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Wednesday, March 9, 2016

5-time Grand Slam winner Sharapova is a cheat ?

Maria Sharapova on Tuesday sent the tennis fraternity into a spin by announcing that she failed a dope test at the Australian Open and was provisionally suspended — she thereafter lost two of her plum sponsors while a third suspended promotions with her.

The 28-year-old revealed on Tuesday that she failed a drug test at the Open. The Russian star explained that the drug, Meldonium, which had been prescribed for a pre-existing heart condition for up to a decade, was added to a banned substance list by the World Anti-Doping Agency only on January 1, 2016, and the World No.7 had “not known” this was so.


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