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Sharapova, Maria 1987-

Works: 15 works in 57 publications in 7 languages and 2,044 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Sports television programs  Biographical television programs  Educational television programs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV994.S28, 796.342092
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Unstoppable : my life so far by Maria Sharapova( Book )

17 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2004, in a stunning upset against the two-time defending champion Serena Williams, seventeen-year-old Maria Sharapova won Wimbledon, becoming an overnight sensation. Out of virtual anonymity, she launched herself onto the international stage. "Maria Mania" was born. Her success would last: she went on to hold the number-one WTA ranking multiple times, to win four more Grand Slam tournaments, and to become one of the highest-grossing female athletes in the world. And then -- at perhaps the peak of her career -- she was charged by the ITF with taking the banned substance meldonium, only recently added to the ITF's list. The resulting suspension would keep her off the professional courts for fifteen months -- a frighteningly long time for any athlete. But Sharapova's career has always been driven by her determination and by her dedication to hard work. Her story doesn't begin with the 2004 Wimbledon championship, but years before, in a small Russian town, where as a five-year-old she played on drab neighborhood courts with precocious concentration. It begins when her father, convinced his daughter could be a star, risked everything to get them to Florida, that sacred land of tennis academies. It begins when the two arrived with only seven hundred dollars and knowing only a few words of English. From that, Sharapova scraped together one of the most influential sports careers in history
Venus vs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2005, Venus Williams took up the struggle that began with Billie Jean King, challenging the long-held practice of paying women tennis players less than their male counterparts at Wimbledon
Unstoppable : my life so far by Maria Sharapova( Recording )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the middle of the night, a father and his daughter step off a Greyhound bus in Florida and head straight to the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy. They ring the bell, though no one is expecting them. They don't speak English. They've arrived from Russia with only $700 and the conviction that this six-year-old will be the next tennis star. Surprisingly, they are right. Young Maria Sharapova went on to become one of the best, most famous, and highest-paid athletes. At seventeen, she won Wimbledon. At eighteen, she was ranked number one. To date, she has won five Grand Slams. Her stardom spills off the court to fashion, philanthropy, food. But at the peak of her popularity, Sharapova faced a new challenge, after testing positive for a banned drug. The backlash was shocking, sponsors fled, fans berated her, and she received a two-year suspension. Despite successfully appealing her sentence, she still faced the battle of maintaining her eminence on the court and her place in fans' hearts
Rakieta pod presją : tenisistka od urodzenia by Maria Sharapova( )

1 edition published in 2008 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tenisu ni tsuite watakushitachi ga honne de katatta hon( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Niepowstrzymana : moje życie do dziś by Maria Sharapova( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Święty Wojciech w kontekście historii, chrześcijańskiego panteonu Czechów i geopolityki by Panaĭot Karagʹozov( )

1 edition published in 1998 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Alternative Names
Maria Jurjewna Scharapowa

Maria Šarapova

Maria Șarapova jucătoare de tenis rusă

Maria Šarapovová

Maria Šarapovová ruská profesionální tenistka

Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova joueuse de tennis russe

Maria Sharapova lojtare tenisi ruse

Maria Sharapova Russian tennis player

Maria Sharapova tenista profesional rusa

Maria Sharapova tenista y modelo rusa

Maria Sjarapova tennisspeelster uit Rusland

Maria Xarapova

Maria Xaràpova tennista professional russa

Maria Yuryevna Sharapova

Marija Jurievna Šarapovová

Marija Jurjevna Sarapova orosz teniszezőnő

Marija Jurjewna Scharapowa Russische Tennisspielerin

Marija Šarapova

Marija Šarapova tennista, imprenditrice e modella russa

Marija Šarapova tennista russa

Marija Šarapova venäläinen tennispelaaja

Marija Šarapova Venemaa tennisist

Marija Sjarapova

Marija Sjarapova rysk tennisspelare

Marija Szarapowa rosyjska tenisistka

Marija Szarapowa tenisistka rosyjska

Mariya Şarapova

Mariya Şarapova Rus tenisçi

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Μαρία Σαράποβα

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