Maria Sharapova set for May come back in Madrid
Past champion Maria Sharapova will adulate the complete of a 15-month doping blacklist with a landing to the Madrid Masters in the primary week of May, specialists avowed on Wednesday.
The Russian, who won the title in 2014 from a set down against Simona Halep consequent to losing the most recent a year before Serena Williams, last played the event in 2015, accomplishing the semis.
Sharapova served a blacklist for taking an out of the blue reported unlawful pharmaceutical which she had been on for a long time under pro’s solicitations.
“Sharapova requested a welcome to play in the opposition and consequent to considering it, we give her an exceptional case,” rivalry official Manolo Santana said.
“Maria is one of the best players of the latest 15 years and besides a past victor of our opposition. In Madrid she for the most part plays well and I’m sure she will come back to the courts significantly vigorous and needing to do well in her first rivalries.”