World number two Maria Sharapova has pulled out of the Bank of the West Classic 2013 tournament which takes place in Stanford, California from July 22 to 28 due to a left hip injury.
According to reports, Sharapova injured her hip during her shock second round loss to Portugal’s Michelle Larcher de Brito at the Wimbledon Championships late last month. The Russian tennis star is slated to make a return at the Rogers Cup 2013 tournament in Toronto.
The Bank of the West Classic 2013 defending champion is Serena Williams. However, the top-ranked player may not be able to defend the title by then since she’s participating this week at Collector Swedish Open, an International-level WTA event.Tennisguru.net in partnership with bet365 offer over 40,000 live streamed events per year. However, please note that the intellectual property rights to stream such events are usually owned at a country level and therefore, depending on your location, there may be certain events that you may be unable to view due to such restrictions. Prior to joining bet365 and funding your account therefore in order to view any particular event via the bet365 live stream, you are strongly advised to first check with bet365 that, given your country location, you would be eligible to view the live streamed event in question. bet365’s contact details can be found by clicking here, then clicking ‘Services’ at the top right of the page, and then choosing the ‘Contact Us’ option.