Originally Posted by Abuttons
An Italian newspaper is running the news that Maria is under investigation for "illegal" advertising by the WTA due to her signing the camera with "Sugarpova El Corte Ingles" after her victory over Lisicki today.
El Corte Ingles is the biggest department store chain in Spain and that would be considered free advertising for them. No way wta would allow that.
Sugarpova probably has some agreement with wta, but I doubtabout ECI.