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Wimbledon to allow female players dress code exemption over period concerns

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Wimbledon to allow female players dress code exemption over period concerns

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Wimbledon will allow female players to wear dark-coloured undershorts from next year’s tournament to ease anxiety over playing during their period, the All England Club announced on Thursday.

German tennis player Tatjana Maria in action during Wimbledon in June 2022.

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Author / Journalist: Agence France-Presse

Category: Sports

Topics: Tatjana German Action Player June 2022 Wimbledon Maria Tennis

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Published Date: 2022-11-18, 00:56:25

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Language: English

Original Article Length: 24 words

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News ID: 5298034

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