29 Sep '11, 11am

Sharapova forced to retire at Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo

Sharapova forced to retire at Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo

Second-seeded Maria Sharapova was eliminated from the Pan Pacific Open on Thursday when she was forced to retire in the first set of her semi-final match against Petra Kvitova. -- PHOTO: AP TOKYO (AP) - Second-seeded Maria Sharapova was eliminated from the Pan Pacific Open on Thursday when she was forced to retire in the first set of her semi-final match against Petra Kvitova. With her Czech opponent leading 4-3 in the first set, Sharapova twisted her left ankle when serving in the eighth game. She limped to her chair and pulled out after seeing her trainier. Thursday's semi-final was a rematch of this year's Wimbledon final where Kvitova beat Sharapova 6-3, 6-4 for her first major title. Kvitova will now face fourth-ranked Vera Zvonareva of Russia, who defeated compatriot Maria Kirilenko 6-3, 6-3, in Friday's semi-finals. Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powe...

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