Somdev Devvarman on police brutality, facing racism and why Indian athletes don’t speak up

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Somdev Devvarman on police brutality, facing racism and why Indian athletes don’t speak up

In a video chat with the Indian Express, former World No. 62 tennis player Somdev Devvarman shares his experiences with racism and social injustice. The Commonwealth and Asian Games gold medallist from Tripura remembers being called ‘Bahadur’ and ‘Chinese’ and breaking barriers with his racquet. Devvarman also speaks out on police brutality in India, and why athletes don’t raise their voices on social issues.

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