Tatiana Golovin of France retired after falling in her semifinals match against fourth-ranked Maria Sharapova of Russia at the tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Florida 30 March 2006. The 24th of the ranking list twisted her ankle and fell chasing a shot in the third set 6-3, 7-6, 4-3.
She received medical assistance on the court, her ankle was taped. Later the 18-year-old woman told: "With the bandaged ankle and the painkillers I thought I can continue match". But when she stands again on the court she felt that it is impossible to play and retired.
Afterwards she was taken to a hospital in Miami. The physicians diagnosed two torn ligaments and a bruised bone. They put her ankle in a cast for 10 days and she was not allowed to play tennis for six weeks.