Ana and Sharapova triumph in Milan exhibition

Ana and Sharapova triumph in Milan exhibition

Ana and Maria Sharapova teamed up to defeat Italians Roberta Vinci and Sara Errani 2-1 in a fun, exciting exhibition event in Milan.

Ana opened up the tie, putting the international team 1-0 ahead thanks to a 7-6 victory over Vinci.

Sharapova then defeated Errani 6-3, before Ana and Sharapova lost the doubles rubber 6-4.

"It was a lot of fun," said Ana. "I don't play many exhibition events and this made a great change to the seriousness of tournaments. I really enjoyed it."