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Sports - July 22, 2011

She's back to prove a point

Sharapova is hoping to improve upon her runnerup finish

by Rick Eymer

Maria Sharapova erased all doubts concerning her return to tennis following a shoulder injury by reaching the finals of Wimbledon this year. She hopes to carry that success through the summer U.S. Open Series competition, beginning with her appearance in the Bank of the West Classic next week at Taube Tennis Family Center on the campus of Stanford University.

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