Maria Verchenova continues to turn heads within the golf world, coming in third at the Shaikh Maktoum Dubai Ladies Pro Am, alongside partner Drummond Welch. The duo finished with a net score of 62 -- good, but not quite good enough to knock out Sophie Walker and Krystle Caithness, who set a new course record. Maria Verchenova has aspirations of becoming the Maria Sharapova of the golf world: someone known for both her winning good looks and, well, winning games. Her showing in Dubai is...Read Full Story
Pictures of women's pro golfer Maria Verchenova:Maria Verchenova of Russia looks on at the 9th hole during the second round of the Dubai Ladies Masters on the Majilis Course at the Emirates Golf Club on December 12, 2008 in Dubai,United Arab Emirates (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Maria Verchenova (Getty Images)more picsRead Full Story
Maria Verchanova is hoping to become the Maria Sharapova of the golf world.The 23-year-old from Moscow gave an interview wth Golf365 about her ambitions: Golf365: Hello Maria - you've had to work hard to earn the right to play golf professionally because so few opportunities exist in Russia. Do you think that experience has had a positive effect, because it shows you have heart and ambition? Maria Verchenova: Russia doesn't have programs such as Korea, Japan, countries in Europe or the US...Read Full Story
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