Rus News Journal

Sharapova will arrive to Moscow

the First racket in a world tennis rating Russian Maria Sharapova has given the preliminary consent to participation in the Kremlin Cup which will take place in Moscow from October, 8 till October, 16th. with Maria we have agreed, and if it is healthy leaves on courts Olympic - has declared on a press - conferences the president of federation of tennis of Russia Shamil Tarpischev.
following the results of 2004 the Kremlin Cup has been recognised by the best tournament, without considering the Grand Slam in respect of the organisation and convenience to fans and sportsmen. The agreement on participation of such stars of world tennis, as Ameli Moresmo, by Jennifer Kapriati, one of sisters Williams is already reached. Also spectators will have an opportunity to observe leading Russian tennis-players.
Concerning matches of a Davis Cup coming Russians and the Cup of federations Tarpishchev has declared that in the ending of a female cup which will pass 17 - on September, 18th in Paris, will play Anastasia Myskina, Elena Dementyev, Dinara Safina and Vera Dushevina. In case Svetlana Kuznetsova will manage to cure a shoulder trauma will by all means take part in a match to this term. Concerning Sharapova the captain of our national teams has noticed that Maria this year will not play for the Russian national team, but in 2006 it is ready to support our command.
in a semi-final of the Davis Cup which will take place 23 - on September, 25th in Split, the Russian team structure will be the following: Michael Juzhnyj, Nikolay Davydenko, Igor Andreev, Dmitry Tursunov. Marata Safin`s participation while in doubt if he can play without damage to a sick knee will help our command.