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Maria Sharapova opens up about doping suspension, appeal, return to game

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In her first live television interview since her two-year doping suspension from tennis was reduced to 15 months, Maria Sharapova tells TODAY’s Matt Lauer that when she received an email saying she had made a substance abuse violation, her first instinct was to tell the truth about what had happened. Sharapova says her biggest lesson has been that nothing is handed to you in life that you cannot handle.