Sharapova opponent Vinci disagrees with her wildcard.
Maria Sharapova's first opponent in Stuttgart, Roberta Vinci, doesn't believe the Russian deserves a wildcard into the tournament.
Tournament director defends Sharapova inclusion.
Markus Guenthardt, Stuttgart Open tournament director, explains his decision to grant Maria Sharapova a wildcard entry.
Nadal: Winning a 10th Monte Carlo title is special.
After winning in Monte Carlo for the 10th time, Rafael Nadal will seek to repeat the same record and register a 10th victory at the Barcelona Open.
Wildcard Sugita beats Robredo in Barcelona.
Japan's Yuichi Sugita secured a 6-4, 6-3 win over Spain's Tommy Robredo in the first round of the ATP 500 Barcelona Open.
Serena disappointed by Nastase's 'racist' words
Serena Williams says she is disappointed by comments made by retired tennis player Ilie Nastase about the skin color of the 23-time Grand Slam champ's unborn child.
Ilie Nastase taking 'nasty' to a new level
There's simply no place for any of the remarks Ilie Nastase made, not on the tennis court and not in life.
Romania's Nastase set for Wimbledon ban
Ilie Nastase is set to be banned from Wimbledon's Royal Box over his alleged sexist tirades which marred Great Britain's Fed Cup defeat in Constanta at the weekend.
Montanes begins final ATP tourney with victory
Albert Montanes began his final ATP tournament with a victory, defeating Spanish countryman Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-4, 6-4 in the Barcelona Open on Monday.
Ennis-Hill backs Williams as mum and athlete
Olympic golden girl Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill has backed Serena Williams to handle being a mum and an athlete.
Does Sharapova deserve these 'wild cards'?
Former Wimbledon champion Boris Becker expects that Maria Sharapova will return to tennis more "humble" than before.
Nastase won't apologise over Fed Cup row
Ilie Nastase was unrepentant about his Fed Cup expulsion and insisted he does not care what punishment he is given.
Romania beat Great Britain in controversial Fed Cup tie.
Great Britain were defeated by Romania in their Fed Cup World Cup Group II play-off, sending them back to the Europe/Africa Zone.
Where things stand as Maria Sharapova prepares to make comeback
The past 15 months in the Maria Sharapova drug suspension saga have been a whirlwind, to say the least. Here's what we know, and what we hope to learn, as she gets ready to return to the court.
U.S. top Czech Republic to reach Fed Cup final.
CoCo Vandeweghe and Bethanie Mattek-Sands defeated Kristyna Pliskova and Katerina Siniakova 6-2, 6-3 to send the United States to its first Fed Cup final in seven years.
W2W4 this week: It's Maria Sharapova time in Stuttgart
After 15 months away from the game, five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova returns to the court. Question is: Will she still have her championship chops?
'King of Clay' moniker doesn't do Rafael Nadal justice
If we didn't already know, what Rafael Nadal is doing on clay is unprecedented. Look no further that his record 10th Monte Carlo title as the latest proof.
Nastase provisionally suspended by ITF
Ilie Nastase has been handed a provisional suspension from the Fed Cup by the ITF for 'a breach of their welfare policy' during Romania's tie against Great Britain in Constanta.
USA and Czech Republic tied after day one.
The Czech Republic fought back on day one of their Fed Cup World Group semi-final against the USA.
Konta defends herself but GB lose Fed Cup tie
Johanna Konta admitted the abuse she received at the Fed Cup tie in Romania will take time to get over as Great Britain slipped to defeat.
Cirstea: We are tougher than the British
Johanna Konta was accused of gamesmanship after being reduced to tears by abuse from Romania Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase and the crowd on an extraordinary afternoon in Constanta.
Should Rafael Nadal come to the defense of his wronged opponent?
Rafael Nadal did not have an obligation to come to the defense of his Monte Carlo Masters opponent, David Goffin, after a terrible line call, but it would have been the right thing to do.
Nadal, Ramos-Vinolas reach Monte Carlo final
Rafael Nadal will be seeking his 10th title at the Monte Carlo Masters, where he will play Albert Ramos-Vinolas in an all-Spanish final.
Emotional Konta recovers after Nastase outburst.
Britain's Johanna Konta beat Romania's Sorana Cirstea in the Fed Cup, despite receiving abuse from Romanian coach Ilie Nastase.
Nastase sent off, Konta in tears at Fed Cup tie
Great Britain's Fed Cup match in Romania took a chaotic turn as Romanian captain Ilie Nastase was sent from the stands and British No.1 Johanna Konta left the court in tears.
Nastase under investigation for Serena remark
Ilie Nastase could face censure after apparently making a racist comment about Serena Williams' pregnancy on the eve of Romania's Fed Cup playoff against Great Britain.
Tyson Fury and David Haye disagreed in their appraisal of Anthony Joshua on Saturday, but what is definite is the Briton will face a much sterner test against Wladimir Klitschko.
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