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Some Genius Found A Way To Rename Margaret Court Arena In Google Maps

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Even the sport's top players have called for a rethink on Melbourne Park's second ranking tennis venue (after Rod Laver Arena), suggesting it instead be named after 14-time Grand Slam winner Evonne Goolagong Cawley.

A Google spokesperson told BuzzFeed News that Google Maps used a "wide range of sources", which included third party data, public data and user contributions, to help construct its maps.

It appears someone has found a way to feed Google Maps the name change.

Google will not be making the change permanent.

Mark Di Stefano is a media and politics reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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