#UkraineRussiaWar

Elina Svitolina, Wimbledon, 2023
11 months ago

Svitolina channelling “big motivation” to win for her country against Victoria Azarenka

The Ukrainian has revealed that matches against Russians and Belarusians provide an extra...
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Jamie Malachy
Elina Svitolina - (c) Action Plus / Panoramic
11 months ago

“I expect a return to the top 10” – Back in the spotlight of Grand Slam success, Svitolina’s ambitions remain big

Quarter-finalist at Roland-Garros and still in contention at Wimbledon, the Ukrainian has her...
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Jamie Malachy
Daria Kasatkina
11 months ago

Kasatkina: I’m worried for the people I love – I can’t see the end of the war yet

Recent events in Russia have worried the outspoken Daria Kasatkina
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Carrie Dunn
Aryna Sabalenka
12 months ago

The day Sabalenka did what Ukrainians had been expecting of her

Aryna Sabalenka surprised everyone when she answered questions from journalists at the French...
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Cédric Rouquette
Aryna Sabalenka
12 months ago

“I don’t support Lukashenko right now” – Sabalenka speaks out in press conference return

Aryna Sabalenka returned to the press conference set-up to take questions from journalists...
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Carrie Dunn
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova US Open 2023
12 months ago

‘Wimbledon wild card? Are you serious?!’ No grass court season plans for Pavlyuchenkova

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova has no visa issues, but she doesn't think she will be...
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Carrie Dunn
Sabalenka, Roland-Garros, 2023
12 months ago

“I’ve got no comments to you” – Sabalenka shuts down difficult questions from Ukrainian journalist

Sabalenka chose not to give a response when asked by a Ukrainian reporter...
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Jamie Malachy
Kokkinakis, Roland-Garros, 2023
12 months ago

Roland-Garros: Kokkinakis defeats Wawrinka in five set epic to move into third round for first time since 2015

Thanasi Kokkinakis wins epic contest against Stan Wawrinka 3-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-7 (4),...
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Jamie Malachy
Elina Svitolina
12 months ago

‘War has changed me in so many ways’: Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina on her new outlook

Elina Svitolina earnt her first Grand Slam match win since becoming a mother...
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Carrie Dunn
Dayana Yastremska
12 months ago

‘We’re not going to shake hands with them, it doesn’t matter what tournament it is’ – Ukraine’s Yastremska on handshake controversy

The Ukrainian is the latest player to make her feelings known on the...
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Carrie Dunn
Aryna Sabalenka at 2023 Roland-Garros
12 months ago

“To reject her responsibility of having an opinion on the most important things in the world, I cannot respect it” – Kostyuk on potential new world No 1 Sabalenka

The Ukrainian player says Sabalenka should use her platform to speak out personally...
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Haresh Ramchandani
Aryna Sabalenka and Marta Kostyuk at 2023 Roland-Garros
12 months ago

Roland-Garros: Ukraine’s Kostyuk goes down to Sabalenka, gets booed by crowd due to no handshake

Sabalenka wins her eighth Grand Slam match in a row with a straight...
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Haresh Ramchandani
Anhelina Kalinina
1 year ago

“I really hope that I give a tiny, small light” – Every Kalinina victory in Rome is a victory for Ukraine

Anhelina Kalinina hopes that her tremendous performance in Rome helps to bring a...
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Chris Oddo
Iga Swiatek and Lesia Tsurenko
1 year ago

‘Tsurenko thanked me – but there’s nothing to thank me for’ – Swiatek on her continuing support for Ukraine

Iga Swiatek's vocal support for Ukraine has not gone unnoticed
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Carrie Dunn
Maryna Zanevska at the 2022 Hamburg Open
1 year ago

“Usually when I step on court, I forget about my problems. But here it hit me badly!” – Ukraine’s Zanevska panics after hearing siren on court

The Ukrainian player went on to lose in three sets to American Katie...
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Haresh Ramchandani