Russian tennis star Sharapova, five-time Grand Slam winner, retires

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova, a five-time Grand Slam winner, is retiring from professional tennis at the age of 32, she wrote in Vanity Fair on Wednesday.

“In giving my life to tennis, tennis gave me a life. I’ll miss it everyday,” she wrote.

Russia’s Tennis Federation had no immediate comment.