Disqualified Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova took part in a charity tournament WTT Smash Hits in Las Vegas, the proceeds of which will be sent to the Elton John Foundation for AIDS (EJAF). About it informs the press service of the athletes.
Along with 16-year-old American Taylor Johnson Maria with the score 2:5 pair lost to Martina Navratilova/liesel Huber. In the second match, the pair combined in the composition of Sharapova and John Machinery won Navratilova and Andy Roddick is 5-3.
We will remind that Maria Sharapova excluded from participation in the tennis competitions from 26 January for two years for the use of Meldonium. In October the court of arbitration for Sport of Lausanne, the reduced period of Ineligibility to 15 months In official competitions the Russian will be able to take part from 26 April 2017.