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Sharapova Visits Her First Tennis Court In Sochi

Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova notably started her tennis career as a child on a court in Sochi, so it only made sense she visit where it all began as she’s there for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Maria visited Kafelnikov Tennis School in Riviera Park in Sochi on Wednesday, where she had her first tennis lesson, and unveiled the refurbished court.

Maria Sharapova

Having spent 6 years as a child in Sochi, it’s clear Maria’s loving her hometown reunion, as she tweeted:

(Photos: AP)

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  1. Rona Hunnisett says:

    Great to see her supporting her home town – and even better that the dolphins are in the sea, and not in some horrible tank as was originally planned!