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Maria Sharapova's engagement ring costs $250K

October 26, 2010 - Washington

Maria Sharapova was recently spotted with her new engagement ring, which was given to her by her fiancee L.A. Laker Sasha Vujacic.

"This ring makes a statement. It's no wonder why Maria is smiling in the photos! " quoted jewelry expert Michael O'Connor as saying.

O'Connor gave more details on the Grand Slam winner's bling: the center stone appears to be a cushion-cut diamond of approximately 7 to 8 carats on a thick, split-shank platinum band.

Estimated cost, according to O'Connor: 250,000 dollars.

After nearly a year of dating -they first stepped out together at a November 2009 U2 concert-Vujacic proposed to Sharapova in his Manhattan Beach, Calif. home.

No wedding date has been announced.


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