June 2007 Archives
June 30th 2007: Maria was in action today, she had a few little downs but was generally pretty solid as she posted a 6-3, 6-3 win against Ai Sugiyama just barely in time to finish before the rest of the day was rained out... Maria will face either Akiko Morigami or Venus Williams next...
June 28th 2007: Great news for Maria Sharapova as she won her 2nd round at the Wimbledon Championships. She posted a 2 set win against Severine Bremond, a 6-0, 6-3 win that now puts her up against Ai Sugiyama
June 26th 2007: Maria was in action today, she won her first match in Wimbledon, she took out Y-J Chan 6-1, 7-5 and will now face either Severine Bremond or Ekaterina Bychkova.
June 17th 2007: Maria played two matches today. First off, she won her semifinal match posting a 7-5, 6-0 win against Marion Bartoli... but unfortunately, later, she lost the singles final against Jelena Jankovic 4-6, 6-3, 7-5.
June 16th 2007: Excellent playing by Maria today in Birmingham! She first of all defeated Tamira Paszek 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 and then played a second match, reaching the semifinals with a 6-2, 6-3 win against Elena Likhovtseva, not bad hey? She will now face either Daniela Hantuchova or Marion Bartoli.
June 13th 2007: Great news for Maria Sharapova as she won her 2nd round at the DFS Classic. She posted a 2 set win against Lilia Osterloh, a 6-4, 6-0 win that now puts her up against Tamira Paszek
June 11th 2007: Good news as Maria Sharapova is back in action this week playing in the DFS Classic. In her first match, she will face Lilia Osterloh. You can see the full tournament draw here.
June 8th 2007: Maria's problems moving on clay were a major part she eventually was defeated yesterday in the semifinals in Roland Garros.. she lost 6-2, 6-1 against Ana Ivanovic...
June 5th 2007: Maria was impressive today, she displayed good clay court tennis while posting a 6-3, 6-4 win against Anna Chakvetadze.. she will now face the surprising Ana Ivanovic in Thursday's semifinal.
June 3rd 2007: Huge win for Maria today in Paris! She up against a tough opponent and the famous red clay, she battled through and fought back from a set down and even faced 2 match points. She eventually won 3-6, 6-4, 9-7 against Patty Schnyder to reach the quarterfinals, equalling her best showing at the French Open. In her next match, she will face fellow Russian Anna Chakvetadze.
June 3rd 2007: Maria's 3rd round match was a bit more complicated than anticipated but she did still advance in straight sets with a 6-3, 7-6 win against qualifier Alla Kudryattseva, she will now face Patty Schnyder.