Nov 02, 2017 07:58 PM IST
Sharapova has been made party to a complaint filed by a homebuyer who invested in a luxury housing project in Gurgaon endorsed by and named after the Russian and for which construction never took off.
- Jun 08, 2016 09:47 PM IST
The International Tennis Foundation said the 29-year-old five-times grand slam champion Maria Sharapova's ban would be back-dated to January 26 this year, meaning her results from the Australian Open where she reached the quarter-finals, would be disqualified.
- Jan 19, 2016 01:12 PM IST
No players were identified in the reports, which alleged 16 players had been flagged repeatedly with tennis authorities but not sanctioned on suspicion of match-fixing. Half of those are entered in the Australian Open, the reports added.
- Jan 29, 2015 12:16 PM IST
Williams will now face Maria Sharapova for the title after the Russian second seed beat compatriot Ekaterina Makarova 6-3 6-2 earlier on Rod Laver Arena.
- Jan 20, 2014 08:30 AM IST
The 2008 champion had to take a medical time-out between the second and third sets for treatment on an undisclosed injury. She was grimacing when bending over and grabbing her lower back during the final set.
- Jan 08, 2014 02:23 PM IST
The Forbes third annual '30 Under 30' list comprises young achievers in 15 different fields and includes icons like pop singers Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus and Taylor Swift, founder and CEO of the short-form blogging platform Tumblr David Karp, tennis player Maria Sharapova and Pakistani girls' rights activist Malala Yousafzai.
- Jun 24, 2013 12:33 PM IST
Wimbledon Mega Monday: Roger Federer, and Andy Murray will begin the tournament in two separate matches while Russia's Maria Sharapova plays in the women's singles game.
- Mar 24, 2013 01:53 PM IST
Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova both survived unscathed but the Sony Open lost two other grand slam champions on Friday when Victoria Azarenka and Juan Martin Del Potro exited the Miami tournament.
- Mar 19, 2013 05:22 AM IST
Maria Sharapova rose to number two in the rankings on Monday after her impressive title run at the BNP Paribas Open but says she is motivated much more by grand slam glory than the prospect of regaining the top spot.
- Jun 30, 2012 10:26 AM IST
Twice former champion Rafa Nadal's amazing second round defeat by Czech journeyman Lukas Rosol was the talk of Wimbledon on Friday for players and spectators alike.
- Jun 21, 2012 08:42 PM IST
With the red clay of Roland Garros tamed, Maria Sharapova heads to the less alien setting of Wimbledon's grass a clear favourite having completed the career grand slam and regained her place at the pinnacle of the rankings.
- Jun 20, 2012 05:00 PM IST
Champion Novak Djokovic and French Open winner Maria Sharapova were named as top seeds for Wimbledon as the grasscourt grand slam mostly followed the rankings to draw up the list for the championships that begin on Monday.
- Jun 07, 2012 11:02 PM IST
Maria Sharapova enjoyed a double celebration on Thursday as she reclaimed the world number one tennis ranking after blowing away Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova 6-3 6-3 to reach her maiden French Open final.
- Jun 02, 2012 11:31 AM IST
TENNIS-OPEN-SATURDAY:Birthday boy Nadal determined to party in Paris
- May 29, 2012 07:32 PM IST
Maria Sharapova once described her movement on clay as like a "cow on ice" but the Russian has now taken steps to shed that tag as she bids to complete her grand slam collection by winning a maiden French Open title.
- Jan 17, 2012 10:42 AM IST
Petra Kvitova, Maria Sharapova and Novak Djokovic ensured they spent as little time as possible in the Melbourne heat on Tuesday with lopsided first round victories at the Australian Open.
- Oct 24, 2011 06:16 PM IST
World number two Maria Sharapova is just happy to be competing at the season-ending WTA Tour Championships this week and is not thinking about her outside chance of usurping Caroline Wozniacki as number one.
- Jun 28, 2011 09:04 AM IST
The rare sight of neither Williams sister in the Wimbledon quarter-finals will have the remaining eight women in the draw buzzing with the possibility of reaching the final, none more so than 2004champion Maria Sharapova.
- Jun 22, 2011 08:43 AM IST
Former champion Maria Sharapova made a fluent start to her Wimbledon campaign with a 6-2 6-1 win over Anna Chakvetadze in the first round on Tuesday.
- Jun 16, 2011 09:15 AM IST
Serena Williams has won titles after overcoming adversity before but if she retains her Wimbledon singles crown just months after a scrape with death it would represent the American's greatest comeback.
- May 31, 2011 08:00 AM IST
Former world number one Maria Sharapova was her usual belligerent self as she booked a place in the French Open quarter-finals with a 7-6 7-5 win over Polish 12th seed Agnieszka Radwanska on Monday.
- May 27, 2011 09:08 AM IST
Former world number one Maria Sharapova battled back from a torrid start against French teenager Caroline Garcia to book her place in the French Open third round with a 3-6 6-4 6-0 victory on Thursday.
- May 25, 2011 10:11 AM IST
Maria Sharapova reflected on the tough times she has come through after her emphatic 6-3 6-0 win over Croatian Mirjana Lucic in the French Open first round on Tuesday.
- May 16, 2011 08:04 AM IST
Former world number one Maria Sharapova warmed up in style for a crack at the French Open by cruising to her first title in a year with a 6-2 6-4 win over an an out-of-sorts Samantha Stosur at the Italian Open
- Mar 15, 2011 10:13 AM IST
Maria Sharapova's focus on the Indian Wells WTA tournament has been distracted as she keeps a close watch on Japan's struggles to recover from last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami.