FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2006, file photo, Maria Sharapova from Russia, serves against Kim Clijsters from Belgium, during her WTA Championships tennis tournament match in Madrid. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, File)
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The Kremlin Wednesday expressed regret over the country's tennis star Maria Sharapova testing positive for a banned drug at the Australian Open but insisted this was an isolated case.Sharapova confessed Monday that she had tested positive for Meldonium, a drug she said she had been taking since 2006 but that was only added to the banned list this year by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).Sharapova said she originally began taking Meldonium for a variety of symptoms, including a tendency to become ill often, an irregular EKG heart test and a family history of diabetes.
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