[Yahoo] Sharapova withdraws from semis in Philly (AP)

Rusty Backhand
11-06-2004, 09:16 PM
Maria Sharapova withdrew from her semifinal at the Advanta Championships on Saturday with a strained right shoulder. The Wimbledon champion was scheduled to play top-seeded Amelie Mauresmo. ``I'm very disappointed I am not able to continue my play in Philadelphia,'' Sharapova said. ``I was having a really good tournament and I'm sure it will still be an exciting final weekend.'' Sharapova hurt her...