Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova

Name Maria Sharapova
Profession Tennis Player
Date of Birth 1987-04-19
Place of Birth Nyagan,
Russia
Age
Death Date
Birth Sign Aries

About Maria Sharapova

Tennis star who became the first Russian to win a career Grand Slam when she defeated Sara Errani at the 2012 French Open. She won a silver medal at the 2012 Olympics, falling to Serena Williams in the final.

Early Life Experience of Maria Sharapova

She traveled to the United States to continue her training with just her dad, as visa restrictions made it so her mother couldn’t come over until two years later.

Trivia Info

She was only 18 years old when she first reached the top of the WTA world rankings. She was suspended for 15 months after testing positive for a banned substance in 2016.

Family Life and Relationship

She’s the daughter of Uri and Yelena Sharapova.

Close Associates

She defeated Serena Williams 6-1, 6-4 in the 2004 Wimbledon final.