New York Times<div>‘Underwear to Court 18’: Wimbledon Ensures Players Stick to the Code</div>

Jul 14, 2017 - New York Times

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WIMBLEDON, England — Jurij Rodionov’s bleached-blond man bun did not offend Wimbledon sensibilities before his third-round boys’ singles match Thursday, but something nearly invisible did: his blue underwear.As Rodionov stood at the net for the coin toss, the chair umpire, Philip Lodge, inquired about Rodionov’s underwear; Rodionov obligingly yanked down the waistband of his white shorts to reveal the color. A supervisor, Lucy Grant, soon came onto court.“Ah,” she said, seeing...

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