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Maria Sharapova Wins 2014 Mutua Madrid Open

The early season struggles of Maria Sharapova seem like ages ago. The career Grand Slam winner earned her 2nd straight tournament victory, besting Simona Halep in the final of the 2014 Mutua Madrid Open, 1-6 6-2 6-3. Early on, it seemed the fates were favoring Simona as the rising Romanian ripped through a 6-1 first … Continue reading

2014 Mutua Madrid Open 2nd Round Wrap-Up: Maria Sharapova, Agnieszka Radwanska Survive Scares To Advance; WTA Stars Speak Out Against Domestic Violence

Maria Sharapova took a step forward towards reviving her season by winning in Stuttgart. She almost took two steps backwards in the 2nd round of the 2014 Mutua Madrid Open. Facing 21-year old American Christina McHale, Masha found herself in a 1-4 deficit in the third set. McHale is a very good player, but a … Continue reading