Sharapova withdrew from the tournament in Rome, do not play the game of the second round match

© RIA Novosti / Anton to Deniability in photobacteria Sharapova. Archival photoSharapova withdrew from the tournament in Rome, do not play the game of the second round match© RIA Novosti / Anton to Danilovmarat the image Bank

Russian Maria Sharapova stopped the performance at the tennis tournament in Rome, do not play the game of the second round match with Croat Headed Lucic-Baroni.

Sharapova refused to continue the fight in the third set when the score was 4:6, 6:3, 2:1 in their favor. The Russian was noticeably limping as he left the court, and her left thigh was taped.

Shortly before the start of the match, the head of Federation of tennis of France (FFT), Bernard Giudicelli reported that Sharapova will not get a wild card to the Open championship of France, which will be held in Paris from 28 may to 11 June.

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