Thursday, 12 July 2012

Sharapova Carrying Russian Flag At Olympics

 The foremost tennis player Maria Sharapova, who has won the French title recently, has to be declared as female flag bearer beloved to Russia in the Olympic open ceremony. She is the first female player to carry the flag and this plan announced on Tuesday. 

The former globe number one tennis player will lead the Russian hand over at the London Olympics which are slated for later this month. This opportunity will be her first ever exterior at Olympics after missing the previous two editions in Athens and Beijing.

Alexander Zhukov the President of Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) has been highlighted as announcing in the press meets as “Sharapova will carry our flag.”  He also added “She was the most worthy candidate among all our athletes. In June she claimed her fourth grand slam title (French Open)”

Keywords: Maria Sharapova, Russian Olympic Committee, London Olympics, current sports news, today sports events, Olympic games

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