Belarusian and Russian charge in Melbourne throws spotlight on Wimbledon ban

London – A primary ever Grand Slam last that includes two gamers from Belarus stays a chance, whereas a Russian additionally stays in competition on the Australian Open — a situation that won’t have gone unnoticed by the organizers of Wimbledon.
Former world primary Victoria Azarenka will proceed her quest for a 3rd Australian Open crown when she faces Kazakhstan’s Elena Rybakina, who was born in Moscow, within the semi-finals on Thursday earlier than Aryna Sabalenka takes on Poland’s Magda Linette.

On Friday, Russia’s Karen Khachanov faces Stefanos Tsitsipas as he bids to succeed in his first Grand Slam last.

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