Australian Open 2023: Aryna Sabalenka’s country Belarus not engraved next to her name on trophy, key detail missing

Aryna Sabalenka may have won the Australian Open but if you look at her name on the trophy a key detail has been left off. In her first final at a major, Sabalenka fought back from a set down to win an all-time classic women’s final over Elena Rybakina 4-6 6-3 6-4. Watch Tennis Live … Read more

Australian Open 2023 women’s final start time Aryna Sabalenka v Elena Rybakina live score, tickets

At the highest level, tennis is a sport played with heart but won and lost in the head. Aryna Sabalenka has always had plenty of ticker, but her mind has been letting her down. As recently as last year, Sabalenka feared she would never fulfill her enormous potential because she couldn’t land her serves anymore. … Read more

Novak Djokovic claims dad was ‘misused’ in Australian Open pro-Putin incident

A video of Novak Djokovic’s dad standing alongside supporters of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is an unfortunate “misinterpretation”, the tennis star says. Speaking after his semi-final win over Tommy Paul on Friday, Djokovic admitted the situation had affected his campaign at the Australian Open. “Of course it’s not pleasant for me to go through this, … Read more

Australian Open 2023: Anthony Albanese watches Novak Djokovic, Prime Minister wins fans

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese was given a round of applause by giggling fans at the Australian Open on Friday over his response to a cheeky heckler. The 59-year-old was in attendance at Rod Laver Arena as Novak Djokovic cruised through to the men’s final on Sunday with a thumping win over American Tommy Paul. Albanese … Read more

Trump Suggests Sending Tanks To Ukraine Could Push Russia To Use Nuclear Weapons

Former US President Donald Trump warned that providing Ukraine with advanced tanks could force Russia to use its nuclear weapons to escalate the war that has been raging for almost a year. Trump, who is running for president for a third time, wrote in his Social Truth and called for the “crazy war” in Ukraine … Read more

Novak Djokovic’s father says he won’t attend Australian Open semifinal after Russian flag controversy

Tennis star Novak Djokovic’s father says he had no intention of causing “disruption” when he posed with a Russian flag outside the Australian Open. On Wednesday night at Melbourne Park, following his son’s quarter final win against Russian Andrey Rublev, Srdjan Djokovic was seen standing with a group displaying a Russian flag superimposed with Russian … Read more

Russia Claims Ukraine Army Is Losing 200 Soldiers Daily On The Zaporozhye Frontline

Russia is claiming it is killing up to 200 Ukrainian military troops daily in the Zaporozhye (Zaporizhzhia) region. The claim was made by Vladimir Rogov, chairman of the We Stand with Russia movement, during an interview with Russian state news agency TASS. However, Rogov did not provide any evidence to support his claim. “The Ukrainian … Read more

Russia Is Using ‘Mobile Crematoriums’ To Dispose Of Dead Soldiers’ Corpses: Ukraine Intel

The Russian army is using “mobile crematoriums” to dispose of the corpses of its dead soldiers amid Moscow’s mounting losses in the war, according to Ukrainian intelligence. In a Telegram post on Thursday, Deputy Defense Minister of Ukraine Hanna Malyar said at least five mobile crematoriums are following behind the Russian army’s frontline positions. “According … Read more

Ex-Kremlin Aide Warns Russia Military Coup May Happen Soon, Putin A ‘Second-Rate Dictator’

A former Kremlin aide is warning of a possible military coup in Russia amid its mounting losses in the war against Ukraine. In a new column for opposition media outlet Mozhem Obyasnit, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s former speechwriter Abbas Gallyamov said discord is growing at home as the Russian public begins realizing the Kremlin’s aim … Read more

Ukraine Army Shoots Down 17 Shahed Drones, 47 Missiles From Russia In One Day

The Armed Forces of Ukraine on Thursday successfully shot down more than a dozen Shahed drones and missiles launched by the Russian army, according to an intelligence report. The Russian army launched the Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones on Thursday evening from the eastern coast of the Sea of ​​Azov. All of the drones were shot down … Read more