Maria Sharapova

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Maria Yuryevna Sharapova (Russian: Мари́я Ю́рьевна Шара́пова, IPA: [mɐˈrʲijə ˈjʉrʲjɪvnə ʂɐˈrapəvə] ( listen); born April 19, 1987) is a Russian professional tennis player. A United States resident since 1994, Sharapova has competed on the WTA tour since 2001. She has been ranked world No. 1 in singles by the WTA on five separate occasions, for a total of 21 weeks. She is one of ten women, and the only Russian, to hold the career Grand Slam. She is also an Olympic medalist, having won silver in women's singles at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

Sharapova became the world No. 1 for the first time on August 22, 2005, at the age of 18, and last held the ranking for the fifth time for four weeks from June 11, 2012, to July 8, 2012. Her 36 singles titles and five Grand Slam titles—two at the French Open and one each at the Australian Open, Wimbledon, and US Open—rank third among active players, behind Serena and Venus Williams. She won the year-ending WTA Finals in her debut in 2004. She has also won three doubles titles.

Despite an injury-prone career, Sharapova has achieved a rare level of longevity in the women's game. She won at least one singles title a year from 2003 until 2015, a streak only bested by Steffi Graf, Martina Navratilova, and Chris Evert. Several tennis pundits and former players have called Sharapova one of tennis's best competitors, with John McEnroe calling her one of the best the sport has ever seen.

Sharapova has been featured in a number of modeling assignments, including a feature in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She has appeared in many advertisements, including those for Nike, Prince, and Canon, and has been the face of several fashion houses, most notably Cole Haan. Since February 2007, she has been a United Nations Development Programme Goodwill Ambassador, concerned specifically with the Chernobyl Recovery and Development Programme. In June 2011, she was named one of the "30 Legends of Women's Tennis: Past, Present and Future" by Time and in March 2012 was named one of the "100 Greatest of All Time" by Tennis Channel. According to Forbes, she has been named highest-paid female athlete in the world for 11 consecutive years and earned US$285 million (including prize money) since she turned pro in 2001.

In March 2016, Sharapova revealed she had failed a drug test at the 2016 Australian Open on January 26, 2016. She had tested positive for meldonium, a substance that had been banned (effective January 1, 2016) by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). On June 8, 2016, she was suspended from playing tennis for two years by the International Tennis Federation (ITF). On October 4, 2016, the suspension was reduced to 15 months, starting from the date of the failed test, as the Court of Arbitration for Sports found that she had committed "no significant fault" and that she had taken the substance "based on a doctor's recommendation [...] with good faith belief that it was appropriate and compliant with the relevant rules". She returned to the WTA tour on April 26, 2017 at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix.

In 2018, she launched a new programme to mentor women entrepreneurs.

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“92 rubles for a sausage?“ A tour of #friezela on 🎥 with @jonasbrwood at Frieze Art Fair ✌🏻 ... See moreSee less

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My cat Turdles thinks he is married to you

Good morning and have a great day Mam...

You can have one for free 💯🔥

The other side of Maria ...

maria got nice legs and nice as.. she like a model

María please teach my dora

You are really very elegant naturally Maria!

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My Maria likes art :) Heres a good event worth a look www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_UevG78TPo

As beautiful as always Love

Snow in Los Angeles...Maria it's incredible event.you posted..

You are the Most beautiful sports person I have ever seen ..

when you get kids you'll understand real art

Didn't Russia just introduce a new tax on sausage?

A ruble must be really cheap now - it used to be 5.kopecs to go on the subway in Russia in 1972

Maria i think you always ..together day. Responde me.you love Alex o me? I prove for you love.affection passion..please respect me..

Única María abrazo grande desde Argentina

I swear I saw a bottle of ‘Squirt’ soda pop in this montage. Love that stuff.

I watch your videos about the gallery pictures are not happy .... if I had an exhibition of pictures of very high quality, I have a lot of my heart childhood experienced artist ....

Good job sweetheart Maria Yuryevna Sharapova I love you my pure angel😍

Comments to Maria S. are not as appealing after her controversial Aussie Open 2019 defeat, possibly downhill from now!!!

Squirt was once 25 cents at the shopette, which made it something of a bargain at the time for us kids in the 80s.

you need one big sausage...

Dear Maria Sharapova nice stylist dress and your smile made this video clip very very beautiful.

Maria you are so beautiful as always, good morning

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4 weeks ago

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Bonsoir Maria, J'ai pu avoir la traduction en français de ton dernier commentaire, sur ton site internet, Maria ! Et j'ai enfin compris pour qu'elle raison le match d'hier soir , n'a pas eu lieu ! C'est toi qui t'ai retiré avant le match, car tu avais mal à ton épaule droite ! ENCORE, ton épaule droite ! Tu as déjà été blessé à cette épaule, Maria ! Il y a longtemps déjà ! Apparemment, ça recommence encore ! Tu sais, Maria, je veux pas t'alarmer, mais, quand on n'a été blessé à un membre , en général, des qu'on force un peu trop dessus, ça casse, en général ! Le membre est fragilisé ! Je te donne mon exemple, quand je pratiquais encore la musculation, à force de trop en faire, je finissais par avoir des tendinites, et maintenant, quand je force un peu trop sur les épaules et la région du trapèze, les tendinites reviennent ! Je suis obligé de mettre un gel anti-inflammatoires pour calmer les douleurs ! Pour détendre les tendons qui sont très tendus ! Voir crispé ! Mais, ça peut très bien s'améliorer pour toi, Maria ! Tant que tu te détend , tu te relaxe , tout va bien ! Surtout de cherche pas à forcer, tant que tu ressens des douleurs ! Détente maximum, Maria ! Massages et détente ! Soigne-toi bien, mon Bibinou ! Bon courage et bonne chance mon Coeur ! Ici, il a commencé à neiger à 18 h! À mon avis, ça tiendra pas ! Les températures sont trop élevés ! Côté télé, regarde ce soir sur TMC a 21 h, LES TROIS FRÈRES, puis, 90' ENQUÊTES, pour toute la soirée ! Voilà le programme de la soirée, ma chérie ! Soigne-toi bien mon Amour ! Fait attention à toi, Maria ! Je te laisse en t'embrassant avec beaucoup de tendresse, d'affection et d'amour pour toi ma belle Princesse ! Je m'endormirais en pensant à toi ma Valentine préférée ! Gros Gros Gros Gros Gros Gros Bisous mon Bibinou ! Toujours d'êtres fortes pensées pour toi ma fiffi d'amour ! Grooooooooooos bisous mon petit Caviar Sibérien ! ( sourires) ! Mr Dupont et L'Oncle Alfred t'embrassent aussi je t'aime mon petit coeur !

Bonsoir Maria, Tu as beaucoup de chance de pouvoir visiter le musée de l'Hermitage ! J'aimerais bien être à tes côtés pour pouvoir en profiter aussi ! Visiter un tel chef-oeuvre architectural, c'est vraiment un événement à vivre une fois dans sa vie, Maria ! Quelle chance tu as , Maria ! Alors ! Tu as vu la journée de la manifestation du grand prix d'Amérique, Maria ? C'était Superbe cette grande parade en la course! Les chevaux de western avec les indiens et les cow-boys qui faisaient des acrobaties équestres ! On se serait cru à la vallée des Peaux-Rouges ! ( un parc d'attractions qui n'existe plus) ou la mer de sable, un autre parc d'attractions, avec ,comme attraction principale, l'attaque du train par les indiens ! ( sourires)! Tu monte dans le train, et au cour du voyage, les indiens vient attaquer le train ! Coups de revolvers, par les cow-boys qui viennent défendre les passagers du train de l'attaque des indiens ! Gros spectacle en perspective, Maria ! ( sourires) ! Et les grands échassiers qui surplombaient tout le monde de leur hauteur ! Au moins, 4 mètres minimum ! Les pom-pom girls ! Les Harley-Davidson ! Et l'énorme tout terrain avec des roues géantes sur lequel une pompomgirl jouait de la guitare ! Le carrousel de la garde republiquaine ! Très joli à voir ! Une très belle parade ! Bien organisée ! Sans compter la présentation des drivers avec les enfants habillés en drivers aussi ! C'était mignon comme tout, Maria ! Pour la course, c'était vraiment la déception pour bold eagle ! Il est parti à la dernière place ! 18 partants, no18, autrement dit, le dernier ! Comme ça, on n'est sûre que il ne pourra pas se sortir de ce groupe de queue de peloton, et revenir sur les premiers de la course ! Il ne gêne personne, comme ça ! C'est plus pratique pour gagner, Maria ! Beaucoup de gens sont déçus de cette course ! D'ailleurs, il n'y a pas eu de course, puisque la confrontation avec bold eagle n'a pas eu lieu ! Je pense qu'ils ont tout fait pour que cela

I am not Arabic,that was a mistake.

Hello good evening, a part of your fans insults and offends me because I place my love that I feel for you .. it's a situation no longer sustainable .. can you do something ?? Hello Ti voglio bene.... Italy...😘🥰🥰

Maria spoke Russian 🙂 I do not see much Maria speaking Russian 🇷🇺

maria listen to me I have to talk to you .. I miss you too .. contact me on hangout please .. are you tonight ??

Good morning, dear Maria thank you for posting the video on your profile, great idea .. it's very nice when you speak in Russian even if I do not understand any of what you said .. for an Italian is very difficult the Russian .. I hope that you will contact me, I really want to talk to you ... I give so many kisses ..

Hello Maria! I was wondering are you an Eastern Orthodox Christian? Thanks!

I'm call boy for hot ladies if any want to safe and secure relationship with me who can contact me in my inbox but only serious not fake

Maria sharapova where to buy Sugarpova in Australia?

I am from Bangladesh... I wish to have your tennis bat as a memorable instrument... my wish from childhood...

Bonsoir Maria, J'ai une mauvaise nouvelle à t'apprendre, ma chérie ! Le test de cet après-midi n'a pas été concluant pour l'agence intérim qui me l'a fait passer ! Mes compétences ne correspondent pas avec les critères que demande l'entreprise qui recrute, Maria ! Résultat, toujours pas de travail! J'ai discuter avec la secrétaire qui m'a fait passer le test, et , j'ai appris qu'il n'y avait pas grand monde qui l'avait réussi, Maria ! Il faut dire que , de la façon qu'il fallait passer ce test, c'est pas étonnant, Maria ! Assis devant une table, avec pour outils de travail, deux pinces , avec lesquelles il fallait assembler à l'aide d'anneaux de différents diamètres, des fausses perles ! Autant dire que , d'un point de vue aménagement de poste de travail, on est loin du compte ! Quand je lui demandais d'autres outils de travail, elle avait l'air étonné ! En fait, Maria, j'ai su la vraie version de cette embauche ! C'était un travail à la chaîne qui consisté à monter des bijoux fantaisie, à raison de 10 h par jour , Maria ! Ce qui n'a rien à voir avec ma formation d'horloger/ bijoutier, Maria ! C'est tout à l'opposé ! Je te laisse le soin d'apprécier, ma chérie ! Côté télé, regarde ce soir sur l'équipe, à 21 h, TROPHÉE ANDROS, en direct de Super Besse, en Auvergne, près de Saint Nectaire ou j'allais en vacances quand j'étais enfant, Maria ! Beau spectacle en perspective, ma chérie ! Puis, sur CSTAR, SHOOTER, TIREUR D'ELITE ! Pour la soirée, ma bichette adoré ! J'espère que ton épaule va mieux ! Quelle soit bien rétablie, surtout, Maria ! Bon courage ma chérie ! Maria, je te laisse en t'embrassant avec beaucoup de tendresse, d'affection et d'amour pour toi ma belle Princesse ! Je m'endormirais en pensant à toi ma Valentine préférée ! Gros Gros Gros Gros Gros Gros Bisous mon Bibinou ! Toujours de très fortes pensées pour toi, ma fiffi d'amour ! Grooooooooooos bisous mon petit Caviar Sibérien ! ( sourires) ! Mr Dupont et L'Oncle Alfred t'embrassent aussi !

did you know Maria got a nice as ?

МАРИЯ, Ти Си Завинаги Влюбена в Живота, а на Корта Си Истинска Лъвица, Винаги Си Много Вдъхновена за Борба На Корта, Винаги Си Неподражаема със Свой Собствен Стил, Много Си Секси, Всичко Най-Красиво е във Теб, МАРИЯ. ЧЕСТИТ ПРАЗНИК,, МАРИЯ! 😃😃😃...

Ciao Maria i have want know you .my dreams know you.you not satisfaction my dreams..i good guys.. Why?

Maria...we love your lifestyle, however, you really need to focus more on your tennis for the next few years. We would at least like you to shoot for #1 again. If it wasnt meant to be, then we get it. Prove to everyone else they were wrong about your suspension, and at least go out there and beat these one-hit wonders. We love you... Angel-sf 😎😍🤩

I think someone should make a life size sculpture of you 1 day. For someone who has accomplished so many things on & off the court it would be a great honor. It's good to hear you speak in your native tongue once in a while.

Hello Maria, I know that you are in my native country, Morocco. Let me invite you to visit my hometown, Moulay Bouchta . I welcome you and all Moroccans. this is my address and my cellphone/Douar Kalaa Moulay Bouchta Karia Ba Mohamed Taounate Morocco🇲🇦/+212651549301. I love you maria Forever💖💗💟❤😍

Es realmente hermosa esta galería. Muchas felicidades princesa hermosa.

Ermitarze ...I was there...I love this Museum....I know you enjoyed it... a history of mother Russia...

Maria Sharapova is the best WTA player,I'll never stop loving you my pure angel MASHA💖💗💟❤

Wheres the girl of my dreams gone?

Hola 😍 !!! Maria Sharapova. Esta muy hermosa la exhibición de todo el Museo 🏢✨👸. Que sigas disfrutando mucho tu estancia en San Petersburgo ✈️🚢😀☑️. Esperando hayas tenido un excelente Domingo ❄️💐🙋. Buenas Noches 🌕💫😘. Bellisima 🌺 !!!

маша, будет время посетите гатчинский дворец, откуда начинала екатерина II. avatars.mds.yandex.net/get-pdb/245485/434e598a-db77-425e-91b9-323dbb67ae6b/s1200?webp=false

Am I a top fan Maria? Do you have a Maria badge for top fans??

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4 weeks ago

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‏صورة تدل على انها طيوبة هادئة رقيقة بس ماحد بيعرف صانعة الفتن بين الشباب من كتر الجمال ❤️ Hamode Sharapova دخيل رب الجمال 😍

Unfortunately u r not in Melbourne .wish u best of luck in future ..wanna see a title in your hand

hottest tennis player is here

We wish you were in Melbourne today. See you next year!!

Sharapova and kvitova the sexiest women tennis players 😍😍😍😍😙😙

My cat Turdles thinks he is married to you

Life is valuable ,enjoy every moment ! Nice pic !

Hi Maria, come and visit the biggest royal palace in the world. we are waiting for you in Caserta (very close to Naples)

Love you mam we will support you any time every where

I LOVE YOU MY PRINCESS MAGIC OF THE UNIVERSE FOREVER :)

I love 💖 the Hermitage museum Maria 😍😍😍

fun and great travels Maria Sharapova

Was there several years ago. Such a beautiful place.

Ты умничка! Я слежу за твоими выступлениями с того момента,как ты переехала в эту тупую страну США.Ты сильная,прошла через трудное время,я желаю тебе победы в турнире!

You will become a picture no matter what you look.

wow looks great,good luck next wk.

How about the 5°,your happiness hit my heart with warmth and love

As beautiful as always Love

Happy nice day MASHA enjoy every moment

Hmmm I am glad to see you happy, but you need a husband to be fully happy lady? Do you need one?

When U do ure yearly leap for joy Pove itsa a very thrilling, exciting and tittilating experience for all onlookers. Go Pove go go

I am from Bangladesh... I wish to have your tennis bat as a memorable instrument... my wish from childhood...

That's the meaning of living enjoying your life Maria ❤️❤️❤️ and looking beautiful as always

That’s an impressive pose!! I’ll give you that!! 😂 Lol St Petersburg is nice. I was there last year. Don’t recommend trying to walk on the Neva. It’s not as frozen as it looks 😂 (yes, I broke the ice!) Lol

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4 weeks ago

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Huh, who'd have thought it got cold in Russia during the winter.

You should do better at AO..then u would be at around 18 degrees Celsius or around 64 Fahrenheit, what ever u prefer.

Speak in Celsius so we would understand your facial expression تضربي شو مايعة 😑

Soufiane Marwane Boukhatem : quelles sont les unités de la température ? Mounir : Ferjlgkdjglxzigld et Degré Celsius

First learn who is Sachin..

Yes, Temperature in Celsius -10°C

-15C is absolutely normal in Saint Petersburg this time of the year... 😀 I guess the shock comes from the temperatures in Australia that you got used to!

Hmm..who is Fahrenheit and who is Celsius..😌🤓😁😱

Why the hell do you use fahrenheit?

Best city in the world - with the most beautiful women as well !

We'll make you warm with our love!:)

Few days ago it was - 25°C here in Michigan.

Love you Maria Sharapova 💋💋❤❤😍

I am very upset when you lost the match love you so much.

5 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT IS MINUS 15 CELSIUS

Great seeing you play again at the Australian Open. You are a great competitor and I'm looking forward to having you back on tour again this year. You can warm up when you play in Indian Wells!

You are beautiful even when you're scared

At least not the same cold as Siberia Masha ❄️😖⛄️

you are the best, the prettiest, and the best competitor in tennis !!!...( only monica seles can compete like you do). I adore you!...

I LOVE you María sharapova

2 Fahrenheit here in Canada

Well if you were playing at the Aus open tomorrow it would be 110 farenheit..up to 127 farenheit on the courts .. would that be better?? 😂😂😂😂 there are roads here literally melting in the heat atm

That's Cold ❄️. In Saint Petersburg Fl & Melbourne it's probably a warm 25 to 28 C☀️. The Fahrenheit is out of sight 😎. The Centigrade could stand some shade. You can't please everyone.

Wow it's warm in Russia only 5 Fahrenheit

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