Sweet or sour?

  Chronos the 2nd 10:08 24 Aug 2013
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Maria Sharapova considers changing her name to Sugarpova for US Open

Story.

Although a lot of her fellow sportsmen and women were very much against this obvious cynical move to plug her range of sweets, nothing was heard from Andy Murray Mint or John Macaroon or David Ferrero Rocher.

I believe that Miss Sharapova has decided against the name change which is a pity as I am sure there are many sports people out there where a name change might make them some cash.

  Algerian peter ™ 10:38 24 Aug 2013

Would she eligible for the event as Maria Sharapova is a seeded player and Maria Sugarpova is an unlisted, unseeded tennis player?

Would Pat Cash become Pat loads of money?

  Quickbeam 11:02 24 Aug 2013

The late Kenneth Kendall just missed out on the mint cake option.

  Forum Editor 12:57 24 Aug 2013

Maria is currently the world's richest sportswoman.

I imagine she will become a little richer, now that the Sugarpova brand has had several million dollars worth of free publicity.

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