Posted by Julian on Jun 12, 2012 in Tennis News | Comments Off on A Career Weekend for Sharapova
After shoulder surgery kept her out for quite some time, Maria Sharapova is back and got her first French Open title this weekend. She defeated Sara Errani, currently ranked 24th in the world 6-3, 6-2, and showed that Errani was clearly out classed. With this victory, Sharapova completes the always remarkable career grand slam, and only becomes the 7th woman to ever accomplish it. Sharapova joins the likes of some of greats in Woman’s Tennis history, including: Steffi Graf, Martina Navratilova, Chris Evert, Billie Jean King, Margaret Court and Serena Williams. And to cap all of this off, she is now the official world number 1 in the Woman’s Tennis ranks. All in all, an absolutely amazing weekend for Sharapova, and a great come back story for all to enjoy.