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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3 weeks ago

Maria Sharapova

Jump high, eat lots. I got you, Florence 🇮🇹 🤗 ... See moreSee less

Jump high, eat lots. I got you, Florence 🇮🇹 🤗

 

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We seem to have different definition of “lots” Maria. Yours is inclined to “modestly and well” 👌

After a long time tennis gorgeous,beauty,stylist queen Maria Sharapova post excellent pic,its good really very good.

these days i enjoyed a lot with friend from lemken marketing the flood affected and i observed the barriers of cast status and wealth broken and humanity risen to highest level. #rise of humanity in such natural disaster.

Princess, I want to be with you anywhere or any hour to make to love... Come to me!

I have been knowing you since 1985 suddenly i remember you!

Tenho saudades de te ver nos courts, tenho saudades de ver a tua elegãncia, o teu corpo escultural vestindo os equipamentos da NIKE és uma verdadeira TOP MODEL Beijinhos Maria😍😍😍

And for Florence is the same

Florence is where I will propose to you my love, what is your ring size?

Флоренция прекрасна, были там же в этот день, жаль не получилось взять автограф у любимой тенеситки!) Мария вы отличный спортсмен!

sis - try to have a look at a home i design - from Edward davey; if possible , Ex MP and energy sec for the UK ; Flat roof homes with rect/square /cubic shape ; he is on me facebook ; afternoon ; in 4 hours time

you need to be practicing your serve every single day,over and over 12 hour days if i was coaching you,get you back in the top 10 i could to, PRACTICE THAT SERVE !!!!!!!!

Maria Sharapova try to understand your supporter feelings we all like to watch your more pics more video clips,my best wishes always with you and your all fans.

Have you ever been in Marciana Marina ?

Is there whip marks on my back been in the pit whipped me 150 times o e or two can kill you I think when we going to catch up do lunch

Да,действительно Флоренция мне понравилась,энергетика этого места вдохновляет и радует.Твой прыжок,как будто ты левитируешь?Свинину я не ем,материал не для аватара,очень запомнилось блюдо из морепродуктов в 1994г,платил 20 марок,где то в центре,ну очень вкусно!

Once one Man said , you shout a lot .. since when you feel shouting is necessary..?

The Partners Program "Tennis Exhibition" Contact Mr. J. Funk BFP 2020

You should try the ice-cream Next to „David“

You call that bite "eat lots"? LOL

Focus more on fitness . Want to see you as grandslam champion once again .

Маша, ты просто молодчина и пример для большинства в теннисном мире. Какое уверенное и спортивное рукопожатие при любом результате матча - это показатель класса и человеческого стержня. Что касается истеричного гавкания шавок-ненавистников по поводу поражения - это бестолковая и пустая словесная мастурбация. Её не запретить. Твои матчи ждут, они зрелищны , наполнены красками и эмоциями неравнодушной аудитории . Будь здорова , Мария 😊

Anche come atleta e' sempre la migliore

Надо обязательно слопать стейк. В Zaza он великолепен.

NEW Maria Sharapova added a new photo. What am I in the library? Doors? Vatican? Canterbury?

The truffle is the wrong colour.

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1 month ago

Maria Sharapova

Thank you Inventors Digest for featuring Sugarpova 🍭 ... See moreSee less

Thank you Inventors Digest for featuring Sugarpova 🍭

 

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Wow! So many things to learn from in that magazine. Keep it up! I am proud of you!

You look absolutely gorgeous Maria! You are so beautiful, friendly, loving & a very caring person. On the court, you are amazing. You dress beautifully, you look good all the time, you never stress, you are always cool, calm & collected. My husband & I simply adore you & think you are just the best! Much love from sunny South Africa.❣❣❣ 🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦

If only I find a way to you dear MaSha to know more about your great personality,Much love my pure angel😍

Congratulations maria so beautiful

I want to be there for you when you have your worst days to make you happy and keep you smiling and help you get through these times because you are my Queen and Dream Girl but most of all because you are worth it

SO CUTE AND SO BEAUTIFUL MY HEARTIEST FRIEND MARIA SHARAPOVA , I LOVE YOU MORE THAN I CAN SAY ,

So nice n beautiful looks swt_heart... You are the one who always on top. Love you soooo gorgeous 👉🌹❤💋💏💋❤🌹👈

I love to be on the Inventors Digest! So how would I get in this incredible mag! With the Fabulous Maria Sharapova 😘😎😚

Hello Dearest MARIA Sharapova : thank you verry much for your reply, Please and I Beg you : Answer Me of my Message in your Mail Box of your Facebook Pages and Thanking in advance Answer... FARES

I love you Goddess Maria and I want to give you the Fairy Tale Ending soon. On our wedding day I have only one wedding vow for you and that is " I will never ever break your heart ever "

Just right now I am awarded as a top fan of Maria ;p Let's celebrate this huge achievement 🍻 😀

Tu eres una mujer bastante bella eres hermosa te ves fantásticas de seguro te an dicho lo bella y hermosa que te ves Dios te a sabido bendecir con todas esa belleza Waoo que preciosidad Dios te siga bendiciendo y te de vida y salud😍💝💞💖💕💓

We love you Maria, can't wait to see you play, from Adelaide South Australia

Hope your doing well maria :) stay positive and focused xx

Wow,red colour dress,red colour lipstick and smile really dear Maria Sharapova you look very very beautiful in this pic,you know not only me but also your most of the supporters like to see your more and more post whatever you like,thanks a lot to read my comment.

Bendita sea tu pureza y eternamente lo sea, pues todo un Dios se recrea, en tan graciosa belleza. A Ti celestial princesa, Virgen Sagrada María, te ofrezco en este día, alma vida y corazón. Mírame con compasión, no me dejes, Madre mía. Amén.

I like sweet! Marshmallows, White Chocolate, white chocolate biscuits especially! 😀

It's all your magic swt_heart... Such a great n hard work. Make Me crazy 4u 4ever...💓💓💓

Hey, Maria maria .Don't eat much sweet, you will be fat.

I just purchase you chew-gum yesterday love it but little to much sugar and it does not last long for chewing 😚🤪😎

Gillian Anne Bickerstaff, who is one of my top-friends, visited me last week for some days. During these days, she recognized all my top-friends. After staying here on Sicily, she flew to Manchester on the 19th of July 2019.

looking great Maria.May life gives you plenty of reasons to celebrate...for 100 Years. From Dhirendra Vagyani. Mobile: 9922151065 from pune from india

I never imagined you being someone’s second wife! 😳

I hope God doesn’t let your boyfriend and your rivals finish your tennis like this. You can’t see what they are doing to you. All you want is proving everybody wrong. So childish. I hope God protects your game and doesn’t let them stop you. Only God can help since you decided to fall for that trap of dates and money.

Love her and her demeanor on tennis court.

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2 months ago

Maria Sharapova

Thank you Architectural Digest for stopping by! Check out my home tour here. ... See moreSee less

Inside Maria Sharapova's Japanese-Inspired House

 

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Beautiful house. Amazing presentation.

Hi Maria! Thank you so much for your excellent presentation of your amazing home. You are a really good host and you made this presentation very interesting with many new ideas for me and I am sure, for many other people too. I have always liked you on the tennis court and now I have another reason to admire you. Thank you so much and good luck to you! /Jerry from Sweden!

Not my kind of style but your presentation, the way how everyting makes sense and your passion for design and art is just gorgeous.. Enjoy your home 🖤

I am in love with your home! So beautiful and elegant and at the same time cozy and inviting.

Thank you for inviting us. Beautiful home

Very very very beautiful Unique wonderful Home and ......... M U D M

wow......my tennis princess....breathtakingly beautiful house !

Congratulations Maria! Such a Beautiful Home!

Very beautiful Élégant goes With your Nice personality Congratulations 👄🌺

Such a wonderful living space. Thank you for the tour, Maria, and for allowing me to peek inside your beautiful home. You did it right.

Beautiful woman with a beautiful home :) the fact that she's walking bare feet in her home speaks volumes about her passion for art, design and architecture. 😊 thank you for the tour 😍

Very beautiful home Maria! Thanks so much for your awesome presentation!

Thank you for sharing! Stunning! Good luck at Wimbledon.

fantastic home Maria... so many lovely design touches... a really fantastic living space!

Wow very wonderful I wish I have one but I can't afford:) all the best and God bless you

This is a beautiful house! Reflects you and your style!❤ it!

Hi Maria. Thank you for sharing your lovely home with us. And for being so relaxed with us. Ciao Bella

Thank you for the tour! Amazing space

Amazing.. So beautiful.. So spacious.. Love your concept of openness. Congratulations Maria. 😍

lovely presentation Maria and lovely you❤️

I love it,your 🏠 home is fantastic ,hugs.

Very very nice, beautiful home. Spacious, relaxing, very neat. 💕

🤪😋👌😱Maria, awesome exquisite taste! Love the house!!!!

Very elegant presentation goes with your personality. Thanx

You have a very beautiful home, Maria! I love these modern homes with grey concrete, glass and widen open spaces! Very cool and inspiring designs! :)

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2 months ago

Maria Sharapova

Incredibly honored to grace the cover of Architectural Digest. I am pretty sure @amytastley is the only person who I would be comfortable sharing my home with. It just happens to be that by sharing it with her, I instantaneously share it with millions of people 😂 . Our very first cover together was when I was just 19 years old and she was at the helm of Teen Vogue. How time flies! Building this 🏡 was a true labor of love and I would do it again in a heartbeat, all thanks to the special people I worked with. Link to photos and article is below. Hope you love it as much as I loved building it! 🌸🌼🌻
bit.ly/ADcover
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Incredibly honored to grace the cover of Architectural Digest. I am pretty sure @amytastley is the only person who I would be comfortable sharing my home with. It just happens to be that by sharing it with her, I instantaneously share it with millions of people 😂 . Our very first cover together was when I was just 19 years old and she was at the helm of Teen Vogue. How time flies! Building this 🏡 was a true labor of love and I would do it again in a heartbeat, all thanks to the special people I worked with. Link to photos and article is below. Hope you love it as much as I loved building it! 🌸🌼🌻
http://bit.ly/ADcover

 

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wow! Miss Sharapova that is a great job. I am proud of you! Keep it up ! Because there is a lot of good lessons in that. Thanks for working so hard.

I guess there's some great interior (inferior) design in the various houses of our beloved Ms Masha 😀😀😀

Great home, you have been a inspiration for a long time since you were 17. Great testimony to what hard work can get you.

It was great to finally meet you today, well, yesterday now :) So much I would have liked to chat with you about, but thank you for letting me know about Eastbourne. I would dearly love to see you take part there again, I've been going as a spectator every year now in the hope you'll be there. By the way, I didn't bring my racquet bag to impress you, I was going on to my Tennis club for a lesson straight after, where my coaches were a bit jealous when I showed them the photo on my phone and my autographed ball. You signed next to Kyle Edmund, who I met at Eastbourne. Good luck at Wimbledon, I've got tickets for the Ladies Final :)

You must enjoy it Maria. Not everyone can live or build their dream home. I truly hope you have many happy wonderful years in your home.

heard you saying needfull feel like being momy..happy se* sessions..wish you a smarter baby girl.. 😍💖love you हमेशा forever..

Beautiful home Maria, you have am amazing taste for both design and architecture a well deserved beautiful home you have there ❤️

such an incredible talent... beautiful architecture ❤

beautiful home I'm loving it and love you so much Sharapova😍

Earned it. Loved the video with the tour and explanations. Well done!

Your house is a wonder, thank you for sharing, you have worked so hard, with a career that is not finished, an exceptional talent, you deserve everything you have and I am happy for you, Masha!

Congratulations Sharapova!...for a well-designed home, it's like a whole art piece...i like the use of plain concrete & the overall fussion of minimalism and elegance, playing all over in total harmony... Really beautful inside out; love set!....

Masha you are multitask women with many skills....smart and intelligent...person with big heart who shering your passion with others...and give life inspiration to many people...Luv you Maria...♥️🌹🌞

Good morning Maria. Try to make provisions for eco-friendly design factors while designing your home.This'll ensuring & enhancing your daily life.For example,in a eco-friendly designed house temperature in your home maintained naturally,hence no need of ACs & other expensive electric equipments which save electricity.During construction use of eco-friendly products minimizing home construction cost,global warming etc. Ultimately a beautiful home for a beautiful woman.

Home furnishings in the most beautiful and beauty and more beautiful in your presence Maria

Beautiful home for a great and beautiful woman

Love the concrete fireplace. Very industrial and minimal. Way cool, Miss Maria.

What a wonderful living space. And you did it right, over seeing every step of it. I just love it. Every one should have a bowling alley...so happy for you.

Heartiest congratulations . I wish you fly over and ahead of the time . Your beauty incriminate with the time . Be blessed .

Build my house in a heartbeat Maria! You're the only person I would be comfortable sharing my home with

I feel your love with home.God shall give you a peaceful life.l like the home. Wishes to you my friend🏡⛪💒🌈🎉

Beautiful picture yeah lovely amen 🙏

We have the same taste in design ! I love everything Asian !!!

Breathtaking! And the house looks okay too.

Love the Japanese theme throughout. Could you do something similar to my place please? I can offer 3 hours of being a hitting bunny for you.

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2 months ago

Maria Sharapova

Hello, London! I will be at Kingdom of Sweets Piccadilly Circus on June 27 from 16:30 to 17:30 for an autograph session to launch our new Sugarpova#PovaPopUp. See you there! ... See moreSee less

Hello, London! I will be at Kingdom of Sweets Piccadilly Circus on June 27 from 16:30 to 17:30 for an autograph session to launch our new Sugarpova#PovaPopUp. See you there!

 

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You're the best tenista, Sarapova! And the most beautiful!

Very beautiful, gorgeous looking woman.

It was a pleasure meeting you and I really hope to see you again 💕💕💕😊

:-) Excellent... Extraordinary... Congratulations. Good Luck, Good Mission!...

Congratulations and all the best Maria.

💞 Wow Sugarpova! More blessings on your business!💕

Nice dress,nice colour lipstick,little smile and you look very beautiful dear Maria Sharapova.

Really beautiful ,hope u could be soon recovered from the injuries .I know u began to prepare for the next tennis tournament

I am very happy today because I wrote too many times in my comment to start Top fan option and finally dear Maria Sharapova did thanks a lot and my best wishes always for you.

I love you. You're beautiful lady in action at Tennis... That's fine!... Excellent...

Ciao Maria.i greetings from italy.i single. I hope you responde me. I very interesting with you.kiss bye. I live in Italy

Wow! Good business 😃 Good luck na ka, my friend 😍😊

A friend gives love a good friend gives protection, a best friend gives life, but a real friend gives heart full of love.

I cannot miss that.

Hi Maria 🎾🎾🎾 Thank you very much for TOP FAN title give me🎾

Thank you, Maria. I will never forget today.

Excellent... Extraordinary... A festival of delicious pleasures... It includes Pretty Russia Girl... Nice!!!... It's the paradise!

Dear Maria i wish you good health and long life and good luck in every thing you do. Walid

I am a top fan! Yea Maria!!! Can't wait for the smell of grass...

Thank you sweet lady for the diamond ring. by the way i love your kiss candy.

Done Dane London Thanks For Select Me #Top_Fan Surprise <3 I Love You Madam

I Miss you Maria so much I will be a happiest man in the world if you accept Marry me sure I'll never stop loving you my pure angel💖

I will be there 💁🏻‍♂️

Maria, when will you open a Sugarpova store în Bucharest?

I hope you play at Wimbledon Maria Sharapova I know it's hard sometimes,but you can't give in just yet....I'm a big fan of yours every since I was 19 and you were 17....you still got people out there to cheer you on.And I think you can beat Serena the last one to win will have the last laugh keep that in mind.Your story isn't over yet! Tasty Sharas...that should be the name of your next candy.

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