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

Obsolete 'Deutschland, Deutschland uber alles' version used in Hawaii • 'It was the worst experience that has ever happened to me' – Andrea Petkovic. Press Association. Sun 12 Feb 2017 06.37 EST Last modified on Tue 28 Nov 2017 00.37 EST. Share on ...and more »

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

KAANAPALI, Hawaii (AP) — After an outdated stanza of the German national anthem that later became associated with the Nazi regime was sung during the opening ceremonies, the United States took a 1-0 lead and was ahead in the other opening match in ...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 »

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. By JPOST.COM STAFF. February 12, 2017 16:12. 1 minute read. > New Yorker commuters unite to clean Nazi graffiti off subway car.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 »

WATCH: Nazi-era anthem sung accidentally ahead of Fed Cup match, US tennis chiefs apologise -

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 Apologizes For Playing Nazi-Era German Anthem - Foreign Policy (blog)

Talk about a diplomatic double fault. The U.S. Tennis Association had to apologize after playing a Nazi-era version of the German anthem. The embarrassing gaffe occurred at the the opening of the Fed Cup in Hawaii, before a first-round match between ...and more »

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

The U.S. Tennis Association (USTA) apologized on Saturday after Nazi-era version of Germany's national anthem was accidentally sung at a replay match at the 2017 Fed Cup in Hawaii. Before the start of the replay match between Germany's Andrea ...and more »

Nazi-era German national anthem sung at Fed Cup tie in Hawaii - Tennis Magazine

Ahead of this past weekend's Fed Cup tie between Teams USA and Germany in Hawaii, fun, beach-y moments such as the Americans' Baywatch exercise made for lighthearted fare. Then the deluge. A singer delivered a German national anthem that ...and more »

Oh, Say, What's With All the National Anthem Mistakes? - New York Times

The playing of a national anthem at a sporting event is a solemn moment, a chance for patriotism to swell in the breasts of athletes and fans alike. So when a Nazi-era anthem, a song from “Borat” or a Ricky Martin tune emerges from the speakers, it can ...and more »