Maria Sharapova pulls out of Indian Wells with shoulder injury

first_imgMaria Sharapova pulls out of Indian Wells with shoulder injuryThe shoulder problem had also forced Maria Sharapova to withdraw from her second-round match in St Petersburg, Russia last month.advertisement Next Reuters Indian WellsFebruary 14, 2019UPDATED: February 14, 2019 11:09 IST Maria Sharapova is recovering from a shoulder problem (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSMaria Sharapova will miss next month’s Indian Wells Masters due to a right shoulder injuryThe shoulder problem had also forced Sharapova to withdraw from her second-round match in St PetersburgSharapova’s withdrawal allowed German Mona Barthel to secure a spot in the Indian Wells singles drawFormer world number one Maria Sharapova will miss next month’s BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells due to a right shoulder injury, organisers said on Wednesday.The shoulder problem had also forced the 31-year-old to withdraw from her second-round match in St Petersburg, Russia last month.”We will miss Maria this year and hope to see her back at Indian Wells next year!” the tournament said on Twitter.Sharapova’s withdrawal allowed German Mona Barthel to secure a spot in the Indian Wells singles draw. The tournament will take place from March 4-17.Also Watch:For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byJepher Nickels Tags :Follow Maria SharapovaFollow Indian Wellslast_img

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