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Nike, Porsche and TAG Heuer Cut Ties with Maria Sharapova Following Failed Drug Test

Following Maria Sharapova’s devastating press conference yesterday (March 7) in which she revealed she failed a drug test at the Australian Open, her lucrative sponsors are now quickly distancing themselves from the tennis player.

Kaitlyn Laurie |

Feast Your Eyes on These Tennis Stars Who Got Too Hot at the Australian Open

While the Northern Hemisphere braces for another blast of cold, arctic air, Australia is battling a record heat wave. For four straight days this week, the temperature in Melbourne has pushed upwards of 105° Fahrenheit, causing some problems for those competing in the Australian Open. It’s so hot that some have complained of their shoes…

Robert Kessler |