Home > News


Latest News Update on Maria Sharapova

Related News Results: "Maria Sharapova"


Sharapova's lawyer blasts WADA chief over 'unprofessional' income ...
Johannesburg, June 21 : Maria Sharapova's lawyer John Haggerty has lashed out at World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) chief Craig Reedie after the latter made an 'unprofessional' statement about the Russian tennis star's earnings.

Federer calls for 'zero tolerance' amid Sharapova's doping ban
Johannesburg, June.10 : 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has backed the two-year ban meted out to beleaguered Maria Sharapova while reiterating that he has a 'zero tolerance' stance against doping.

Wozniacki says Sharapova ban a 'sad situation' for tennis
London, June 9 : Danish tennis player Caroline Wozniacki said on Thursday that the two-year ban of Maria Sharapova due to doping offence is a "sad situation" for the sport.

Nike to continue sponsoring Sharapova despite two-year doping ban
Melbourne, June.9 (ANI): Maria Sharapova has received an unexpected boost when sportswear giant Nike declared that it 'will continue to partner' with the beleaguered Russian tennis star despite her two-year suspension for failing a drug test at this year's Australian Open.

Sharapova banned for two years for dope use
London, June 8 : Russian star Maria Sharapova was banned for two years by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Wednesday after a failed drugs test.

Sharapova banned for two years
London, June 8 : Russian star Maria Sharapova was banned for two years by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Wednesday after a failed drugs test.

Maria Sharapova banned for two years
London, June 8 : An Independent Tribunal appointed under Article 8.1 of the 2016 Tennis Anti-Doping Programme has found that Russian Tennis legend Maria Sharapova committed an Anti-Doping Rule Violation under Article 2.1 of the Programme and as a consequence has disqualified the affected results ...

Sharapova's Olympic substitution deadline set for July 18: ITF
Moscow, May 27 : Russian tennis authorities will be able to substitute tennis star Maria Sharapova in their 2016 Olympics entry list before July 18 in case she would be disqualified by the International Tennis Federation (ITF), the world's governing body of tennis said on Friday.

'Sharapova to be replaced from Olympic roster if ineligible'
Moscow, May 27 : Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova, currently suspended over doping abuse accusations, has been included in the country's national Olympic roster for the 2016 Games in Rio but will be replaced in case she is still ineligible to play, the president of the Russian Tennis Federation ...

Russia names Sharapova in Olympics tennis squad
Moscow, May 26 : The Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) has named dope offender and suspended star Maria Sharapova among four tennis players who will compete in women's singles at the Olympics in Rio.

Maria Sharapova named in Russia's Olympics tennis squad
Moscow, May 26 : The Russian Tennis Federation has named four players, including Maria Sharapova, in their list of women who will compete in the upcoming Rio Olympics.

Sharapova listed in Russia's Olympic squad despite doping ban
Melbourne, May.26 : Embattled Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova has been provisionally named in her country's squad for the forthcoming Rio Olympics.

Sharapova doping case hearing not before June
Moscow, May 17 : The hearing of Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova's doping case will not take place before June, Russian Tennis Federation president Shamil Tarpishchev has said.

'Meldonium count in Sharapova's blood sample exceeds permissible ...
Moscow, April 28 : The Meldonium concentration in the blood sample of Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova exceeds the permissible level, Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has said.

Decision on Sharapova after mid-May: Russian tennis chief
Moscow, April 21 : The International Tennis Federation (ITF) will announce its decision on former World No.1 Maria Sharapova's doping case in the second half of next month, Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) president Shamil Tarpishchev said on Thursday.

Sharapova not in French Open women's entry List
Paris, April 15 : Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova does not figure in the final entry list of women participants of the 2016 French Open tennis tournament.

Technical mistake likely to be behind Sharapova's doping case: Safin
Moscow, April 15 : A technical mistake may be behind doping abuse findings in regard to Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova, former men's World No.1 Marat Safin has said.

Sharapova still faces hearing despite WADA's new stance on meldonium
Wellington, Apr.14 : Former world number one Maria Sharapova will have to face hearing for failing drug test in January despite the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced fresh rules for athletes who tested positive for the banned substance before March 1.

WADA recommendations to be considered in Sharapova doping case: ITF
London, April 14 : Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova's doping case will be considered by a tribunal with the account of recently announced thaw of requirements concerning banned substance Meldonium, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced on Thursday.

Sharapova's doping case to be decided by tribunal: ITF
Moscow, April 13 : A doping case involving Russia's tennis star Maria Sharapova will be considered by the tribunal of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) despite the recent ban on the drug Meldonium, the governing body said on Wednesday.

Hope Sharapova will take part in Olympics: Russian Tennis Federation ...
Moscow, April 13 : President of the Russian Tennis Federation Shamil Tarpishchev hopes that dope-tainted tennis star Maria Sharapova will be able to participate in the 2016 Olympics in Rio, the Russian Olympic Committee has said on its website.

Russia hopes Sharapova will feature in Rio Olympics despite doping ...
Johannesburg, Apr 13 : The Russian tennis federation president has expressed hope that suspended star player Maria Sharapova will be allowed to participate in the forthcoming Rio Olympics Games.

Sharapova doping hearing likely to be held in June
Johanneburg, Mar.31 : Former World number one Maria Sharapova is expected to face a disciplinary hearing over a drug violation in June.

Maria Sharapova flaunts 'hot bikini bod' during Mexican vacation
Washington, D.C., Mar. 29 : Dressed in a green skimpy bikini, Maria Sharapova recently flaunted her toned hot body, while enjoying Mexico holiday with her best pal Chelsea Handle.

Federer calls for doping crackdown post Sharapova controversy
London, Mar 25 : World number three Roger Federer has called on tennis bosses to conduct more anti-doping tests in the wake of Russian star Maria Sharapova failing a drug test at this year's Australian Open.

UN severs ties with Sharapova
New York City, Mar 16 : Tainted Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova, who has been suspended from professional tennis by the sport's global governing body post her admission of consuming banned performance enhancing substances, received another jolt as the United Nations removed her as their ...

UN debars Sharapova as goodwill ambassador over drug violation
London, Mar.15 : The UN Development Programme, which works to eradicate poverty and inequality, has suspended Maria Sharapova as their goodwill ambassador after the Russian tennis star failed a drug test at this year's Australian Open that eventually resulted in her provisional suspension.

Kristina Mladenovic rips into 'cheater' Sharapova over drug violation
Melbourne, Mar 14 : French tennis player Kristina Mladenovic has launched a blistering tirade on Maria Sharapova, saying that the beleaguered Russian is being viewed as a 'cheater' after she tested positive for a banned drug at this year's Australian Open.

Kristina Mladenovic rips into 'cheater' Sharapova over drug violation
Melbourne, Mar 14 : French tennis player Kristina Mladenovic has launched a blistering tirade on Maria Sharapova, saying that the beleaguered Russian is being viewed as a 'cheater' after she tested positive for a banned drug at this year's Australian Open.

Sharapova denies receiving warnings about anti-doping rules change
Johannesburg, Mar 12 : Former world number one Maria Sharapova dismissed suggestions that she was warned five times about changes to tennis anti-doping rules before testing positive for a banned drug at this year's Australian Open.

Latest News: