July 2003 Archives
July 27th 2003: Today we received a new wallpaper, by Ross, see it here.
July 24th 2003: Apparently, following Maria's performance in Wimbledon, there is some pressure on the WTA to change the age restriction rules that prevent Maria from playing as many tournaments as other players until she turns 18..
July 21st 2003: We received 3 new wallpapers of Maria sent in by FireOfHades:) See them here:)
July 21st 2003: Good tennis once again from Maria. After losing her doubles and mixed doubles, she still had a chance to get a win for her team as she played her singles and she posted a 5-3 win over Ally Baker to give Newport a 19-17 win over Sacramento:)
July 20th 2003: Maria and her WTT team posted a 22-16 win over Sacramento because in part of her 5-0 win over Elena Likhovtseva:) Well done Masha!
July 17th 2003: After winning one of her two matches, Maria provided a 19-16 win for Newport with a 5-0 win over Brie Rippner:)
July 16th 2003: Maria won her singles match against Marissa Irvin 5-1 and her mixed doubles to lead (despite a loss in doubles) Newport to a 23-18 win over the New York Sportimes.
July 16th 2003: I added gallery #12 today with some new photos of Maria:)
July 16th 2003: Maria did say she was ready to take on the Williams sisters, read a brief article here.
July 15th 2003: Wouhou! Nice performance by Maria as she won all three of her matches (5-3 against Julia Vakulenko in in singles) to lead Newport to a 24-19 win over St Louis.
July 13th 2003: Maria won her doubles match with Lindsay Davenport but lost mixed doubles in a 24-14 loss yesterday against Springfield.
July 12th 2003: Here is Maria's schedule as of now for the rest of 2003:
August 4th: Los Angeles
July 12th 2003: Today I added 10 more photos from Wimbledon, see them gallery #11.
July 11th 2003: Unfortunately, Maria had quite a few problems this evening as she lost all 3 of her matches in a 21-20 loss against the Kansas City Explorers. The 5-3 singles loss was against world #34 Laura Granville.
July 11th 2003: Maria certainly gave another good show yesterday in World Team Tennis as she defeated world #10 Anastasia Myskina 5-1 while also winning her doubles match but unfortunately her team lost the match 19-18:(
July 10th 2003: Today we received 2 very nice wallpapers sent in by Danny Gray, see them here:)
July 9th 2003: Lindsay Davenport, who is also part of Maria's WTT team was there yesterday as Newport posted a 23-14 win over Sacramento. Maria and Lindsay won their doubles match 5-0:)
July 9th 2003: Today I added 10 more photos from Wimbledon, in gallery #10.
July 8th 2003: Maria won her doubles match but lost her singles against Elena Likhovtseva in a 23-17 loss for Newport:( They are back against Sacramento tonight
July 7th 2003: Maria's World Team Tennis team, Newport, is set to start its season today as they will face the Sacramento Capitals, I'm not sure if Maria is set to play this match but hopefully she is... the other singles opponent would be either Elena Likhovtseva or Ally Baker.
July 6th 2003: With not much new today, you might be interested in reading an article about Maria's arrival entitled: "Move over Kournikova, it's Maria Sharapova's time", see it here.
July 5th 2003: Congratulations to Maria who was voted the most beautiful player today on Tennisrulz, you can see the results and vote here.
July 5th 2003: Today I added gallery #9 with 10 new photos of Maria from Wimbledon:)
July 4th 2003: Australian coach Michael Baroch, who has been working with Maria is supposed to know today if he will be going to the US with her to continue working on her game, read more about it here.
July 4th 2003: Well true, Maria is not playing right now, but we still have some things going on:) Today we added a wallpaper of Maria sent in by Filip, see it here.
July 1st 2003: Today you can read an article about Maria's performance in Wimbledon, written by Matt, see it here.