The climate activist who attempted to chain herself to the soccer stadium net was chained up by law enforcement officers.
Fans of tennis in Halle were treated to a treat last Saturday when a woman ran onto the court mid-rally, prompting a forfeit for the Russian tennis player, Daniil Medvedev.
Hurkach was playing in the first set of his quarterfinal match against Tomas Berdych when an activist from the German climate movement “The Last Generation” tried to chain herself to the net. Agents showed up just in time, preventing her from being chained to the net or any other damage. The incident occurred in the first set with Hurkach winning 5-0.
There was a girl’s t-shirt with the slogan “Three years.”
An unidentified woman successfully chained herself to a net in the semifinals of Roland Garros.
A similar incident occurred two weeks ago during the Roland Garros semi-final match between Kasper Ruud and Marin Cilic. Then an unknown girl ran out onto the court with a message written on her T-shirt: “We have 1028 days left.”