Valerie Bowrin

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The $200m woman: How Maria Sharapova became the world's wealthiest female athlete

<b>Ashlee Vance</b> looks at how Maria Sharapova has become the wealthiest female athlete in the world<p>Maria Sharapova is in a pretty good mood for someone …

Tennis

Five tennis rivalries of the Open Era that stand out

Any sporting event evokes a lot of emotions from the players as well as the spectators. These emotions reach their crescendo when we have arch-rivals …

Tennis

Wimbledon 2015 contenders - our alternative guide - Telegraph

Maria Sharapova

Wimbledon 2015: What's new this year?

The new faces and facilites at SW19 including an improved creche to assist Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer with their growing family<p>Improved Creche<p>With Novak Djokovic <b>becoming a dad for the first time last October</b>and <b>Roger Federer having not one set but two sets of twins</b>, the need for Wimbledon to …

Tennis

John McEnroe: ‘Get more trash-talk between tennis players’

John McEnroe, unsurprisingly perhaps, agrees with Boris Becker that modern tennis needs some candour, some edginess, on court and off, to breath life back into a game that has been too nice for too long.<p>In separate interviews with our sister paper the <i>Guardian</i> in the past few days, Rafael Nadal and …

Tennis

Wimbledon 2015: Roger Federer still the king of SW19

Swiss master is at the top of his game as he chases record eighth title at Wimbledon<p>Roger Federer loves the grass even more fervently than Juliette and Desiree, the two cows bequeathed to him as gifts of eternal gratitude by his Swiss countryfolk. The smell of a pristine lawn stirs him at a level …