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American tennis player Serena Williams talked about what it shares with Russian Maria Sharapova. Words Williams quotes the Tennis World.
“I think we have a lot in common. On the court we both laid out without a trace. Regardless of who we play. We both work full-time, but fans like these athletes. When we are confronted with on the court, to win you need to put more efforts,” said the American.
Sharapova and Williams have met 22 times. In 19 matches won the American tennis player. Their 23rd match was to be held in the framework of the Open championship of France in 2018, but Williams refused to go on court because of injury.
Williams is a 23-time winner of the tournament series “Grand slam” in singles. In addition, on account of its four gold medals of the Olympic games. Sharapova has won four majors and won a silver medal of the 2012 Games, losing to Williams in the final.
At the moment Williams is in 16th place in the rating of Female tennis Association Sharapova — 29.
Video, photo All from Russia.