LGBT group severs links with Navratilova over transgender comments – BBC News

In its statement, Athlete Ally said Navratilova’s comments were “transphobic, based on a false understanding of science and data, and perpetuate dangerous myths that lead to the ongoing targeting of trans people through discriminatory laws, hateful stereotypes and disproportionate violence”. It added: “This is not the first time we have approached Martina on this topic. […]

Murray Undergoes Hip Surgery In London

1. Cue the Six Million Dollar Man theme. 2. I hope Mr. Murray no longer has hip pain. 3. Will he be able to return to the court? Andy Murray has confirmed that he underwent right hip surgery in London on Monday. The former World No. 1 posted a message on his Instagram account, including […]

Tennis has a Justin Gimelstob Problem – Catherine Prendergast – Medium

2008. That should have been it for Justin Gimelstob, forever. After all, the man has amassed zero singles ATP titles: That’s zero Grand Slams, zero Masters 1000, zero 250 events. The trophies he does have are in doubles, courtesy of a brief partnership with Venus Williams. Despite his undistinguished record, despite his controversial baggage, he […]