Shara­pova out injured, Mugu­ruza wins

Daily Trust - - SPORT -

Maria Shara­pova pulled out of the Stan­ford Bank of the West Clas­sic with an arm in­jury, while Gar­bine Mugu­ruza im­pressed in her first match since win­ning Wim­ble­don last month.

Shara­pova, 30, with­draw be­fore her sec­ond-round match against Ukraine’s Le­sia Tsurenko. The Rus­sian will also miss next week’s Rogers Cup in Toronto.

She beat Jen­nifer Brady on Mon­day, hav­ing been out since May with a thigh prob­lem.

Mugu­ruza thrashed Kayla Day 6-2 6-0.

It was the world num­ber four’s re­turn to ac­tion in California fol­low­ing her sec­ond ma­jor tri­umph at Wim­ble­don three weeks ago.

Maria Shara­pova

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