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Ukraine Could Boycott Olympics If Russians Allowed Back, Says Minister

Ukraine Could Boycott Olympics If Russians Allowed Back, Says Minister

Ukraine would not rule out boycotting the Olympic Games if Russian and Belarusian athletes are allowed to compete in the Paris 2024 Games, its sports minister said.

Tsitsipas Beats Khachanov to Reach 1st Australian Open Final

Tsitsipas Beats Khachanov to Reach 1st Australian Open Final

Stefanos Tsitsipas had a harder time strictly following all of the rules than he did outplaying his opponent in the early going, then recovered after blowing two match points late in the third set, and eventually reached the final at the Australian Open for the first time by beating Karen Khachanov

Ajax Fires Coach Alfred Schreuder after Winless Streak

Ajax coach Alfred Schreuder has been fired after only half a season at the Dutch powerhouse following a string of seven matches without a victory for the four-time European champions. Schreuder, who took over the team when Erik ten Hag left for Manchester United, was sacked after his team could o

Korda Stops; Khachanov into 1st Australian Open Semifinal

Korda Stops; Khachanov into 1st Australian Open Semifinal

Karen Khachanov moved into his first Australian Open semifinal when Sebastian Korda stopped playing in the third set Tuesday because of an injured right wrist. Khachanov will face either No. 3 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas or unseeded Jiri Lehecka for a berth in the final at Melbourne Park.

Sabalenka Tops Bencic for Her First QF Spot in Australia

Sabalenka Tops Bencic for Her First QF Spot in Australia

Fifth-seeded Aryna Sabalenka defeated Belinda Bencic 7-5, 6-2 on Monday to reach the quarterfinals of the Australian Open for the first time. Bencic double-faulted to drop the first set, which put Sabalenka in control from that point. Top-seeded Iga Swiatek and No.

Linette Upsets Garcia to Reach First Grand Slam QF

Linette Upsets Garcia to Reach First Grand Slam QF

Magda Linette came from two breaks down in the first set en route to beating No. 4 Caroline Garcia 7-6 (3), 6-4 on Monday to reach her first Grand Slam quarterfinal. She will face Karolina Pliskova, who defeated Zhang Shuai 6-0, 6-4 in another fourth-round match on Monday.

Gauff Breaks Down in Tears after Australian Open Exit

Gauff Breaks Down in Tears after Australian Open Exit

Coco Gauff broke down in tears during an emotional press conference following her surprise exit from the Australian Open at the last-16 stage on Sunday. The 18-year-old usually cuts a composed figure under the glare of the world's media, despite her tender age. But it all became too much when

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