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Protest against tennis player

Protest against tennis player

John Minto, with the loud hailer, speaks outside the ASB Tennis Centre in Auckland on 7 January 2010. He was among those protesting against the presence of Israeli tennis player Shahar Peer at the ASB Classic Tournament. The protest centred on Israel's treatment of Palestine.

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David Green, 'Government and sport - Politics of sport', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 April 2024)

Story by David Green, published 5 Sep 2013