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Princess Of Tennis - Hot and Sexy Maria Sharapova
Career Profile of Maria Sharapova
There may be very little number of people who have no heard the name Maria Sharapova. A great sensation in the world of tennis. She has been a professional tennis player. Her name is Maria Yuryevna Sharapova, born on April 19th 1987. World no. 1 Russian tennis player.
Looking at her career profile there is no doubt that we can say her one of the most successful tennis player. She started playing tennis at very early stage of life. Her first achievement was in November 2000 when she won the Eddie Herr international junior championship at the age of 13 only. That time she was awarded with special title of the Rising star. But in the year 2004 been the turning point of her life and the most happening year for Maria’s career she made her first professional breakthrough by winning the Wimbledon finals in her first grand slam at the age of 17 that also defending her title from the no. 1 player of the session Serena Williams. This proved her a great player of the tennis world.
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Achievments of Maria Sharapova
Sharapova has won 22 singles and 3 doubles titles of WTA that is the women’s tennis association. 3 grand slam singles with 2004 Wimbledon, 2006 US open and was a runner-up at the 2007 Australian open. She also won the year ending Sony Ericsson championship in 2004. After beating Serena Williams she entered the top 10 ranking at WTA.
Though she faced a hard time in the year 2005 by losing in the grand slam, she managed to hold her no 1 position and place in the hearts of her million fans throughout the world. She had many achievements other than tennis. Being a successful tennis star her beauty and bold image added charms to her personality and so she was signed by many leading companies to become their brands advertiser. She was had contract with many big companies like canon and many other famous brands. Later she was emerged as fashion symbol and youth icon covering the cover page of almost all famous magazines.
Since the she had her first professional breakthrough there was no such year that Maria didn’t achieve any title or award. In 2003 she was awarded newcomer of the year by women’s tennis association. 2004 WTA player of the year and WTA most improved player. In 2005 best female tennis player by ESPY, and was named the best tennis player of the country by Russia’s tennis federation, also got the award master of sports of Russia and prix de citron Ronald gaross. In 2006 awarded as the whirlpool 6th sense player of the year and again the best player of the country by Russia’s tennis federation. In the year 2007 Maria was awarded as the best female tennis player, best international female athlete by ESPY. For the year 2008 she was named as the January 2008 female athlete of the month by the United States sports academy and again the best female tennis player by ESPY.
Like every player Maria also have her own style of playing shots at the tennis court. She is a powerful player with perfection on the angles of the backhand and forehand shots, she is an aggressive baseliner. She has great speed and stamina plus her height gives her more benefit to move around the court with big steps in less time. Her first serve was regarded her power shot. Maria is also known for her powerful ground strokes.
She gives most of the credit to mental strength and toughness. Maria’s other power that make her ahead of all is her competitive and fighting spirit that do not let her sit till she wins the match. Being a powerful and tough player she preferred to play on fast, hard and grass courts. But when she was at the peak of her career a major shoulder injury in 2008 made her speed slow to reach her goals. Effects of this were seen in the rakings when she was out of the court for a long time.
With so many major achievements in her early age made her an idol for many youngsters struggling and working hard to get successful in this field. She is great player on the court and a very good human outside the field inspiring people how to focus on the career you want to achieve and to make their dreams come true by passion and hard work inspite of facing every ups and downs of life.