US Open: Russia and Belarus can participate under a neutral banner

Not Wimbledon but a US Open under a neutral banner for Russian and Belarusian players.

Russian and Belarusian players and players, excluding Wimbledon, will in turn be allowed to participate in the US Open 2022, but only under a neutral banner, the American Tennis Federation, which is organizing the Grand Shield, announced Tuesday.

L’USTA qui “Continue to condemn the unjust and unprovoked invasion of Ukraine by Russia”decided to apply the imposing directive on players from these countries to play under a neutral banner when competing outside international competitions by teams, therefore not the Wimbledon organizers, who have been excluded from their tournaments Russia and Belarus .

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