29th of April 2017

Kiki Mladenovic knocks Maria Sharapova out of Stuttgart

Maria Sharapova has suffered her first defeat after coming back from a 15-month doping ban. Sharapova was beaten by Kristina Mladenovic in three sets in the semi-finals of Stuttgart.

Five-time Grand Slam winner Sharapova, 30 was a set and a break up but eventually lost the match 6-3 5-7 4-6.