Famous Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova, two-time winner of the Open championship of France this year again will not be able to participate in the tournament. The refusal of the organizers permit the participation caused a huge resonance, because it was believed that this competition will bring Maria to the sporting life after a forced suspension due to suspension.
For 15 months, Sharapova excluded from participation in the competition due to traces of Meldonium, was found in her blood during the average intake of blood tests. Maria is a long time to take the drug, including is the active substance, and allegedly did not know that it made the list of doping agents.
The reason for the refusal Roland Garros was the low rating of Mary, and earn ranking points she could not, as it spread suspended. To help Sharapova in this case, could the so-called wild card, however, the President of Federation of tennis of France Bernard Giudicelli refused to Mary her, citing the fact that such privileges are granted to athletes who were injured and survivors of the doping scandal.
By the way, the Bernard decision was supported by many colleagues of Mary. So, the French tennis player Kristin Mladenovic, said that “everyone thinks Maria a fraud, and not nice and polite person.”
“A good lawyer can try to fix public opinion, but I have no doubt of her dishonesty” — said Christine.
We will remind that as a result of the scandal, Mary lost not only its reputation in the world of sport, but a multimillion-dollar advertising contracts with well-known global brands.