Maria

Sharapova out of Olympics

A Court of Arbitration for Sport decision on the two-year doping ban for Maria Sharapova has been put back two months to September, the court said Monday, ruling the tennis superstar out of the Rio Olympics.

July 12, 2016
July 12, 2016

Maria out of Rio

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said Monday it has put back its ruling on the two-year doping ban for Maria Sharapova for two months to September, ruling the tennis superstar out of the Rio Olympics.

July 11, 2016
July 11, 2016

Sharapova out of Olympics

A Court of Arbitration for Sport decision on the two-year doping ban for Maria Sharapova has been put back two months to September, the court said Monday, ruling the tennis superstar out of the Rio Olympics.

June 30, 2016
June 30, 2016

Maria's return pending CAS decision

Maria Sharapova will be returned to the national Olympic entry list for the 2016 Rio Games in case the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) issues a positive ruling on her appeal.

June 21, 2016
June 21, 2016

Sharapova lawyer blasts WADA chief

Maria Sharapova's attorney John Haggerty hit out at World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) head Craig Reedie for comments he made about the Russian tennis star's earnings.

June 15, 2016
June 15, 2016

Maria appeals ban in CAS

Maria Sharapova has appealed her two-year doping ban to the highest court in sports, seeking a ruling ahead of the Olympics.

June 8, 2016
June 8, 2016

Serena passes Sharapova

Serena Williams may have been second best at the French Open on Saturday but the American has moved ahead of fellow tennis player Maria Sharapova to top the women's earnings list in sports, according to Forbes Magazine.

May 19, 2016
May 19, 2016

Maria Sharapova may not play again

Former world number one Maria Sharapova may never play again following her failed drugs test, the president of the Russian Tennis Federation says.

September 11, 2015
September 11, 2015

Russia to bury last tsar's heir and daughter

Russia plans to finally bury the remains of Tsar Nicholas II's son and heir Alexei and daughter Maria alongside their family in Saint Petersburg.