Sharapova returned to the court exhibition match. Attracted 15,000 spectators
Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova, who is still serving a sentence for a breach of anti-doping rules at losing back on court in Thursday’s charity match in San Juan, Puerto Rico 3: 6, 6: 1, 6:10 (Match Tie-break) with a home Olympic winner of the Brazilian Rio de Janeiro in 2016 Monica Puigovou.
The event “Mónica Puig Invitational” in Hall Coliseo Jose Miguel Agrelot was watched by 15,000 spectators. Holder of the career Grand Slam Sharapova is serving Distance in 15 months for finding Meldon the Melbourne grand slam during January’s Australian Open.
To competition events will be able to return on April 26th 2017. Initially, the disciplinary received from the International Tennis Federation (ITF) disqualification for two years. Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) suspending its shortened by nine months.Puigová Monica (PRI.) – Maria Sharapova (Rus.) 6: 3, 1: 6, 10: 6 (Match Tie-break)