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Maria Sharapova and Gisela Dulko All-Star Tennis Weekend in The Bahamas
Apr 21, 2011 - 5:54:15 AM

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SLIDE SHOW: Maria Sharapova, former World No. 1 Russian player during an exhibition match against Gisela Dulko on April 16th, 2011 Photos: Tim Aylen

Paradise Island, The Bahamas - Over the weekend Gisela Dulko and Maria Sharapova were in The Bahamas for an All-Star Tennis Weekend hosted by Atlantis. 

On April 16th Dulko and Sharapova, along with their coaches, Bahamian Tennis Pro and Tennis Director for Atlantis, Kim O’Kelley, and a few local coaches hosted a Junior Clinic for approximately 30 kids staying at the resort.

Later that same afternoon, Gisela Dulko and Maria Sharapova played an exhibition match in front of an audience of 1500 persons. Sharapova won the match in two sets, 6-3 6-1.

That evening, Sharapova had an early birthday celebration in Aura. Her birthday is April 19th.

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SLIDE SHOW: Gisela Dulko of Argentina during an exhibition match against Maria Sharpova on April 16th, 2011 at the Atlantis Tennis Center, Paradise Island. Photos: Tim Aylen

http://www.maria-sharapova.org/

Gisela Dulko on Wikipedia

Atlantis.com

Tim Aylen Photography


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SLIDE SHOW: All-Star tennis action between Gisela Dulko and Maria Sharapova on April 16th, 2011 at Atlantis, Paradise Island. Photos: Tim Aylen

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Junior Tennis Clinic at Atlantis Tennis Center on April 16, 2011 Photo: Tim Aylen

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SLIDE SHOW: Junior Tennis Clinic fun at the Atlantis Tennis Center on April 16th Photos: Tim Aylen

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Photo: Tim Aylen

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SLIDE SHOW: Maria Sharapova has an early birthday celebration in Aura at Atlantis with Gisela Dulko Photos: Tim Aylen


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