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Maria Sharapova

Sharapova out of Wimbledon due to wrist injury

MOSCOW -- A left wrist injury and psychological unpreparedness forced Maria Sharapova to retire from Wimbledon, Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) president Shamil Tarpishchev told TASS over the phone on Tuesday.

Russian tennis chief lauds Sharapova’s comeback victory

MOSCOW -- Maria Sharapova’s game on Tuesday was very promising considering her long-time absence from the courts due to a shoulder injury, Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) president Shamil Tarpishchev told TASS on Wednesday.

Halep, Kerber win easily in Aussie Open

Top seed Simona Halep cruised pass Eugenie Bouchard, 6-2, 6-2, while Angelique Kerber buried Donna Vekić, 6-4, 6-1, in the third round of the 2018 Australian Open.