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SOURCE SPORTS: Naomi Osaka is the Highest-Paid Female Athlete Ever

Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open Following Backlash of Media Blackout

After holding the top spot in tennis, Naomi Osaka is now the highest-paid female athlete ever. Visit for more information The 22-year-old tennis star made $37 million in earnings in the past year. The sum is made up of prize money and endorsements, Forbes reports. The total is $1.4 million more than Serena Williams, […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Maria Sharapova Announces Retirement from Tennis


After winning five Grand Slams and a 15-year career, Maria Sharapova has called it a wrap on her career. Visit for more information In an essay published in Vogue and Vanity Fair, Sharapova wrote “Tennis — I’m saying goodbye.” Her career began at the age of 14 in 2001, peaking with wins at Wimbledon […]

Serena Williams Is Now The Top Earner In Women’s Sports


According to Forbes, Serena Williams has raked in $28.9 million dollars in the past year, making her the top earner in women’s sports since Maria Sharapova is banned from playing tennis for the next two years. Visit for more information Sharapova had the title of top earner in women’s sports for the past 11 […]

International Tennis Federation Suspends Maria Sharapova For 2 Years For Doping

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According to TMZ, The ITF has issued a statement announcing that tennis star Maria Sharapova is banned from the game for two years after her urine tested positive for meldonium, a prohibited modulator. Part of Sharapova’s ban has already been served; the Federation revealed that because she was forthcoming with her sample(s), Sharapova will get […]

Serena Williams “Shocked” That Maria Sharapova Failed a Drug Test

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Yesterday, news broke that Maria Sharapova failed a drug test in the midst of January’s Australian Open, leading to her relationship with Nike, which was estimated to be worth up to $70 million, being suspended. Porsche, which also had an endorsement relationship with the tennis star expressed disappointment in the news, but held off taking […]

Tennis Player Maria Sharapova Loses Nike Endorsement After Failed Drug Test

Maria Sharapova has been provisionally banned from tennis after she revealed on Monday she tested positive for a recently banned drug that she has been taking for 10 years for health reasons. Visit for more information Nike and other companies are suspending major endorsement deals with Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova after she admitted […]