Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Maria Sharapova envisages retirement

Monday, July 4th, 2011 at 7:53 am , filed under Wimbledon by

Print Print Email this! E-mail   share Comments 0 Comments Views 1335 Views


The World No. 4 ranked Maria Sharapova has planning to retire from the tennis, as she has been struggling with shoulder problems.

Maria Sharapova fans all over around the world would like to continue her in the tennis, but she makes the decision after losing Wimbledon final to Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic on Saturday. Sharapova, who conflict hard with shoulder and wrist problems, she admitted that she wants to stop her tennis career.

The 24-year-old Sharapova was beaten by the No. 8 seed Petra Kvitova in the final with a 6-3 and 6-4 on Saturday. The Russian star said that, tennis is a big part of her life and she is not going to play tennis for entire life. She added tennis can play for a certain point of life, as fitness is very crucial to focus on the game.

Sharapova has won the three Grand Slam championships in Wimbledon in 2004, US Open in 2006 and Australian Open in 2008. She has reached the major tournament final at Wimbledon, after long lay-off, but failed to lift the trophy. The 2004 Wimbledon champion Sharapova said that, she is looking very positive to play in the US Open in the summer and seeking to win the title.

Tags: , ,

Latest Headlines

Featured Video

Tennis News

Maria Sharapova

Can Maria Sharapova win second Australian Open

Maria Sharapova, the world No. 2 is considered as ... [+]
Roger Federer

Can Roger Federer Bounce Back in 2015

Roger Federer, the 17-time singles Grand slam champion hopes ... [+]
Rafael Nadal next tournament

Rafael Nadal next tournament Rio Open 2015

Rafael Nadal, the world No. 3 Spanish tennis champion ... [+]
Your Ad Here


Roger Federer Rafael Nadal ATP Rankings

Will Roger Federer overtake Rafael Nadal No. 2 in 2014 season

Roger Federer hopes to surpass Rafael Nadal's No. 2 place in the ATP Rankings by end of the 2014 season, where ... [+]
Wimbledon 2014 Finale Live Streaming

Can Roger Federer Challenge Novak Djokovic in Wimbledon Final

Wimbledon Championship 2014 finale will begin at 02:00 pm in Centre Court, where Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic are going to ... [+]
Wimbledon 2014 Live Streaming

Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic in Wimbledon 2014 Finale

Wimbledon 2014 Live Streaming will kick off at local time 02:00pm in Centre Court, as Roger Federer will take on Novak ... [+]
Eugenie Bouchard

Eugenie Bouchard vs. Petra Kvitova in Wimbledon 2014 Finale

Wimbledon 2014 final live streaming begins at 13:10 from Centre Court: Eugenie Bouchard will fight against former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova ... [+]