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Sep 2, 2012

Maria Sharapova engagement with Sasha Vujacic ends, couple split as wedding plans called off

Maria Sharapova Sasha Vujacic
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Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova announced on Friday, August 31, 2012 that her engagement with former Los Angeles Lakers player Sasha Vujacic has already ended. Her revelation comes days after she denied that she is pregnant and that they will not be married this coming November. Sasha Vujacic and Maria Sharapova Image Credit: Burak Kara/Getty […]


Aug 28, 2012

Maria Sharapova not pregnant, after having stomach pains; denies wedding rumor in November

Maria Sharapova not pregnant, after having stomach pains; denies wedding rumor in November
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Updated: September 2, 2012 2:35 p.m. Read Maria Sharapova engagement with Sasha Vujacic ends, couple split as wedding plans called off Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova said she is not pregnant and even denied the wedding rumor that earlier surfaced. This is after she lost from Serena Williams in the Olympics 2012 women’s tennis finals […]


Aug 5, 2012

London 2012: Serena Williams wins Olympic gold medal, beats Maria Sharapova, completes Golden Slam

London 2012: Serena Williams wins Olympic gold medal, beats Maria Sharapova, completes Golden Slam
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Updated: August 5, 2012 10:20 p.m. Read Williams sisters Serena and Venus win gold medal at London Olympics Tennis Women’s Doubles Serena Williams won a gold medal on Saturday, August 4, 2012 in the London Olympics women’s tennis finals, after beating Maria Sharapova of Russia, 6-0, 6-1. She now has completed a career Golden Slam […]


Aug 1, 2012

Maria Sharapova hits Novak Djokovic on his crotch with a tennis ball, part of a commercial shoot? (Video)

Maria Sharapova hits Novak Djokovic on his crotch with a tennis ball, part of a commercial shoot? (Video)
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Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova hit Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic on his crotch with a tennis ball, as shown in the video below, with the scene not related to any professional game and not even a practice for the London Olympics. Maria Sharapova, holding a tennis racket, and Novak Djokovic lying on the ground, […]


Jun 10, 2012

Maria Sharapova wins 2012 French Open, beats Sara Errani to complete career Grand Slam

Maria Sharapova wins
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Maria Sharapova won her first French Open trophy on Saturday, June 9, 2012, after beating Sara Errani and became the 10th woman to complete a ‘career Grand Slam‘, or to win all four major tournaments. Maria Sharapova, holding her 2012 French Open trophy, after beating Sara Errani (June 9, 2012) Image Credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images […]


Jul 2, 2011

Wimbledon 2011 Finals: Sharapova vs Kvitova tennis match, Petra Kvitova wins

Wimbledon 2011 Finals: Sharapova vs Kvitova tennis match, Petra Kvitova wins
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Petra Kvitova after winning the Wimbledon 2011 Finals Women’s title, beating Maria Sharapova Image Credit: Guardian.co.uk Petra Kvitova won the Wimbledon 2011 Finals Women’s title on Saturday, July 02, 2011 and the first time in her career, after beating Maria Sharapova of Russia, 6-3, 6-4. As noted at British news sites that day, eight-seeded Kvitova […]


Jun 30, 2011

Petra Kvitova wins over Victoria Azarenka, reaches Wimbledon 2011 Finals

Petra Kvitova wins over Victoria Azarenka, reaches Wimbledon 2011 Finals
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Updated: July 2, 2011 11:05 p.m. Read Wimbledon 2011 Finals: Sharapova vs Kvitova tennis match, Petra Kvitova wins Petra Kvitova won over Victoria Azarenka on Thursday, June 30, 2011 which was held at the Centre Court, and the first one to have reached Wimbledon 2011 Finals, 6-1, 3-6 and 6-2. Petra Kvitova on Wimbledon 2011 […]


Jun 5, 2011

Li Na wins French Open 2011, first Chinese tennis player to win Grand Slam singles

Li Na wins French Open 2011, first Chinese tennis player to win Grand Slam singles
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Li Na won the French Open 2011 finals on Saturday, June 4, 2011, and is now the first Chinese tennis player to win a Grand Slam singles. Li Na, after winning the French Open 2011 Image Credit: Thomas Coex/Agence France-Presse /Getty Images According to international sports news sites that day, Li Na beat defending champion […]


Jun 2, 2011

50 Highest Paid Athletes 2011 Complete List Released By Forbes

Forbes' 50 highest paid athletes 2011
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50 Highest Paid Athletes Image Credit: Forbes Forbes has released its 2011 list of 50 highest paid athletes on Tuesday, May 31 in its official website. According to Forbes, the combined earnings of this year’s 50 highest paid athletes showed a significant 11 percent drop in figures. The 50 highest-paid athletes has a combined earnings […]


Feb 11, 2011

Maria Sharapova Withdraws From Open Gaz de France (Paris Open) Due To Upper Respiratory Viral Illness

Maria Sharapova Withdraws From Open Gaz de France (Paris Open) Due To Upper Respiratory Viral Illness
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Maria Sharapova Photo Credit: MariaSharapova.com Maria Sharapova was forced to withdraw from the Open Gaz de France (Paris Open) due to an illness, several sports sites reported on Thursday.