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Evening Standard
Djokovic out for rest of 2017 season due to elbow injuryin the royal box A spectator is seen to as the first set tie-break is disrupte
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
in the royal box A spectator is seen to as the first set tie-break is disrupted Venus Williams celebrates winning against Johanna Konta of Britain during their semi final match for the Wimbledon Championships Johanna Konta plays a forehand during... Read more
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Daily Mail
Blind Second World War veteran knocked down stopping flag thiefsupport. RELATED ARTICLES The comeback kid! Jordan Spieth, 23, becomes the yo
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
support. RELATED ARTICLES The comeback kid! Jordan Spieth, 23, becomes the youngest...'It's exciting for me and my team:' Johanna Konta vows to be... Share this article 'We are doing everything in our power to find the suspects that committed... Read more
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WA Today
Abs-normal behaviour for tall poppy Normanthe Giants stayed close enough because they had talent." Translation, please, P
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
the Giants stayed close enough because they had talent." Translation, please, Paul? I have no clue. Australian-turned-Brit Johanna Konta on if she really is a Brit: "I was actually born in Australia to Hungarian parents, but I have lived half my... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Tennis pig’s staggering defenceis expecting, and for outbursts during the tie against Britain. As Fed Cup cap
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
is expecting, and for outbursts during the tie against Britain. As Fed Cup captain, Nastase hurled abuse at British player Johanna Konta, Keothavong, and the umpire. The referee ejected Nastase. “Mr. Nastase made a comment about Serena Williams’s... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Tennis pig’s staggering defenceis expecting, and for outbursts during the tie against Britain. As Fed Cup cap
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
is expecting, and for outbursts during the tie against Britain. As Fed Cup captain, Nastase hurled abuse at British player Johanna Konta, Keothavong, and the umpire. The referee ejected Nastase. “Mr. Nastase made a comment about Serena Williams’s... Read more
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News.com.au
Tennis pig’s staggering defenceis expecting, and for outbursts during the tie against Britain. As Fed Cup cap
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
is expecting, and for outbursts during the tie against Britain. As Fed Cup captain, Nastase hurled abuse at British player Johanna Konta, Keothavong, and the umpire. The referee ejected Nastase. “Mr. Nastase made a comment about Serena Williams’s... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Ilie Nastase banned from Fed Cup, Davis Cup for commenting on Serena Williams's unborn child, bad behaviourthe sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life.” As Fed Cup cap
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life.” As Fed Cup captain, Nastase hurled abuse at British player Johanna Konta, Keothavong, and the umpire. The referee ejected Nastase. Nastase, a former top-ranked player, was barred from... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Nastase banned from Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup cap
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup captain, Nastase hurled abuse at British player Johanna Konta, Keothavong, and the umpire. The referee ejected Nastase. Nastase, a former top-ranked player, was barred from... Read more
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sportsmole
Ilie Nastase handed lengthy ban from ITF events over Fed Cup remarksApril when making a remark about Serena Williams's unborn child that was deemed
sportsmole / Posted 6 days ago
April when making a remark about Serena Williams's unborn child that was deemed racist, while also insulting British player Johanna Konta and captain Anne Keothavong during a Fed Cup tie. Nastase was later banned from attending the French Open and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Abs-normal behaviour for tall poppy Greg Normanthe Giants stayed close enough because they had talent." Translation, please, P
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
the Giants stayed close enough because they had talent." Translation, please, Paul? I have no clue. Australian-turned-Brit Johanna Konta on if she really is a Brit: "I was actually born in Australia to Hungarian parents, but I have lived half my... Read more
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The Hindu
Ilie Nastase given three-year ITF ban after Fed Cup meltdownco-founder Alexis Ohanian, who is white. Nastase's comment was widely reported
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
co-founder Alexis Ohanian, who is white. Nastase's comment was widely reported in the media, and he was booted out of Romania's Fed Cup tie against Britain the following day for aiming abuse at the umpire, British player Johanna Konta and Keothavo... Read more
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New Kerala
Nastase banned, fined over racist comment about Williams' pregnancy - newkerala news #256187Anne Keothavong, for her room number ahead of the Fed Cup encounter. Subsequen
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Anne Keothavong, for her room number ahead of the Fed Cup encounter. Subsequently, he also hurled abuse at British player Johanna Konta, Keothavong and the umpire, resulting in Konta's match to be briefly suspended as she left the court in tears.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nastase banned for Serena ‘chocolate with milk’ commentwell as the British skipper and a visiting player. He was heard to call pregna
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
well as the British skipper and a visiting player. He was heard to call pregnant captain Keothavong and British number one Johanna Konta “f***ing bitches”. The ITF in a statement described Nastase’s comment about Williams as “highly inappropriate... Read more
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dna
Nastase given three-year ITF ban after Fed Cup meltdownhe was booted out of Romania's Fed Cup tie against Britain the following day fo
dna / Posted 6 days ago
he was booted out of Romania's Fed Cup tie against Britain the following day for aiming abuse at the umpire, British player Johanna Konta and Keothavong. (This article has not been edited by DNA's editorial team and is auto-generated from an agency... Read more
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Daily Mail
Banned Ilie Nastase insists: 'Racism not a delicate issue in Romania'Cup Romania Fed Cup captain has been fined around £7,000 for his misconduct H
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Cup Romania Fed Cup captain has been fined around £7,000 for his misconduct He also called Anne Keothavong and Britsh No1 Johanna Konta 'f****** b*****s Ilie Nastase has made an extraordinary defence of his behaviour in the Fed Cup tie with Great... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Nastase given three-year ITF ban after Fed Cup meltdownreported in the media, and he was booted out of Romania's Fed Cup tie against B
Reuters Sports News / Posted 6 days ago
reported in the media, and he was booted out of Romania's Fed Cup tie against Britain the following day for aiming abuse at the umpire, British player Johanna Konta and Keothavong. Reporting by Simon Jennings in Bengaluru; Editing by K... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Nastase banned from Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup cap
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup captain, Nastase hurled abuse at British player Johanna Konta, Keothavong and the umpire. The referee ejected Nastase. Nastase, a former top-ranked player, was barred from... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
ITF bans Nastase from Fed Cup, Davis Cupthe sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup cap
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 6 days ago
the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup captain, Nastase hurled abuse at British player Johanna Konta, Keothavong and the umpire. The referee ejected Nastase. Nastase, a former top-ranked player, was barred from... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Nastase banned until 2020 over Fed Cup tiradewell as the British skipper and a visiting player. He was heard to call pregna
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
well as the British skipper and a visiting player. He was heard to call pregnant captain Keothavong and British number one Johanna Konta “f***ing b*****s”. The ITF in a statement described Nastase’s comment about Williams as “highly inappropriate... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nastase given three-year ITF ban after Fed Cup meltdownthe media, and he was booted out of Romania's Fed Cup tie against Britain the f
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
the media, and he was booted out of Romania's Fed Cup tie against Britain the following day for aiming abuse at the umpire, British player Johanna Konta and Keothavong. (Reporting by Simon Jennings in Bengaluru; Editing by Keith Weir)Source: Reu... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Nastase banned from Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup cap
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup captain, Nastase hurled abuse at British player Johanna Konta, Keothavong and the umpire. The referee ejected Nastase. Nastase, a former top-ranked player, was barred from... Read more
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The News and Star
Ilie Nastase banned by ITF until 2020room number during press conferences before the tie. He then launched foul-mou
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
room number during press conferences before the tie. He then launched foul-mouth abuse at Keothavong, British number one Johanna Konta and tie referee Andreas Egli, causing Konta's match to be briefly suspended as she left the court in tears, and... Read more
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EuroNews
Nastase given three-year ITF ban after Fed Cup meltdownco-founder Alexis Ohanian, who is white. Nastase’s comment was widely reported
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
co-founder Alexis Ohanian, who is white. Nastase’s comment was widely reported in the media, and he was booted out of Romania’s Fed Cup tie against Britain the following day for aiming abuse at the umpire, British player Johanna Konta and Keothav... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Nastase banned from Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup cap
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup captain, Nastase hurled abuse at British player Johanna Konta, Keothavong and the umpire. The referee ejected Nastase. Nastase, a former top-ranked player, was barred from... Read more
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News.com.au
Nastase banned until 2020 over Fed Cup tiradewell as the British skipper and a visiting player. He was heard to call pregna
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
well as the British skipper and a visiting player. He was heard to call pregnant captain Keothavong and British number one Johanna Konta “f***ing b*****s”. The ITF in a statement described Nastase’s comment about Williams as “highly inappropriate... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ilie Nastase given three-year ban by International Tennis Federationroom number during press conferences before the tie. He then launched foul-mou
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
room number during press conferences before the tie. He then launched foul-mouth abuse at Keothavong, British number one Johanna Konta and tie referee Andreas Egli, causing Konta's match to be briefly suspended as she left the court in tears, and... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Nastase banned from Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup cap
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
the sport I really love, which I cannot separate from my life." As Fed Cup captain, Nastase hurled abuse at British player Johanna Konta, Keothavong and the umpire. The referee ejected Nastase. Nastase, a former top-ranked player, was barred from... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Nastase banned until 2020 over Fed Cup tiradewell as the British skipper and a visiting player. He was heard to call pregna
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
well as the British skipper and a visiting player. He was heard to call pregnant captain Keothavong and British number one Johanna Konta “f***ing b*****s”. The ITF in a statement described Nastase’s comment about Williams as “highly inappropriate... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ilie Nastase BANNED from all ITF team competitions until 2020Cup Romania Fed Cup captain has been fined around £7,000 for his misconduct H
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Cup Romania Fed Cup captain has been fined around £7,000 for his misconduct He also called Anne Keothavong and Britsh No1 Johanna Konta 'f****** b*****s' Romania Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase has been handed a three-year ban from the competition... Read more
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The Age
Peter FitzSimons column: Abs-normal behaviour for tall poppy Greg Normanthe Giants stayed close enough because they had talent." Translation, please, P
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
the Giants stayed close enough because they had talent." Translation, please, Paul? I have no clue. Australian-turned-Brit Johanna Konta on if she really is a Brit: "I was actually born in Australia to Hungarian parents, but I have lived half my... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Peter FitzSimons column: Abs-normal behaviour for tall poppy Greg Normanthe Giants stayed close enough because they had talent." Translation, please, P
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
the Giants stayed close enough because they had talent." Translation, please, Paul? I have no clue. Australian-turned-Brit Johanna Konta on if she really is a Brit: "I was actually born in Australia to Hungarian parents, but I have lived half my... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Konta v Halep set BBC record for women's Wimbledon matchLONDON (Reuters) - The epic quarter-final between Britain's Johanna Konta and R
Reuters Sports News / Posted 7 days ago
LONDON (Reuters) - The epic quarter-final between Britain's Johanna Konta and Romanian Simona Halep drew a record peak audience for a Wimbledon women's match on BBC television, figures released on Thursday showed. Some 7.4 million, a million more... Read more
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EuroNews
Konta vs. Halep set BBC record for women's Wimbledon matchLONDON (Reuters) – The epic quarter-final between Britain’s Johanna Konta and R
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
LONDON (Reuters) – The epic quarter-final between Britain’s Johanna Konta and Romanian Simona Halep drew a record peak audience for a Wimbledon women’s match on BBC television, figures released on Thursday showed. Some 7.4 million, a million more... Read more
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dna
Konta v Halep set BBC record for women's Wimbledon matchThe epic quarter-final between Britain's Johanna Konta and Romanian Simona Hale
dna / Posted 7 days ago
The epic quarter-final between Britain's Johanna Konta and Romanian Simona Halep drew a record peak audience for a Wimbledon women's match on BBC television, figures released on Thursday showed. Some 7.4 million, a million more than the peak... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Tennis clubs given chance to improve courts via £125m pot in attempt to increase participationsaid participation in North Somerset is particularly low for girls, despite the
Weston Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
said participation in North Somerset is particularly low for girls, despite the recent successes of Britain’s Johanna Konta. Of the children aged five to eight, 70 per cent of them playing tennis in the district are girls. But in... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
highlights and best bitsthe U.S. Open, Stan. Forty days.Shot of the tournament Seriously, how super-co
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 8 days ago
the U.S. Open, Stan. Forty days.Shot of the tournament Seriously, how super-cool is this shot? On day eight, Sixth-seeded Johanna Konta beat Simona Halep 6-7 (2), 7-6 (5), 6-4 making her the first British woman to reach the semifinals at Wimbledon... Read more
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International Business Times
I'm a feisty woman of colour. Perhaps that's why the BBC doesn't ask me on its key political shows are completely un-diverse". That very same day, the irascible John Humphreys r
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
are completely un-diverse". That very same day, the irascible John Humphreys rudely quizzed Wimbledon semi-finalist Johanna Konta on whether she was really British. It took me back many years to when Norman Tebbit dismissed my right to be... Read more
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Evening Standard
This is how much the BBC's top stars are paidand £749,999. Humphrys is on £600,000 to £649,999. The senior journalist came
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
and £749,999. Humphrys is on £600,000 to £649,999. The senior journalist came under fire for “grilling” Tennis star Johanna Konta on the Today Programme this week. Welsh BBC News anchor Edwards earned £550,000 to £599,999. BBC Radio 2’s... Read more
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give me sport
Winners of this year's US Open will receive record breaking sum of moneyis more open. Venus Williams made it to the final of Wimbledon, but lost out t
give me sport / Posted 8 days ago
is more open. Venus Williams made it to the final of Wimbledon, but lost out to Muguruza - both could win the US Open. Johanna Konta, Simona Halep, Karolina Pliskova, Victoria Azarenka, and last year's champion, Angelique Kerber are all names... Read more
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The New Statesman
Will revelations about stars' £150k salaries weaken the BBC?On 10 July, women’s singles star Johanna Konta became the first British woman t
The New Statesman / Posted 8 days ago
On 10 July, women’s singles star Johanna Konta became the first British woman to reach the Wimbledon semi-finals since the Seventies. The crowd on Henman Hill were in such raptures that it was nicknamed “Konta Contour” and “Konta Kop”. They cheered... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
I'm a very proud Briton, insists tennis star Konta Questioned: Johanna Konta Tennis star Johanna Konta has insisted she is a
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Questioned: Johanna Konta Tennis star Johanna Konta has insisted she is a British athlete after her nationality was questioned by BBC presenter... Read more
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sportsmole
Johanna Konta: 'I still have plenty of improving to do'British women's number one Johanna Konta has acknowledged that "there is a lot
sportsmole / Posted 9 days ago
British women's number one Johanna Konta has acknowledged that "there is a lot of work to be done" if she is to build on her semi-final run at Wimbledon. Konta hopes to one day go a couple of steps further by making it all the way and winning a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
'What are you?' - for Australian dual-citizens, the question is a minefieldyou are asking about a person’s nationality, as veteran BBC presenter John Hump
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
you are asking about a person’s nationality, as veteran BBC presenter John Humphrys did in his interview with tennis star Johanna Konta, it’s particularly loaded. Konta told Humphrys: “I was actually born in Australia to Hungarian parents but... Read more
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give me sport
Twitter is furious with BBC presenter for question during Johanna Konta interviewBBC's John Humphrys accused of xenophobia and sexism during Johanna Konta inter
give me sport / Posted 9 days ago
BBC's John Humphrys accused of xenophobia and sexism during Johanna Konta interview | GiveMeSport GiveMeSport is owned by Breaking Data Corp. (TSX.V: $BKD.V) (OTC : $BKDCF) Learn more about their Artificial Intelligence Technology and Sports Apps -... Read more
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express
Johanna Konta: BBC's John Humphrys branded a bully after awkward nationality question JOHANNA KONTA was forced to defend her nationality in an awkward interview on
express / Posted 9 days ago
JOHANNA KONTA was forced to defend her nationality in an awkward interview on BBC radio - and presenter John Humphrys has been branded a bully. Konta, who reached... Read more
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Bolton News
Wimbledon semi-finalist Johanna Konta insists: I’m BritishTennis star Johanna Konta has insisted she is a British athlete after her natio
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
Tennis star Johanna Konta has insisted she is a British athlete after her nationality was questioned by BBC presenter John Humphrys. On BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, the veteran interviewer asked Ms Konta: “So, what are you?” after he got the... Read more
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walesonline
People are fuming at the way John Humphrys interviewed Johanna KontaJohn Humphrys interviewed British tennis star Johanna Konta today. The pair we
walesonline / Posted 9 days ago
John Humphrys interviewed British tennis star Johanna Konta today. The pair were talking about her Wimbledon success when the subject of her nationality came up. Born to Hungarian parents in Sydney, Australia, Johanna moved to the UK when she was... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Wimbledon semi-finalist Johanna Konta insists: I’m BritishTennis star Johanna Konta has insisted she is a British athlete after her natio
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
Tennis star Johanna Konta has insisted she is a British athlete after her nationality was questioned by BBC presenter John Humphrys. On BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, the veteran interviewer asked Ms Konta: “So, what are you?” after he got the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Wimbledon semi-finalist Johanna Konta insists: I’m BritishTennis star Johanna Konta has insisted she is a British athlete after her natio
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
Tennis star Johanna Konta has insisted she is a British athlete after her nationality was questioned by BBC presenter John Humphrys. On BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, the veteran interviewer asked Ms Konta: “So, what are you?” after he got the... Read more
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Evening Standard
So what are you? John Humphrys under fire for 'grilling' of Johanna KontaBBC presenter John Humphrys came under fire today after grilling Wimbledon hero
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
BBC presenter John Humphrys came under fire today after grilling Wimbledon hero Johanna Konta on her British citizenship and getting her place of birth wrong. Konta, who rose to a career-high fourth in the world after last week becoming the first... Read more
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