Tag Archives: Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova – Rags to Riches to Doping Shame, Banned For 2 Years by ITF

Maria Sharapova - Rags to Riches to Doping Shame, Banned For 2 Years by ITF

From the shadow of Chernobyl’s nuclear wasteland to international super-stardom and from penniless arrival in the United States, without a word of English, to a fortune nudging the $200 million mark. It may sound like the stuff of Hollywood dreams, but the story of Maria Sharapova, the world’s richest sportswoman, …

Read More »

Nike, TAG Heuer, Porsche Suspend Ties with Sharapova After Failed Drug Test

Nike, TAG Heuer, Porsche Suspend Ties with Sharapova After Failed Drug Test

Nike, TAG Heuer and Porsche have suspended their relationships with Maria Sharapova after the tennis star failed a drug test. Sharapova admitted she failed the test in an announcement at a news conference Monday. She said the drug Meldonium, which she took for 10 years, was prescribed by a doctor and was not on the banned list until the rules …

Read More »