French Open bans Hamou over attempts to kiss reporter on live TV 📹

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Tennis player Maxime Hamou has been banned by the organisers of the French Open after he tried to kiss a female reporter repeatedly during a live TV interview.

The French player, 21, kissed journalist Maly Thomas while holding her around her neck and shoulders, despite her efforts to duck away.
The French Tennis Federation (FTT) condemned the "reprehensible behaviour" and ordered an investigation.

Hamou has apologised for his actions.

Watch the incident here:

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