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Report says top tennis star in favor of penalizing Wimbledon rather than banning Russian players

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Report says top tennis star in favor of penalizing Wimbledon rather than banning Russian players

Report says top tennis star in favor of penalizing Wimbledon rather than banning Russian players

Wimbledon’s controversial decision to ban Russian and Belarus players from this year’s championship has led to a major backlash against the Grand Slam … 11.05.2022, Sputnik International.

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According to the British Media Outlet Daily Mail, the majority of men’s tennis players are wimbledon and other UK (UK) glasses by stripping the Tennis Professionals Association (ATP) ranking points in June and July. I’m in favor of penalizing the court competition. According to the publication, members of the ATP Council, the body of the player, strongly oppose the ban and support taking a strict stance on the world’s oldest tennis tournament. Last month, the parent organization of the All England Lawn Tennis Club Wimbledon, announced that it would not allow players from both countries due to Russia’s military operation in Ukraine, which the West has labeled “aggression.” Members of the ATP Council, including Rafael Nadal, somewhat agree with the idea that Wimbledon was under pressure from the government of Boris Johnson, but also recognize that Grass Major’s stance is not in line with sports rules. I am. According to the instructions of the International Tennis Federation (ITF), ATP, and WTA (Women’s Tennis Association), Wimbledon’s unilateral ban is “discriminatory” by these groups, as players’ participation in competition is based solely on rankings. Was expressed. ATP states that players should not stop appearing at tennis events as they are not responsible for government decisions. Top ATP leaders and player representatives are currently discussing this issue in Rome. One of the suggestions we’ve already discussed is that you shouldn’t give ranking points to all Grass Court tournaments, including Wimbledon. Let m participate in the “exhibition event”. However, ATP and players know that such moves are almost certain to escalate conflicts. Therefore, we will give a large fine to both Wimbledon and the Lawn Tennis Association (the British tennis administration). Returning to the problems facing Russian and Belarusian players, both ATP and WTA show that their rankings are protected from Wimbledon bans. Stars such as Daniil Medvedev, Andrey Rublev, Victoria Azarenka and Anastasia Pavlychenkova will not lose points earned in last year’s tournament in the United Kingdom.

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Wimbledon’s controversial decision to ban Russian and Belarusian players from this year’s championship has led to a major backlash against the Grand Slam. Among the critics of the move are superstars Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray. In the coming weeks, tournaments can face the biggest setbacks.

The majority of male tennis players support penalties Wimbledon The British media reportedly held other grass court competitions by stripping the ATP ranking points in the UK (UK) in June and July, the Daily Mail reported. It was held.

According to the publication, members of the ATP Council, the body of the player, have expressed their opposition to the ban and support their strict stance on the world’s oldest tennis tournament.

Last month, Wimbledon’s parent organization, the All England Lawn Tennis Club, announced that it would not allow players from both countries due to Russia’s military operation in Ukraine, which the West has labeled “invasion.”

Members of the ATP Council Rafael NadalSomewhat agree with the idea that Wimbledon was under pressure from Boris Johnson’s government, they also understand that the Grass Major stance is not in line with the rules of the sport.

Wimbledon’s unilateral ban is described as “discriminatory” because, according to the directives of the International Tennis Federation (ITF), ATP, and WTA (Women’s Tennis Association), players’ participation in competitions is based solely on rankings. I did. These bodies.

In addition, there is a view within the ATP Circle that players should not stop appearing at tennis events as they are not responsible for government decisions.

ATP’s top leadership and player representatives are currently discussing this issue in Rome.

Some of the proposals already discussed should not be allowed for all Grass Court tournaments, including Wimbledon. Ranking pointsIt will effectively turn them into “exhibition events”.

However, ATP and players also know that such moves are almost certain to escalate conflicts. Therefore, it is also talked about giving large fines to both Wimbledon and the Lawn Tennis Association (British tennis administration).

Returning to the problems facing Russian and Belarusian players, both ATP and WTA show that their rankings are protected from Wimbledon bans.

Stars such as Daniil Medvedev, Andrey Rublev, Victoria Azarenka and Anastasia Pavlychenkova did not lose points earned in last year’s tournament in the United Kingdom.

https://sputniknews.com/20220511/top-tennis-stars-in-favour-of-penalising-wimbledon-over-ban-on-russian-players-report-says-1095424712.html Report says top tennis star in favor of penalizing Wimbledon rather than banning Russian players

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