Mary Arapovite: Alexey kudenko / RIA Novosti
Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova has shared his thoughts about the change of generations in the sport. Her words quoted by Tennis World USA.
“The reality is that tennis is not limited to your generation. There is always the newcomers, talents, potential sports stars, who are just moving from juniors to the professionals. It’s part of the sport. When you finish a career, there will always be someone to take your place in these rankings. It is a fact of life,” said 31-year-old Sharapova.
On September 17 it became known that the Russian tennis player ended the season in 2018. Sharapova explained the need to recover from injury.
September 4, Sharapova was eliminated from the tournament US Open. In the 1/8 finals of the tournament she lost to Spaniard Carla Suarez-Navarro.
The season of 2018 was the first for Sharapova after the doping disqualification in 2016 and 2017. After spending a year in 11 tournaments, she has returned to the top 25.
Video, photo All from Russia.