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Watch Maria Sharapova Feel All The Feels After Upset Win At U.S. Open

It was her first Grand Slam match since her drug suspension.

08/29/2017 09:13 EDT

It was just a first-round match yet “so much more,” Maria Sharapova said.

The humbled five-time Grand Slam singles champion received a wild card invitation to the U.S. Open after serving a 15-month doping ban and overcoming injuries that stalled her comeback.

She made up for lost time, stunning No. 2 seed Simona Halep in three sets Monday night.

Watch the last point here. Yep, she’s pretty overcome.

Here’s more emotion.

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“Behind all these Swarovski crystals and sparkly little black dresses, this girl has a lot of grit and is not going anywhere,” Sharapova said of herself afterward, per The New York Post. 

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“I just thought this was another day, another opportunity, but this was so much more,” she added, according to The New York Daily News.

Yep, we can see that.

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