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'He's the ultimate fighter': Maria Sharapova reveals Rafael Nadal inspiration for injury comeback


Added 06-16-19 11:37:01am EST - “Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova says that Rafael Nadal's renaissance is an inspiration to her as she resumes her injury-hit career on the Spanish superstar's home turf next week.” - Rt.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Rt.com: “'He's the ultimate fighter': Maria Sharapova reveals Rafael Nadal inspiration for injury comeback”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Five-time Grand Slam winner Sharapova hasn't competed since withdrawing from the St. Petersburg Open last January with a shoulder injury, which required surgery three weeks later.

The 32-year-old will return to grasscourt action at the Mallorca Open next week in a dress rehearsal for the July 1 opening round at Wimbledon.

The Russian was catapulted into fame when she won the Wimbledon championship as a teenager 15 years ago. 

READ MORE: Long live the King of Clay! Nadal sees off Thiem to win record-extending 12th French Open title

Her pursuit of regaining arguably the most prestigious Grand Slam tournament in tennis in the English capital next month was buoyed, she said, by Nadal's own injuries and subsequent victory in last week's French Open. 

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