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Less is more for ruthless Russian Sharapova

Maria Sharapova of Russia celebrates defeating Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium in their women's singles match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 20, 2013. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Maria Sharapova of Russia celebrates defeating Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium in their women's singles match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 20, 2013. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Maria Sharapova of Russia celebrates defeating Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium in their women's singles match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 20, 2013. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium hits a return to Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 20, 2013. REUTERS/David Gray

Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium hits a return to Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 20, 2013. REUTERS/David Gray

Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium hits a return to Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 20, 2013. REUTERS/David Gray
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