Great news for her, even if "not sure how this happened" is probably a phrase Sharapova should discard moving forward.
BATTLE OF THE HEX? If the concept of Serena Williams staging a "Battle of the Sexes"–styled exhibition against John McEnroe should become a reality, Billie Jean King thinks her junior WTA all-time great should keep it from happening. "I don't know if it really helps women so much," King said at the third-annual Logo Trailblazer Honors. "So we beat an older guy. Whoopie."
NO "BREXIT" HERE: ATP Player Council election results are in, and not one, but two Brits are in the mix now. Andy Murray and Jamie Murray are the first two brothers to serve on the council together. Joining them are Novak Djokovic, Gilles Simon, Kevin Anderson, Rajeev Ram, Yen-Hsun Lu, Bruno Soares, Marcelo Melo and Sergiy Stakhovsky, Colin Dowdeswell and Claudio Pistolesi.