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The Solution To Doping Is To Extend The Blame Beyond Athletes

Silvia Camporesi | Posted 07.25.2016 | Sports
Silvia Camporesi

Despite continued efforts, the practice of doping persists and seems to be so entrenched in professional sports that no doping sanctions, however harsh, will be able to eradicate it.

Unintentional Doping: Legal Lessons from Maria Sharapova's Court

Rick Collins | Posted 06.14.2016 | Sports
Rick Collins

On Wednesday, June 8th, an independent three-member tribunal appointed by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) banned tennis star Maria Sharapova...

Sharapova: How Could She?

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 06.09.2016 | Sports
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

The Sharapova case is educational for athletes across all sports. What she could have said is that for years she used every supplement, every drug, every training technique and every mental focus technique in existence, and optimized them to achieve her stellar performances.

Maria Sharapova Banned For Two Years For Doping Violation

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 06.08.2016 | Sports

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced its decision on Wednesday morning to ban five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova from competit...

Maria Sharapova Banned For Two Years For Doping

BBC | Paul Vale | Posted 06.08.2016 | Sports

Maria Sharapova has been banned for two years by the International Tennis Federation after failing a drugs test....

Only One Woman Can Save the World from Donald Trump. Nope, It's Kim Kardashian

Charles Alexander | Posted 06.07.2016 | Books
Charles Alexander

And that's what we have in the new ebook novella by Richard Hine: Kim Kardashian Saves the World after President Trump Nearly Ends It (TLD Media, LLC). This could be the fastest, funniest 56 pages you'll ever zip through.

French Open 2016: Roger Federer Net Worth vs. Maria Sharapova Net Worth and More

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.10.2016 | Sports
GOBankingRates

With lucrative prizes, tennis' top stars are among the richest athletes on Earth. Here is a look at the net worths of the seven richest tennis players in the world.

The Rules of the Politics Game -- Are There Any?

Stuart Muszynski | Posted 04.13.2016 | Politics
Stuart Muszynski

Lying and lack of integrity have been equal opportunity labels with both parties in the game of politics, and the repercussions to individuals at fault have been few.

Maria Sharapova Is Red Hot In A Red Bikini

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 03.29.2016 | Style

What do you do when you're the highest-paid woman in sports in the midst of a drug scandal? Why, go on a vacation of course! At least that's Maria Sha...

The Curious Case of Maria Sharapova

Ron Galloway | Posted 03.15.2016 | Sports
Ron Galloway

Maria Sharapova made her mea culpa about Meldonium, a substance just banned by the giant isopod that is WADA, the World Anti-Doping Agency. A look at the timeline of the events in the last 15 months surrounding this matter is intriguing.

What Is Meldonium, And Why Do Athletes Like Sharapova Take It?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.08.2016 | Healthy Living

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova admitted Monday to having failed a drug test, which came back positive for meldonium, at the Australian Open. As a...

Nike 'Suspends Relationship' With Sharapova After Failed Drug Test

Reuters | Chloe Angyal | Posted 03.08.2016 | Sports

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova said on Monday she had failed a drug test at the Australian Open due to a substance she was taking for health issu...

Maria Sharapova Says She Failed Drug Test At Australian Open

Reuters | Erick Fernandez | Posted 03.07.2016 | Sports

LOS ANGELES, March 7 (Reuters) - Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova, the highest-paid woman in sports, said on Monday that she failed a drug test at ...

Serena Williams Defeats Sharapova For The 18th Match-Up In A Row

Reuters | Chloe Angyal | Posted 01.26.2016 | Sports

Reigning champion Serena Williams ramped up the power in the second set to vanquish fifth seed Maria Sharapova for the 18th match in a row and reach t...

6 Ways To Be A Stronger Woman, According To Maria Sharapova

The Huffington Post | Sasha Bronner | Posted 10.19.2015 | Women

Maria Sharapova is currently ranked the third best female tennis player in the world and is the world's wealthiest female athlete. She has multi-year ...

Top Seven Highest-Paid Female Tennis Stars

MoneyTips | Posted 09.01.2016 | Sports
MoneyTips

The Forbes list of the world's highest-paid female athletes was recently released, and to nobody's surprise, tennis players claimed most of the spots. Let's take a look at the top seven female tennis players in terms of earnings.

Maria Sharapova Encourages Female Athletes To Continue To Push For Equality

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 08.28.2015 | Sports

Maria Sharapova is ready to get back on the court. The tennis star missed both the Rogers Cup and the Western & Southern Open -- the latter considered...

America Ferrera's Vintage Waves And More Celeb Beauty Looks We Love

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 08.28.2015 | Style

When it comes to red carpet beauty, you can never go wrong with vintage waves. America Ferrera sported a 1940s-inspired hairstyle at the 30th Annual ...

Serena Williams Has The Perfect Response To Maria Sharapova Endorsement Gap

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 08.27.2015 | Black Voices

Serena Williams has finally weighed in on the huge disparity between her and tennis player Maria Sharapova's off-court earnings. While Williams domin...

#ShareHumanity UN Campaign Asks People To Donate Social Media Feeds

ASSOCIATED PRESS | Lavanya Hinduja | Posted 08.12.2015 | Impact

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Tennis star Maria Sharapova, British mogul Richard Branson and Nobel Peace laureate Malala Yousafzai have signed up. So have ac...

A Bucket-List Day at Wimbledon

Kathleen Beckett | Posted 06.28.2015 | Travel
Kathleen Beckett

Last spring when I realized that a business trip to London would coincide with Wimbledon, I decided to cross one more experience off my bucket list an...

Cheering on Income Equality, from Davos to Melbourne

Christopher Michaelson, Ph.D. | Posted 03.29.2015 | Business
Christopher Michaelson, Ph.D.

Before we impose taxes, and before we wait for a market correction, we have to correct our star-crossed mindset and stop rewarding the 1 percent as though they create 99 percent more value than the rest.

5 Predictions for the 2015 Australian Open That I Hope are Wrong

Jaime Heilbron | Posted 03.22.2015 | Sports
Jaime Heilbron

The 2015 Australian Open began a few days ago. For tennis fans in the western hemisphere, particularly those in the Americas, that basically means two weeks full of tennis, sleepless nights, and a lot of coffee in the mornings to make up for failing Morpheus.

On the Culture Front: Tennis Without Humidity (and Other Wonders in Palm Springs)

Chris Kompanek | Posted 11.03.2014 | New York
Chris Kompanek

As the US Open rages on through insane humidity, I'm reminded of a weekend I spend last year at the BNP Paribas Open, in lovely (and dry) Palm Springs...

My GOAT Match

Thaddeus McCarthy | Posted 10.26.2014 | Sports
Thaddeus McCarthy

With the U.S. Open beginning this week, and all the online tennis chatter being about Federer's chances, I thought I would do a bit of a change and write today about a topic everyone loves discussing.