Maria Sharapova’s wildcard for the Porsche Grand Prix in Stuttgart next month is “disrespectful”, the former world number one Caroline Wozniacki has said.
Sharapova’s 15-month ban for taking meldonium ends on April 26, with the Stuttgart event starting just two days later.
The Russian, who is sponsored by Porsche, will as such not be allowed at the venue until her ban has passed.
After her straight sets victory over Magda Linette, Wozniacki said that although she is happy to see the five-time Grand Slam winner returning to the Tour, she does not believe it should be in Stuttgart.
“First of all I think