A few weeks back the HST team were brainstorming blog post ideas over WhatsApp (we promise this is not a sponsored post, that really is where the magic happens), and with International Women’s Day (IWD) approaching we thought we would feature a list of the women really killing it within the ‘tennissphere’. However as life does, it takes over and the distraction of the surprising announcement from Maria Sharapova meant that, that post was never written. Until now……..
When news came that Maria Sharapova was to host a press conference in the United States to make a ‘Major Announcement”, many people speculated that she would announce her retirement from professional tennis, or be forced to take an extended break to recuperate from the forearm injury that has plagued her for the past 8 months. Some of us here at Happy Slam Tennis HQ even speculated that that Masha would launch her own range of underwear, but sadly ‘Pova’s Panties’ was not to be. Instead what we heard surprised and shocked us and the tennis world.
New year, new season, new start. Or rather: new year, new season, new withdrawal. The injuries just keep on coming/ persisting so we thought we’d keep you up to date on the announcements so far. Continue reading Who’s out? Withdrawal recap!