RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Maria Sharapova

A collection of news and information related to Maria Sharapova published by this site and its partners.

Top Maria Sharapova Articles

Displaying items 181-192
  • Jack Nicklaus is a fan of the Bryan brothers

     
    Jack Nicklaus was back at Wimbledon on Thursday, and it wasn’t to sit in the Royal Box, as he did Wednesday, watching Roger Federer lose to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. At 11 a.m. when Bob and Mike Bryan, the twins from Camarillo......
  • Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic slips past 18-year-old and into semifinals

     
    Second-seeded Novak Djokovic trailed several times and took a hard tumble that seemed to leave him hurting, but he gathered his powerful baseline game and beat 18-year-old qualifier Bernard Tomic of Australia, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3, 7-5, on Wednesday to become......
  • Maria Sharapova advances to Wimbledon final

     
    Maria Sharapova survived some shaky serving (13 double faults) by being overpowering from the baseline, and she beat unseeded German Sabine Lisicki 6-4, 6-3 in 1 hour, 27 minutes in a Wimbledon semifinal. Sharapova, seeded fifth, won this tournament in......
  • Petra Kvitova defeats a noisy Victoria Azarenka to enter her first Wimbledon final

     
    Petra Kvitova, a 21-year-old from the Czech Republic, became the first left-hander since her hero Martina Navratilova to advance to the women's Wimbledon final Thursday, with a 6-1, 3-6, 6-2 win over fourth-seeded Victoria Azarenka of Belarus. Kvitova,...
  • Petra Kvitova returns to Wimbledon semifinals

     
    Petra Kvitova cracked an ace on match point and the 21-year-old left-hander from the Czech Republic reached her second straight Wimbledon semifinal Tuesday with a 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-2 win over 23-year-old Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria. Kvitova, seeded...
  • NBC out, ESPN in, no more Wimbledon tape delay

     
    Beginning next year, ESPN will televise all of the Wimbledon tennis tournament and will broadcast the entire event live, according to two people familiar with the negotiations who could not speak publicly about those contract talks. NBC released a...
  • Novak Djokovic dominates Rafael Nadal, wins first Wimbledon

     
    Novak Djokovic earned the match point with a serve and volley, a sign that he wasn't worried about nerves or playing it safe. And without worrying about anything but winning, Djokovic reeled off a giant serve and feasted off of......
  • Bryan brothers win second Wimbledon title, 11th major

     
    Bob and Mike Bryan, the 33-year-old identical twins from Camarillo, won their second Wimbledon doubles title Saturday and their 11th major championship with a 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (2) win over eighth-seeded Robert Lindstedt (who played at Pepperdine) of Sweden...
  • Petra Kvitova beats Maria Sharapova, wins first Wimbledon title

     
    Petra Kvitova, a 6-footer from the Czech Republic who had never been in a major tournament final, wowed the Centre Court crowd with her controlled power and craft lefty serving, and overpowered 2004 Wimbledon champion Maria Sharapova Saturday in the......
  • Rafael Nadal smashes through Andy Murray and into Wimbledon final

     
    For one set Andy Murray had defending Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal on the run. Murray, seeded fourth and trying to become the first British man since 1936 to win the most important tennis tournament in the world, broke Nadal's serve......
  • Novak Djokovic will be No.1, might be Wimbledon champion

     
    Second-seeded Novak Djokovic, who has only lost one match this year, is guaranteed to be ranked No. 1 in the world Monday but that's not the 24-year-old Serbian tennis player's No. 1 objective this weekend. Djokovic would like to win......
  • Vera Zvonareva forgets double faults, remembers winners

     
    When Vera Zvonareva double faulted to end the first set of a semifinal match at the Mercury Insurance Open on Saturday night -- giving it to Ana Ivanovic, who can be nervous herself -- it seemed the worst way to......