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Maria Sharapova is set to make a comeback on Wednesday after 15 months of doping ban. (Source: AP) Maria Sharapova, who is set to make a comeback after 15 months of ban, faces a set back as the French ruling body refused to give her a direct entry into the main draw. Former World No. 1 Sharapova has not been handed a wildcard into the French Open next month but instead received it for qualifying, …
04.25 / 12:42
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Andy Murray announced that he will be participating in Barcelona. (Source: Reuters) World number one Andy Murray returns to the Barcelona clay courts that launched his career this week as he puts in some overtime ahead of the French Open. Murray, who played and lost his first professional match as a 17-year-old at the tournament in 2005, against Jan Hernych, took a late entry into the Barcelona Open…
04.25 / 12:29
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Serena Williams is presently 20 weeks pregnant and expecting her first child. (Source: Reuters file) Serena Williams has hit back at former World No 1 Ilie Nastase who had speculated over the colour of the skin of the baby the current women’s World No 1 is expecting. Serena is currently 20 weeks pregnant with her first child with Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian who is white. During a Fed Cup…
04.25 / 07:43
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Maria Sharapova will return from a 15-month doping suspension on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters) From the shadow of Chernobyl’s nuclear wasteland to international super-stardom and from penniless arrival in the United States, without a word of English, to a fortune of USD 200 million. It may sound like the stuff of Hollywood dreams, but the story of Maria Sharapova is a testament to the power of on…
04.25 / 05:59
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