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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 »

Tennis Is Full Of Lesbians! - Curve Magazine

Tennis is one of the all-time greatest sports. It's easy for audiences to follow, the rules are simple to learn. It requires the most from its players: skill, endurance and intellect. And the one-on-one nature of the game gives it a gladiator quality ...and more »

Martina Navratilova pens open letter after Margaret Court's homophobic comments -

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

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 Slams Margaret Court In Open Letter - BuzzFeed News

Martina Navratilova has labelled Margaret Court's comments on LGBT people "sick and dangerous" in a forceful letter calling for Melbourne's Margaret Court Arena to be renamed. Share On facebook Share · Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin · Share ...and more »

No Melbourne boycott, says Samantha Stosur, after Margaret Court comments - The Indian Express

Competitors at next year's Australian Open will play on whatever court they are told to, tennis star Samantha Stosur said on Wednesday, a day after suggesting some might boycott the stadium named after Margaret Court. Grand slam title record-holder ...and more »

Players Want Margaret Court Arena Renamed Over Remarks on Gays - New York Times

PARIS — Show Court 1, one of the biggest stadiums at the Australian Open, was rechristened Margaret Court Arena in 2003 to honor the player who dominated women's tennis in the 1960s and still holds the record for the most Grand Slam titles. It is ...and more »

Martina Navratilova Says Margaret Court Is a 'Racist Homophobe' Who Doesn't Deserve an Arena Named After Her - TIME

Women's tennis legend Martina Navratilova says her fellow sporting veteran Margaret Court doesn't deserve to have an arena in Melbourne named after her because of what she called Court's “racist” and “homophobe” remarks. In an open letter penned to ...and more »

Margaret Court overshadowing playing legacy with comments - Irish Times

There's a certain irony now that in her autobiography published last year Margaret Court classed herself as the “anonymous champion” who, despite a spectacularly successful tennis career that saw her win a record 24 Grand Slam titles, is rarely ever ...and more »