Week Commencing 14 June 2021
Assembly - Wednesday 16th June
Today's assembly is 'Picture News'.
The world number two female tennis player, Naomi Osaka, has withdrawn from the French Open tennis tournament after the controversy over her refusal to speak to the media at the tournament. She announced her decision in a recent Twitter post. The 23-year-old Japanese player said last week she would not do news conferences at the event to protect her mental health.
Things to talk about at home...
- Are there any sports stars who you admire and enjoy watching?
- Do you watch any sports on television or online? If so, which do you enjoy?
- Have you seen any interviews with sports stars after the match or competition has ended?
- Do you think interviews after the sports has finished are important? Why?