Features index

  • Tennis
  • Tennis: Injured Maria Sharapova withdraws from US Open
  • Aug 22, 2013: In the end all the debate about Maria Sharapova's publicity-grabbing gimmick of changing her name for the US Open proved irrelevant as she pulled out of the tournament because of an injury to her right shoulder

  • Tennis
  • Tennis: No name switch for Sharapova
  • Aug 21, 2013: Maria Sharapova has decided not to change her name to Sugarpova for the US Open next week, after giving what her agent calls "serious consideration" to the move

  • Western & Southern Open
  • Tennis: Sloane Stephens upsets Sharapova
  • Aug 14, 2013: Maria Sharapova's return to action play after more than a month away was short-lived following an upset loss to 17th-ranked American Sloane Stephens 2-6, 7-6

  • Wimbledon
  • Tennis: Sharapova stumbles to shock defeat
  • Jun 26, 2013: Victoria Azarenka has been forced to pull out of Wimbledon after failing to recover from a knee injury caused by a fall in her first round match with Maria Joao Koehler

  • French Open, Day 14
  • Tennis: Serena seals second French Open triumph
  • Jun 8, 2013: Serena Williams lifted the French Open for a second time after the American extended her tremendous record over Maria Sharapova with a 6-4 6-4 victory in the final

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