Maria Sharapova

Novak Djokovic, seen hitting a forehand during his quarter-final match at the Australian Open on Wednesday, heads the field for this March's BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells. (credit: Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Top 10 Men, Solid Women’s Draw Expected At Indian Wells

Defending champion Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal headline the field for the BNP Paribas Open in March, giving the tournament the top three men’s players in the world during its 40th anniversary in the Southern California desert.


Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark returns a shot against Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles fourth round match on Day Seven of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Wozniacki Survives Sharapova At US Open

Caroline Wozniacki trusts her stamina so much that she plans to return to New York in two months to run a marathon.


A year after a most painful absence, Maria Sharapova returned to her winning ways at Arthur Ashe Stadium. (credit:  DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Sharapova Returns To US Open, Defeats Friend Kirilenko To Win 1st-Rounder

A year after a most painful absence, Maria Sharapova returned to her winning ways at Arthur Ashe Stadium.


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The 5 Biggest Athletic Endorsement Deals In The Last 10 Years

Athletes not only sign big contracts on the field but off the field as well. Most athletes make more money off of their endorsement deals than their actual contract salary.


INDIAN WELLS, CA - MARCH 13:  Sasha Vujacic of the Los Angeles Lakers and Maria Shapova of Russia leave the court after her practice during the BNP Paribas Open on March 13, 2010 in Indian Wells, California.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Sharapova Says Her Engagement To Former Laker Saha Vujacic Is Off

Forget about Maria Sharapova’s tennis, which is going quite well at the moment. She dropped a bit of off-court news at the U.S. Open on Friday, saying she’s no longer engaged to professional basketball player Sasha Vujacic.


2012 French Open - Day Fourteen

Sharapova Win’s 1st French Open Title

Already a big name on the red carpet, Maria Sharapova is now a champion on the red clay, too. The Russian star won the French Open on Saturday, defeating Sara Errani 6-3, 6-2 in the final at Roland Garros to complete the career Grand Slam.


Russia's Maria Sharapova reacts after winning over Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova during their Women's Singles semifinal tennis match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, on June 7, 2012 in Paris.    AFP PHOTO / KENZO TRIBOUILLARD

Sharapova Reaches French Open Final

One victory Thursday finished Maria Sharapova’s climb back to the top of the tennis rankings.


Victoria Azarenka of Belarus poses with

Azarenka Defeats Sharapova In Straight Sets To Win Aussie Open

Victoria Azarenka beat Maria Sharapova 6-3, 6-0 Saturday night to win the Australian Open and take over the women’s No. 1 ranking, all in her first Grand Slam final.


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Serena Williams Cruises Past Maria Sharapova

Serena Williams signalled her readiness for the upcoming U.S. Open with an authoritative 6-1, 6-3 over No.2 seed Maria Sharapova at the Bank of the West Classic on Friday.


Atlanta Hawks v New Jersey Nets

Ex-Laker Sasha Vujacic Signs With Turkish Club

New Jersey Nets guard Sasha Vujacic has signed with a Turkish team for next season.


The Championships - Wimbledon 2011: Day Twelve

Kvitova Beats Sharapova At Wimbledon For 1st Major

One might reasonably have expected Petra Kvitova, not Maria Sharapova, to be betrayed by nerves in the Wimbledon final.


The Championships - Wimbledon 2011: Day Ten

Sharapova Heading To 2nd Wimbledon Final

Maraia Sharapova defeated Sabine Lisicki 6-4, 6-3 Thursday to reach her second Wimbledon final.


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China’s Na Eliminates Sharpova To Reach To French Open Final

Li Na is back in a Grand Slam final, reaching her second straight major championship match by defeating Maria Sharapova 6-4, 7-5 Thursday in the French Open semifinals.


Portland Trail Blazers v Los Angeles Lakers

Source: Sasha Vujacic Being Dealt To New Jersey

The Los Angeles Lakers have traded guard Sasha Vujacic and a pair of first-round draft picks in a three-way deal that brings power forward Joe Smith to the Lakers.


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Sasha Vujacic Proposes To Maria Sharapova

Lakers Guard Sasha Vujacic is now engaged to tennis star Maria Sharapova after she accepted his proposal on Tuesday night at his Manhattan Beach home.