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'The end of an era': Tennis reacts to Russian ace Maria Sharapova's retirement

1 month ago   |   By RT

Maria Sharapova has left an indelible mark on the women's tennis game, say legions of the Russian's fans reacting on social media to the five-time Grand Slam winner's announcement that she has called time on her career.
The 32-year-old announced her retirement Wednesday in a heartfelt post to Instagram and an accompanying essay penned for Vanity Fair in which she said that consistent injuries " had become a distraction " after she played just two matches this season, losing them both.
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Maria Sharapova retires from tennis

Maria Sharapova retires from tennis

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

Maria Sharapova announced her retirement from tennis on Wednesday morning. The 32-year-old Russian completed her career Grand Slam in 2012 with a French Open title. She won five Grand Slams between 2004 and 2014 - two at the French and one each at the U.S. Open, Australian Open and Wimbledon. Sharapova...
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Tennis-Five-time major winner Sharapova retires aged 32

1 month ago   |   By National Post

BERLIN - Maria Sharapova, the Russian five-time Grand Slam champion who became one of the highest paid sportswomen in the world, announced her retirement at the age of 32 on Wednesday.
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Tennis great Maria Sharapova retires from sport that made her an icon

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

She won five grand slam singles titles and earned more than $38.7 million in prize money
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Maria Sharapova retires from tennis at age 32

1 month ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

Maria Sharapova quietly walked away from tennis at the age of 32 on Wednesday, ending a career that featured five Grand Slam titles and a 15-month doping ban.
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5-Time Grand Slam Champ Maria Sharapova Retires From Tennis

1 month ago   |   By Time

Maria Sharapova is retiring from professional tennis at the age of 32 after five Grand Slam titles and time ranked No. 1. She has been dealing with shoulder problems for years.
In an essay written for Vanity Fair and Vogue about her decision to walk away from the sport, posted online Wednesday, Sharapova asks: “How do you leave behind the only life you've ever known?”
She burst onto the tennis scene at 17 when she won Wimbledon in 2004 and would go on to complete a career Grand Slam with two titles at the French Open and one each at the U.S. Open and Australian Open.
The Russian, who moved...
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'I'll miss it everyday': Tennis superstar Maria Sharapova announces retirement

'I'll miss it everyday': Tennis superstar Maria Sharapova announces retirement

1 month ago   |   By WESH

The five-time Grand Slam title champion and former No. 1-ranked player is retiring from tennis at age 32.
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Tennis Champion Maria Sharapova Retires At 32

Tennis Champion Maria Sharapova Retires At 32

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The Russian-born tennis player won five Grand Slam titles in her career.
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Maria Sharapova Announces Retirement in Emotional Essay: 'Tennis-I'm Saying Goodbye'

1 month ago   |   By Newsweek

The 32-year-old Russian is one of only 10 female players to hold a career Grand Slam and has won 36 professional titles.
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Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova is retiring from tennis at age 32

1 month ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

NEW YORK - Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova is retiring from tennis at age 32.
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