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You'll be seeing a very lovely familiar face while watching coverage of the Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, in February.
Pro tennis player Maria Sharapova has joined NBC as a correspondent and will be offering her insight and commentary on Russia's first Winter Olympics. The athlete, who was the flag bearer for her native Russia at the 2012 London Olympics Opening Ceremony, is especially excited since the games are being held in her hometown.
"I'm thrilled to be joining the NBC family for this year's Olympic Games in my hometown of Sochi," Sharapova said in an exclusive statement to E! News.