In a group discussion at the Rogers Cup, Maria Sharapova was asked regarding her routines throughout tournaments, particularly once it rains. The Russian player discovered one thing fascinating.
'I wish to nap, rain or shine, so I know. I actually have no Spanish in Pine Tree State, however, I prefer my siestas. I am smart at them. I've taken them since I used to be young. reasonably in between coaching once I have 2 sessions every day, it is the sole thanks to getting through those days, has that small little bit of time for yourself,' aforementioned the 31-year-old. 'I suppose everybody, most of the women, perhaps except for a couple of, area unit well-experienced, is through this drill of stopping and beginning, having to play a touch bit additional in some unspecified time in the future than perhaps alternative days. The draw is massive. you've got plenty of matches, particularly if you are an associate unseeded player. If you are doing come upon robust weather, it simply makes it robust. there isn't any approach around it.'
Sharapova conjointly recognized that the extent of the sport is rising plenty. 'Maybe a couple of years past you checked out a draw, you'll get by a couple of rounds, use it as a warmup, preparation. As you've got seen by the results and upsets over a previous couple of years at the start of events, that may not, therefore, anymore', she said.
Caroline Garcia was glad along with her convert Sharapova. 'To beat Maria Sharapova, (it) does not matter that ranking she has, it is usually special as a result of she encompasses a heap of expertise, she's a good fighter on court,' Garcia recognized. 'Until it is not done, you recognize it is not done. it had been on behalf of me vital to return back to the city in 3 sets. nowadays I used to be I believe additional able to fight and to play higher.'