharapova
Maria Sharapova, the diva who electrifies the game both on and off the court, has revealed her motivation behind her successful track record.

Kvitova hopes emulate Navratilova to prove Wimbledon win was no fluke
Czech tennis ace Petra Kvitova wants to emulate former world no. 1 Martina Navratilova and retain her Wimbledon crown that she won last year.

Sharapova outshines Williams sisters in style at Pre-Wimbledon party
Maria Sharapova, who is expected to win the competition on centre court next week, did the same in the style quotient at the WTA Pre-Wimbledon party.

Djokovic, Sharapova named 'top seeds' for Wimbledon 2012
Tennis star Novak Djokovic has be placed at the top seed in the Wimbledon 2012.

Maria Sharapova becomes richest sportswoman of all time
Maria Sharapova, who recently won the French Open title by overcoming Italian Sara Errani, has reportedly become the richest woman in sporting history.

Women officially most noisy both during tennis and sex
It's not just on the tennis courts that women are louder than men, they are also far noisier in the bedroom, a new survey has revealed.

Catch unparalleled Coverage of the Wimbledon on ESPN STAR Sports
In the wake of the intensifying excitement of the Australian Open and French Open, tennis fans can now look forward to catching unrivalled coverage of one of the most anticipated tournaments of the Grand Slam season, the 2012 Wimbledon Championships on ESPN STAR Sports, starting next Monday, 25 June 2012

EBX Group and IMG Worldwide Acquire Brasil1 to Launch Its IMX Joint Venture
EBX Group and IMG Worldwide have launched their IMX joint-venture with the acquisition of Brasil1 Sports & Entertainment, an agency identified by the synergy with the new company's goal to work in the sports, entertainment and arena management areas

Ad hoc: HEAD NV and HTM Sport GmbH Announce Share Buy Back
Head N.V. /Ad hoc: HEAD NV and HTM Sport GmbH Announce Share Buy Back. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Wozniacki calls for making annoying grunting on court history
Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki has risked the wrath of her fellow players by effectively accusing some of them of grunting too loudly on purpose.

Women's tennis being taken over by 'hot and beautiful' babes
Women's tennis is apparently being taken over by hot and beautiful players, according to a report.

Unstoppable Serena storms into US Open quarterfinals
American tennis ace Serena Williams eased closer to a fourth US Open title on Monday, storming past Ana Ivanovic 6-3, 6-4, at New York's Arthur Ashe Stadium to set-up a quarterfinal clash with Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.

Sharapova crashes out of US Open
Tird seed Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova has crashed out of the 2011 edition of the US Open tennis tournament here, losing to 26th seed Italian Flavia Pennetta 6-3, 3-6, 6-4.

'Fiercely competitive' Sharapova and Jankovic in off-court feud
Former World No.1 tennis stars Maria Sharapova and Jelena Jankovic have been locked in a bitter rivalry as fierce off-court as it is on.

Kvitova becomes first Wimbledon champion to be beaten in first round of US Open
Petra Kvitova became the first reigning Wimbledon champion to lose in the first round of the US Open when she went down in straight sets to Romania's Alexandra Dulgheru.

Li Na still can't believe she is 'second highest earner women's tennis'
Chinese tennis star Li Na, who has become the second highest earner in the women's game, has said that she still cannot believe that she has attained that status.

Heather Watson wants to play "good, fast-paced match" against Sharapova in US Open this week
British tennis star Heather Watson has said that she is ready to face Maria Sharapova this week in the US Open, and looking forward to playing a "good and fast-paced match" against her.

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