1. Maria Sharapova's Return Date from Doping Ban Announced

    Maria Sharapova will make her return to tennis at April's Porsche Grand Prix in Stuttgart after serving her 15-month doping ban...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 1 month ago 513 reads 1 comments

  2. Tennis Players Most in Need of a Bounce-Back Season in 2017

    With the 2017 tennis season and the Australian Open a few weeks away, many players hope to punch the reset button on careers headed in the wrong direction. Many are making coaching changes...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 2 months ago 2,947 reads 4 comments

  3. Ranking the Biggest Disappointments in Tennis During 2016

    Now that the 2016 tennis season is over, it's time to look back on moments, performances and incidents that disappointed us this year. Anti-triumphs were aplenty. Just consider them the miserable end of the yin and yang...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 3 months ago 4,065 reads 10 comments

  4. How Maria Sharapova's Attack on ITF Further Damages Her Reputation Among Peers

    Maria Sharapova 's response to her suspension reduction may salvage her brand, but her attack on the International Tennis Federation could further damage her reputation among her peers...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 5 months ago 12,379 reads 22 comments

  5. Maria Sharapova's Blueprint to Return to Elite Form After Her Suspension

    Maria Sharapova will be back on the WTA tour April 26, nine months earlier than the suspension she had received after testing positive for meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 5 months ago 2,851 reads 7 comments

  6. 2017 Australian Open: Early Odds After the US Open

    Stan Wawrinka and Angelique Kerber probably haven't even found a permanent place to showcase their new U.S. Open trophies, and yet some betting websites already have odds out for the 2017 Australian Open...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 5 months ago 6,692 reads 76 comments

  7. Is the ITF Making an Example out of Maria Sharapova?

    There was no hurry for the International Tennis Federation (ITF) to decide on the length of Maria Sharapova 's ban...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 9 months ago 955 reads 2 comments

  8. Maria Sharapova's Golden Girl Image Gone Forever After 2-Year Doping Ban

    Maria Sharapova 's image as a golden girl is tarnished forever. Sullied by a doping scandal, Sharapova's once-pristine brand likely won't recover from this hit...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 9 months ago 44,348 reads 94 comments

  9. Maria Sharapova Receives 2-Year Suspension for Doping Violation, Reveals Appeal

    The International Tennis Federation announced a two-year suspension for Maria Sharapova on June 8 after she violated the sport's anti-doping policy...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 months ago 78,763 reads 115 comments

  10. Tennis' Nightmare Year Continues as Injured Rafael Nadal Exits French Open

    Rafael Nadal 's withdrawal from the 2016 French Open inflicts another injury on an already battered tennis season.   Every sport takes a hit. However, after some serious blows, tennis is hemorrhaging...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 9 months ago 167,768 reads 58 comments

  11. Maria Sharapova Named to Russia's Rio 2016 Olympic Tennis Team

    Maria Sharapova will be included on the Russian tennis team for the 2016 Summer Olympics, even though her status remains uncertain after being banned from all competition...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 6,991 reads 12 comments

  12. Maria Sharapova Suspended as UN Goodwill Ambassador Amid Failed Drug Test

    Maria Sharapova has been removed by the United Nations as one of its Goodwill Ambassadors in the wake of revelations regarding her failed drugs tests. According to TMZ , the organisation issued a statement stating “in light of Ms...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 12 months ago 5,577 reads 2 comments

  13. Maria Sharapova's Failed Drug Test Sheds Light on How Tennis Players Stay Clean

    Maria Sharapova 's tennis future may be murky. However, questions surrounding her failed drug test help shed light on how the sport's other players stay clean...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 12 months ago 4,698 reads 7 comments

  14. Rafael Nadal Comments on Maria Sharapova After Positive Drug Test

    Rafael Nadal believes Maria Sharapova should be "punished" following her announcement she tested positive for the banned substance meldonium at the Australian Open...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 12 months ago 14,603 reads 42 comments

  15. Why Failed Drug Test Doesn't Diminish Maria Sharapova's Accomplishments

    There are countless reactions to Maria Sharapova 's failed drug test and what this will mean going forward with her Hall of Fame tennis career...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 12 months ago 4,959 reads 78 comments

  16. Maria Sharapova's Sponsors Declare Their Position Following Positive Drug Test

    Maria Sharapova 's sponsorship contract with sportswear company Nike has been suspended following her positive test for the banned substance meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 12 months ago 11,160 reads 21 comments

  17. Maria Sharapova's Failed Drug Test Spin Won't Help Save Tarnished Image

    Maria Sharapova admitted she's been using a performance-enhancing drug for the past 10 years. Yet her fans and many in the tennis community believe this will have no lasting impact on her career...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 12 months ago 8,124 reads 80 comments

  18. Maria Sharapova Reveals Positive Drug Test: Twitter Reacts to Announcement

    The tennis world was rocked Monday when former world No. 1 Maria Sharapova revealed she had tested positive for a banned substance at the 2016 Australian Open...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 12 months ago 26,062 reads 29 comments

  19. Maria Sharapova Announces Positive Drug Test for Meldonium

    Tennis star Maria Sharapova insists she is " determined to play tennis again" following March 7's announcement that she failed a drug test...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 months ago 129,703 reads 107 comments

  20. Maria Sharapova Injury: Updates on Tennis Star's Forearm and Return

    Tennis star Maria Sharapova is dealing with a forearm injury that has been plaguing her since the start of the season in January. It's unclear when she'll return to the court. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 months ago 3,810 reads 4 comments