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US Tennis says sorry for using Nazi-era anthem before Germany Fed Cup match - The Guardian

The United States Tennis Association has apologised after a version of Germany's historic national anthem associated with the Nazi regime was performed before a Fed Cup match. A male soloist at the match on the Hawaiian island of Maui sang the verse ...and more »

US Tennis Association apologises after Nazi-era German anthem sung at tournament - The Independent

The United States Tennis Association has apologised after the wrong version of the German national anthem was sung at a tournament in Hawaii. The first verse of the song, effectively banned in Germany since the end of World War II, includes the lyrics ...and more »

Nazi-era national anthem shocks Fed Cup players - Jerusalem Post Israel News

During the performance, players and fans began singing the modern anthem words loudly in attempt to drown out the soloist. 1 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. Wrong German national anthem sung at tennis match on February 11, 2017. Play ...and more »

'Inexcusable': USTA apologizes after playing Nazi-era anthem at Fed Cup - Business Insider

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) made the embarrassing error of playing the Nazi-era version of Germany's national anthem during a Fed Cup tie in Hawaii. The version played included the first stanza, beginning "Deutschland, Deutschland uber ...and more »

Nazi-era German anthem at tennis tournament sparks outrage - BBC News

The United States Tennis Association has apologised after a version of the German national anthem associated with the Nazi era was accidentally sung at a tournament in Hawaii. The obsolete first verse, including the words "Germany, Germany above all ...and more »

Nazi-Era Anthem Sung at US Fed Cup Stuns German Tennis Player - TIME

United States' Alison Riske returns to Germany's Andrea Petkovic in a Fed Cup tennis quarterfinal in Lahaina, Hawaii, Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017. Matthew Thayer—The Maui News/AP. By Tara John. February 13, 2017. The U.S. Tennis Association (USTA ...and more »

Red faces at Fed Cup as Nazi-era anthem played before US-Germany match - ABC Online

The United States Tennis Association has apologised after an outdated version of the German national anthem that later became associated with the Nazi regime was performed before a Fed Cup match in Hawaii. The anthem was sung before a Fed Cup ...and more »

After anthem mistake, US leads Germany in Fed Cup - Tennis Magazine

Alison Riske beat Andrea Petkovic to give the U.S. a 1-0 lead against Germany in Fed Cup. (AP). KAANAPALI, Hawaii (AP) — After an outdated stanza of the German national anthem that later became associated with the Nazi regime was sung during the ...and more »

US Tennis Association Mistakenly Performs Nazi-Era Version of German National Anthem Before Match - Slate Magazine (blog)

Over the weekend, the U.S. hosted Germany in the national team-based women's tennis tournament, the Fed Cup. Before American Alison Riske took on Germany's Andrea Petkovic in a singles match in Hawaii, both national anthems were played. And that's ...and more »

US beats Germany to advance to Fed Cup semifinals - Tennis Magazine

CoCo Vandeweghe rallied to win in three sets against Andrea Petkovic to send the U.S. into the Fed Cup semifinals. (AP). KAANAPALI, Hawaii (AP) — CoCo Vandeweghe won the final 10 games to beat Germany's Andrea Petkovic 3-6, 6-4, 6-0 on Sunday and give ...and more »