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Margaret Court says 'tennis is full of lesbians' as row escalates - The Guardian

Tennis great criticises push to have her name removed from a show court at Melbourne Park, as Samantha Stosur says her latest outburst is 'pretty crazy stuff'. Guardian staff. Wed 31 May 2017 10.34 EDT First published on Wed 31 May 2017 06.30 EDT.and more »

An open letter from Martina Navratilova to Margaret Court Arena - The Sydney Morning Herald

Dear Margaret Court Arena,. Sporting venues named for athletes, or any place, really, named for whoever, are so named for one reason. That reason is their whole body of work. In other words, it is not just for what this person did on the field, on the ...and more »

Margaret Court, winner of 24 Grand Slams, says tennis is 'full of lesbians' - CBSSports.com

Former Australian tennis star Margaret Court continues to create a fire with her views on homosexuality, saying that she would stop flying Quantas "whenever possible" due to the airline's support of same-sex marriage. Now she's throwing kerosene on it.and more »

Martina Navratilova pens open letter after Margaret Court's homophobic comments - NEWS.com.au

MARTINA Navratilova has written an open letter in which she says the intolerance spouted by Margaret Court will result in children's deaths. news.com.auJune 1, 20173:15pm. Margaret Court's views have been accused of being “sick and dangerous”.Source: ...and more »

Navratilova brands Court a racist and homophobe in arena row - The Guardian

Tennis champion's open letter over former world No1's anti-gay rights stance accuses player of stigmatising LGBT community. Kevin Mitchell and Alice Ross. Thu 1 Jun 2017 15.31 EDT First published on Thu 1 Jun 2017 00.13 EDT. Share on Facebook ...and more »

'They're after our young ones': Margaret Court renews attack on 'gay lobby' - SBS - The World Game

Australian tennis legend Margaret Court has doubled down on her controversial comments rejecting marriage equality, telling a Christian radio program the 'gay lobby' is attempting to corrupt the minds of children and promoting the devil's work. Updated ...and more »

French Open: Samantha Stosur marches into third round, rejects Margaret Court Arena boycott - ABC Online

Samantha Stosur is refusing to look beyond her next match after bossing her way into the third round of an increasingly inviting French Open draw with a claycourt masterclass in Paris. Mixing awesome firepower with sublime touch, Australia's big title ...and more »

Navratilova hits out at Margaret Court over lesbian comments - Irish Times

Martina Navratilova has stepped up her call to rename Margaret Court Arena in Melbourne in an escalating row with her fellow former world No1, who said this week that tennis is “full of lesbians” and that transgender children were the work of “the devil”.and more »

Martina Navratilova pens emotional letter to Margaret Court Arena as she calls for action from Australian Tennis - PinkNews

Lesbian tennis champion Martina Navratilova has penned an emotional letter to the arena named after Margaret Court after she made a string of homophobic remarks. Margaret Court, a former world number one tennis star, has caused controversy with her ...and more »

Margaret Court claims tennis is 'full of lesbians' and compares LGBT people to 'Hitler' and 'communists' - The Independent

Margaret Court has landed herself in yet more controversy by saying “tennis is full of lesbians,” following her earlier offensive remarks on gay marriage. Court, 74, became a Pentecostal Christian minister after a glittering career in the sport, during ...and more »