Maria Sharapova boxes smart as return nears. 

Maria Sharapova said Wednesday she declined to feel frustrated about herself amid her doping boycott, possessing her time by learning at Harvard, composing a book and notwithstanding figuring out how to box. 

The previous world number one and five-time Grand Slam title winner told a Russian visit demonstrate that she especially delighted in binding up a couple of boxing gloves as a major aspect of her wellness administration. 

'I had a go at boxing as I expected to keep myself in a great frame. It was extraordinary as I could envision some specific individuals whom I needed to hit,' said the 29-year-old, without explaining on the personality of her envisioned targets. 

Sharapova was prohibited from the game subsequent to testing positive for meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open. 

Notwithstanding, she will come back to activity at the Stuttgart clay court competition on April 26 after her underlying two-year boycott was sliced to 15 months. 

Her return in the game will come seven days after her 30th birthday. 

'I discovered that I'm great in resting,' included Sharapova when she was asked what lessons she had taken in amid her implemented nonattendance from the visit and which has abandoned her without a world positioning. 

'Some time ago I couldn't envision what to do amid such a gigantic time of leisure time. I had right around 12 months to think, to peruse books and so on.' 

Sharapova included: 'I likewise had a get-away in Croatia, I praised the New Year in Hawaii. I've never been in London as a vacationer some time recently. I've seen nothing there while playing at Wimbledon.' 

Sharapova, who learned at Harvard Business School to help extend her confection business, included she had composed a book about her life. 

'I composed a book which will be out in September. To start with it will be issued in English and after that converted into Russian.' 

Prior on Wednesday Sharapova said it was too soon to talk about the likelihood of her cooperation in 2020 Olympics at Tokyo. 

'Presently I'm centered around my rebound,' the London Olympics silver medalist and 2008 Fed Cup champ disclosed to Russia's TASS news office, saying it was 'still indistinct' on the off chance that she would play in Tokyo. 

'I would truly love to play (in the Tokyo Games). It was difficult to watch individuals contending at (Rio) Olympics, while I was not able play there,' she included.