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Sharapova happy in Paris

2014-01-27 14:00
Maria Sharapova (AFP)

Paris - Maria Sharapova swaps sweltering Melbourne for wet and chilly Paris on Monday hoping her love affair with the French capital will help bury her Australian Open nightmare.

Sharapova was also runner-up at Roland Garros last year although her only previous visit to the January indoor hardcourt tournament in Paris's plush 16th arrondissement ended in a quarter-final run.

Italy's Sara Errani, the world number seven, takes the third seeding while Angelique Kerber of Germany, the world number nine, is seeded fourth.

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