Stephens knocks Maria out of Cincinnati

Posted on August 13, 2013

Maria has been knocked out of the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati by Sloane Stephens of the United States. Maria lost 6-2 6-7 3-6 in two hours and 23 minutes.

In the first set, Maria broke Stephens' serve twice to secure the set 6-2 in only 30 minutes. In the second set, Maria got an early break to lead 2-0 but things started to unravel as Maria eventually dropped the set in a tie-break 7-5. Stephens continued the momentum in the final set as she took it 6-3.

Maria's next scheduled tournament is the US Open in New York beginning on August 26th.


Login errors occured

We're sorry, the username or email address you're trying to use is already taken. please try again.


Register for the latest on Maria Sharapova.

Already a member? Sign in.

Forgot Password

Enter the email address you registered with.

Forgot Username

Enter the email address or username you registered with.

Change your password.

Enter your current and desired password.


Update your profile information.