Maria Yuryevna Sharapova is a Russian professional tennis player. A United States resident .. Wozniacki in the semifinals and sixth seed Samantha Stosur in the final to take home the title, marking her biggest clay-court victory to date. Current ranking : No. (July 17, ). Maria Yuryevna Sharapova is a Russian professional tennis player. A United States resident .. Wozniacki in the semifinals and sixth seed Samantha Stosur in the final to take home the title, marking her biggest clay-court victory to jaylasiciliano.infot ranking: No. 86 (October 9, ). Tennis star Maria Sharapova celebrated her victory with a visit to a That first major paycheck Sharapova brought home was far from the last. Junior Grand Slam results: She posed in a six-page bikini photoshoot spread in the Valentine's Day issue of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue , alongside 25 supermodels. Her first match was a three set loss to Wozniacki. Sharapova said that she had been taking the drug to treat magnesium deficiency, an irregular EKG and family history of diabetes,  and indicated that she had not read an email informing her that meldonium had been banned for use in sport. Retrieved 22 August Next, in Indian Wells , she beat Yanina Wickmayer and Victoria Azarenka in straight sets, before losing to defending champion Flavia Pennetta in the fourth round in three sets. Maria Sharapova career statistics. She faced Serena Williams for the 15th time, losing for the 12th consecutive time in straight sets. Sharapova would have become world No. I find it hard to believe Sharapova". She appeared in many advertisements, including those for Nike, Prince, and Canon, being the face of several fashion houses , most notably Cole Haan. This was Sharapova's 10th win over Ivanovic and by winning her 34th title, it meant that Sharapova has won at least one title every year for 13 consecutive years. In February, Sharapova won back-to-back tournaments, the Toray Pan Pacific Open and the Qatar Total Open , allowing her to reach number 3 in the world rankings for the first time. Retrieved April 16, Williams Blasts Sharapova as New World Number One Rolls into Doha Final".