CNBC Meets: Maria Sharapova, Part One

CNBC Meets’ Tania Bryer speaks to star tennis player, Maria Sharapova on her childhood and how she discovered her love for the sport.

Moving from Russia to the U.S. aged just 7 years old, Sharapova talks about her early years and some of the sacrifices her parents made in order her to get her the best tennis tuition.

Now the highest paid female athlete in the world, Sharapova talks about her winning her first Grand Slam tournament, Wimbledon when she was just 17 years old, beating Serena Williams 6-1 6-4.