Tennis

Tennis-Barty sets up Kvitova semi-final after downing Muguruza in Doha

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

World number one Ash Barty eased into the semi-finals of the Qatar Open with a gritty 6-1 6-7(4) 6-2 victory over Spanish 11th seed Garbine Muguruza on Thursday.
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Maria Sharapova arrived in the US at age 7 with $700 but is retiring from her 17-year professional tennis career with millions. Here's how she made her fortune

Maria Sharapova arrived in the US at age 7 with $700 but is retiring from her 17-year professional tennis career with millions. Here's how she made her fortune

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Maria Sharapova just announced her retirement from professional tennis at the age of 32. She has won five Grand Slam titles, making her the eighth highest-paid tennis player of...
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Clijsters, on comeback trail, gets Indian Wells wild card

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. - Kim Clijsters has been given a wild card into next month's BNP Paribas Open, another step in her tennis comeback at age 36.
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Five-time grand slam winner Maria Sharapova retires from tennis

1 day ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

Five-time grand slam winner Maria Sharapova has announced her retirement from tennis in a column she has written for Vogue and Vanity Fair. The Russian retires at the age of 32...
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Taylor Swift backs Serena Williams in 'The Man' music video

Taylor Swift backs Serena Williams in 'The Man' music video

1 day ago   |   Sporting News   |   2 articles

The singer's latest music video appears to show support for the tennis star, who called out sexism in the sport at the 2018 U.S. Open.
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Sharapova retires with head held high despite unscrupulous attempts to undermine her reputation

Sharapova retires with head held high despite unscrupulous attempts to undermine her reputation

1 day ago   |   RT

Maria Sharapova has hung up her racquet on a 5-time Grand Slam-winning career that saw her dazzle as a teenage phenomenon but then shot down by smear and scrutiny as her name...
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Maria Sharapova retires: Rise and fall of tennis superstar

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

Russian player was once at the top of world tennis, one of the richest female athletes in history, earning millions on and off the court.
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Maria Sharapova's boyfriend posts touching message after her tennis retirement

Maria Sharapova's boyfriend posts touching message after her tennis retirement

2 days ago   |   New York Post

Maria Sharapova and boyfriend Alexander Gilkes are looking forward to the next chapter.
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Sharapova retires from tennis at age 32 with 5 Slam titles

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

Maria Sharapova was a transcendent star in tennis from the time she was a teenager, someone whose grit and groundstrokes earned her a career Grand Slam and whose off-court...
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Novak Djokovic asked the crowd to applaud tennis great Maria Sharapova after finding out on the court that she was retiring

Novak Djokovic asked the crowd to applaud tennis great Maria Sharapova after finding out on the court that she was retiring

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

After tennis great Maria Sharapova announced her retirement Wednesday, 17-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic honored the Russian star with an off-the-cuff tribute at the...
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