June 2006 Archives
June 29th 2006: Anna was solid again today, she quickly dismissed opponent Ashley Harkleroad 6-2, 6-2 to advance to the Wimbledon 3rd round:) She'll now face Melinda Czink or Amy Frazier.
June 28th 2006: Wow, convincing start today for Maria in Wimbledon as she posted a 6-2, 6-0 win against Anna Smashnova in the first round.In her next match, she will face either Jelena Kostanic or Ashley Harkleroad.
June 27th 2006: Maria is scheduled to play her first match in Wimbledon tomorrow as she will play the 11AM opening game on court #1, she will be facing Israel's Anna Smashnova!
June 27th 2006: See more photos of Maria in gallery #85:)
June 26th 2006: While we await Maria's first match, you can see a pretty commercial featuring Maria here, simply click on the video screen to start it:) Click here to go there!
June 21st 2006: See new photos of Maria in gallery #84!
June 19th 2006: See 10 new photos of Maria today in gallery #83:)
June 17th 2006: Shocker today in Birmingham as Maria's run came to an end with a 6-4, 6-4 loss to Jamea Jackson in the semifinals:(
June 17th 2006: Business magazine "Forbes" updated their "most powerful" list of celebrities and Maria came in at #63 thanks to her annual earnings estimated at 19 million $US per year. Only two other tennis players came out on the list, Serena Williams at #87 and Venus Williams at #90. Maria is the top ranked athlete, while golfer Michelle Wie is 2nd.
June 17th 2006: Maria's tournament continued to go well in Birmingham, this time yesterday she defeated Mara Santangelo 6-2, 6-2 to advance to a semifinal match wih American Jamea Jackson!
June 15th 2006: Great news for Maria Sharapova as she won her 3rd round at the Birmingham tournament. She posted a 2 set win against Na Li, a 6-2, 6-4 win that now puts her up against Mara Santangelo.
June 14th 2006: Maria was successful today, she posted a 6-4, 6-2 win against Ahsha Rolle, she will now face Na Li!!
June 13th 2006: You can see new pics of Maria in gallery #82 here:)
June 12th 2006: Maria's first match in Birmingham will be against Ahsha Rolle from USA, the match is scheduled to be played tomorrow! Go Masha!
June 12th 2006: See new photos of Maria in gallery #81:)
June 4th 2006: Unfortunately, Maria's run in Paris is now over as today she was defeated 7-5, 2-6, 7-5 by Dinara Safina:( More infos soon...!
June 2nd 2006: Great news for Maria Sharapova as she won her 3rd round at the Roland Garros tournament. She posted a 2 set win against Alicia Molik, a 6-0, 7-5 win that now puts her up against Dinara Safina.