Maria Sharapova is again “in”. On April 26, Russian tennis player will hold her first match after the disqualification, and while Maria is preparing intensively – not only on the court, but also in the gym. Yesterday Sharapova participated in an open aerobics workout #ProtectYourPosse.
Maria Sharapova training
Maria Sharapova at the open training session of aerobics
Maria appeared in a sports shirt, leggings and sneakers. With a minimum of makeup Sharapova looked fresh and rested. Together with the other participants of the training she carefully repeated the exercises for a trainer.
Maria Sharapova during a training session of aerobics
Maria Sharapova after aerobics
After a workout, Maria was photographed with participants of event. The last time Sharapova participated in the official tournament a year ago, in January 2016, when she reached the quarter finals of Australian Open, where she lost to American Serena Williams. In March 2016 the athlete admitted that she failed a doping test. The International Tennis Federation (ITF) disqualified her for two years, but the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne (CAS) in October cut her suspension up to 15 months. Now Maria is preparing for the tournament in Stuttgart, where she won in 2012-2014. Videos and photos with Sharapova training regularly shares on his Instagram.
“I’m incredibly happy to return to one of his favorite tournaments. I can not wait to meet again with the fans, and to return to my favorite occupation”, – Said tennis player.