tennis Player from Russia Maria Sharapova has decided not to stand aside from natural disasters in Australia, where raging wildfires. She has informed that is ready to sacrifice for fire fighting 25 thousand dollars by offering to do the same to Novak Djokovic.
“the Previous 15 years in Australia during January was my home. Hard to watch as fire destroys the country, the animals and the families remain without homes, wrote Sharapova in his Twitter account. – Willing to donate 25 thousand dollars. Novak, can you repeat that?”.
The month of January in Australia has been my 🏠 for the past 15 years. Watching the fires destroy the lands, it’s beautiful families and communities of animals is deeply💔. I would like to begin my donation at 25K. @DjokerNole, would you match my donation?🙏🏻 #letsallcometogether
— Maria Sharapova (@MariaSharapova) January 5, 2020
Novak, your answer is not given, but the situation with the fires and concerned about it. Shortly before the start of the first season of the tournament “Grand slam”, he admitted that the organizers may have to consider moving the event.
“If the current situation will have an impact on the health of tennis players, you definitely need to think about moving the start of the tournament, — quotes the words of Serb TASS. – I think that if the air in Sydney and Melbourne and will continue to be contaminated, it is necessary to develop rules on this issue”.
Recall that the main draw for the Australian Open starts on January 20. The tournament will last until the second of February, when it host the final of the men’s singles.