August 21, 2013
Sharapova Out of U.S. Open With Shoulder Injury
(Reuters) - Third seeded Maria Sharapova has pulled out of next week's U.S. Open due to a shoulder injury, tournament organizers said on Wednesday.
"Maria has informed us that she will be unable to compete at the US Open this year due to a right shoulder bursitis and has withdrawn from the tournament," tournament director David Brewer said in a statement.
"We wish her a speedy recovery and look forward to her return to New York next year."
(Reporting By Simon Evans, editing by Nick Mulvenney)
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Maria Sharapova Withdraws From US Open