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sport news Tennis legend Billie Jean King calls for Wimbledon to end the ban on Russian ... trends now

sport news Tennis legend Billie Jean King calls for Wimbledon to end the ban on Russian ... trends now

Tennis legend Billie Jean King calls for Wimbledon to end the ban on Russian and Belarusian stars... just as the Australian Open faces the prospect of an all-Belarus women's singles final

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Billie Jean King has called for Wimbledon to drop its player ban this summer, just as the Australian Open faces the prospect of an all-Belarus women’s final. 

Aryna Sabalenka and Victoria Azarenka will be in opposite semi-finals, a situation that might focus the minds of SW19 officials as they ponder whether to allow those from Belarus and Russia in for 2023.

The suspension saw the tours strip Wimbledon of ranking points, and the expectation is that the All England Club will back down in the coming weeks to head off a repetition.

Tennis legend Billie Jean King calls for Wimbledon to drop ban on Russian and Belarusian stars

Aryna Sabalenka is the Australian Open favourite

Victoria Azarenka could be her opponent in the final

Aryna Sabalenka (left) and Victoria Azarenka (right) could set up an all-Belarus women's final at the Australian Open in Melbourne

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