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Maria Sharapova done as No. 1

Updated: July 2, 2012, 5:19 PM ET
By Sandra Harwitt

Maria Sharapova barely had time to settle into her No. 1 ranking before being bumped following a disappointing 6-4, 6-3 fourth-round loss to 15th-seeded Sabine Lisicki at Wimbledon on Monday. Sharapova has never won a tournament when ranked No. 1.

Losing the match was costly, as she had rankings points from reaching last year's Wimbledon finals to defend. But it was only part of the reason Sharapova, who moved to No. 1 on June 11 after winning the French Open, will be unseated from ...

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