Polish tennis player Agnieszka Radwanska spoke against granting the Russian Maria Sharapova, a wild card (special invitation) to participate in the next tournament series "Grand slam" — "Rolan Garros" and Wimbledon. Her words Friday, April 21, leads Przeglad Sportowy.
"Now she will perform in Germany, then in Spain and Italy, but it is still not invited to participate in "Rolan Garros" and Wimbledon. It seems to me that it shouldn't have. It must earn its place in the tournament with good play and results," said Radwanska.
In June 2016, Sharapova received a two-year suspension for the use of Meldonium. 4 Oct Sports arbitration court reduced the term of its suspension from 2 years to 15 months. She plans to return to the court at the tournament in Stuttgart on 26 April. The Russian also received a wild card for the competition in Rome, which will be held from 15 to 21 may. A number of players condemned the 30-year-old Sharapova and opposes granting her special invitations to participate in major tournaments.
"Roland Garros" will take place in Paris from 22 may to 11 June. Wimbledon will take place from 3 to 16 July in London. Sharapova won in France (2012, 2014) and once won the Wimbledon (2004).
Ukrainian Vladimir Klitschko commented on the defeat of Briton Anthony Joshua in the battle for the title of world champion under versions of the world Boxing Association (WBA), International Boxing Federation (IBF) and world Boxing organization (IBO) heavyweight. He noted that it won the best boxer, and expressed respect for Joshua.
Briton Anthony Joshua defeated Ukrainian Vladimir Klitschko in a fight for the title of world champion under versions of the world Boxing Association (WBA), International Boxing Federation (IBF) and world Boxing organization (IBO) heavyweight. After a series of hits Joshua in the 11th round, the referee stopped the fight.
Grozny "Terek" beat Ekaterinburg Ural in the match of the 26th round of the Russian football Premier League (RFPL). The meeting was held on Saturday, April 29, at the stadium "Akhmat-arena" in Grozny, and ended with the victory of the hosts with the score 5:2. "Terek" with 39 points came on 5-th place in the Premier League, "Ural" with 29 points on 11-th position.
Pyongyang has threatened to destroy a nuclear submarine of the U.S. Navy, which earlier this week came in South Korea's port of Busan. "When Michigan will try at least to move, he will be doomed to the miserable fate of becoming an underwater Ghost, unable to return to the surface" — promise propagandists from North Korea.
American film Director Oliver stone has confirmed that a film about Russian President Vladimir Putin. It is reported by The Sydney Morning Herald, which the filmmaker gave an interview. The newspaper claims that the picture, which, in particular, will talk about Russia's influence on U.S. elections, will be a hit.
The mission of the British spy plane RC-135W to collect data on the Russian military base on the Baltic sea was revealed through a mobile app for tracking passenger liners. The media drew attention to the fact that the development of the spy plane RC-135W cost the country $ 650 million pounds.