La joueuse de tennis Maria Sharapova a avoué aux journalistes qu'elle adore lire des aventures de Sherlock Holmes ! Mais aussi de Fifi Brindacier (par Astrid Lindgren) mais nous n'avons pas à nous imiscer dans sa vie privée... :)
TEN FASCINATING FACTS ABOUT MARIA SHARAPOVA
1- Coached by her father Yuri Sharapova and Robert Lansdorp.
2- Started hitting tennis balls at age of four; at six, participated in exhibition in Moscow which featured Martina Navratilova.
3- Began training at Nick Bollettieri's Tennis Academy in Bradenton,
Florida, at the age of nine. It required a two-year separation from her mother due
to visa restrictions and finances.
4- Off-court interests include fashion, singing, jazz dancing and movies. Her favourite film is Pearl Harbor.
5- She is in the second year of high school and studies via an Internet school. She is studying sociology, algebra and English.
6- Enjoys reading books in the Sherlock Holmes and Pippi Longstocking series.
7- She likes Russian music and food but her favourite dessert is "anything".
8- She signed with IMG Models in November 2003.
9- Named in the top five of Ace magazine's sexiest players last month.
10- She turned professional on her 14th birthday.