Maria Sharapova still serves it hot

Sharapova`s return to the helm in the apparent future cannot be discounted.

Sharapova sinks Jankovic in Cincinnati final

Russia`s Maria Sharapova beat Serbia`s Jelena Jankovic 4-6, 7-6, 6-3 to win the Cincinnati Open.

Sharapova and Jankovic win Cincinnati

Maria Sharapova will face Jelena Jankovic in the Cincinnati Open final after the pair enjoyed solid victories in their semi-finals on Saturday.

Sharapova smashes Stosur to move into semi-finals

Maria Sharapova marched into the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Open after crushing Australian Samantha Stosur.

Grand slam winners go out as Sharapova advances

Grand slam title holders Li Na and Petra Kvitova were knocked out of the Cincinnati Open while Russia`s Maria Sharapova and Vera Zvonareva moved into the quarter-finals.

Wozniacki latest seed blown out of Rogers Cup

World number one Caroline Wozniacki headlined the parade of seeded players to fall at the Rogers Cup with a shock loss while Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams moved into the last 16.

Sharapova still world`s top earning sportswoman

Maria Sharapova may not have won a grand slam title since 2008, but the Russian tennis player remains unchallenged as the world`s highest paid woman in professional sports.

Sharapova looking to renew rivalry with Serena

The prospect of renewing her long rivalry with Serena Williams has provided Maria Sharapova with added incentive to win this week`s Stanford Classic.

Azarenka, Sharapova, Serena headline Stanford

Victoria Azarenka and Maria Sharapova head the field for the WTA hardcourt tournament that starts on Monday with Serena Williams lurking dangerously as her injury comeback continues.

Kvitova beats Sharapova to win Wimbledon title

Czech eighth seed Petra Kvitova kept her nerve to out-gun and out-play favourite Maria Sharapova and win the Wimbledon singles title for the first time with a convincing 6-3 6-4 victory on Saturday.

Sharapova takes on Kvitova in Wimbledon final

Maria Sharapova is bidding to add a second Wimbledon title to her grand slam collection later on Saturday and put some glamour back into the women`s game when she takes on Petra Kvitova in the final.

Sharapova`s off day good enough for final return

Maria Sharapova, the glamour girl of women`s tennis, showed she is not averse to winning ugly as she overcame some jitters to set up a Wimbledon final against Petra Kvitova on Thursday.

Maria Sharapova reaches second Wimbledon final

Maria Sharapova outgunned big-hitting German youngster Sabine Lisicki in straight sets on Thursday to power into her first Wimbledon final for seven years.

Sharapova, Azarenka close on noisy final

Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka will ratchet up the decibel levels later on Thursday when two of the loudest women players on tour look to win their Wimbledon last-four encounters and set up a noisy final.

Sharapova the veteran among women at Wimbledon

Once a teen sensation, Maria Sharapova is the elder stateswoman at Wimbledon this year.

Sharapova hammers Cibulkova to reach last four

Fifth seed and tournament favourite Maria Sharapova powered into the Wimbledon semi-finals with an emphatic 6-1 6-1 win over an outgunned Dominika Cibulkova on Tuesday.

No Williams in the quarters? Over to you Maria

The rare sight of neither Williams sister in the Wimbledon quarter-finals will have the remaining eight women in the draw buzzing with the possibility of reaching the final, none more so than 2004 champion Maria Sharapova.

Sharapova advances to Wimbledon quarterfinals

Maria Sharapova has advanced to the Wimbledon quarterfinals by beating Peng Shuai of China 6-4, 6-2.

Sharapova advances in 2 sets at Wimbledon

Former champion Maria Sharapova struggled with her game but reached the fourth round at Wimbledon by defeating Klara Zakopalova.

Tetchy Sharapova spoils fun on Court One

Maria Sharapova turned party-pooper on Friday when she overcame Briton Laura Robson and a partisan crowd on Court One to reach the third round at Wimbledon.