Thursday, 20 September, 2018

New Stats Support Umpire Carlos Ramos In Dispute With Serena Williams

Australian cartoonist blasted for 'racist and sexist' depiction of Serena Williams Australian Paper With Racist Cartoon Of Serena Williams Says It Has ‘Nothing To Do With Race’
Rita Gibson | 14 September, 2018, 23:33

Ramos called three rules violations against Williams during the event.

"In her straight sets loss to Naomi Osaka, Williams was simply outplayed and lost her temper in a very big and ill-disciplined blow-up".

"She was totally out of line".

Williams was docked a game during the defeat to Naomi Osaka for verbally abusing umpire Carlos Ramos, calling him a "thief" and a "liar" after he deducted a point from her for previous violations - coaching and smashing her racket. She was drawn as a white woman with blonde hair.

The first violation was for coaching, which Williams argued against.

Tennis star Serena Williams was making headlines earlier this week following a clash between her and an umpire during the final match at the 2018 US Open Tennis Championships.

"She said that she was proud of me and that I should know that the crowd wasn't booing at me", Osaka told DeGeneres.

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The Storm swept in three games. "We're already onto the next thing". "Now I can go to the bar, order her everything she needs". ED: "To get her - trust me, I know, I've got you, Panda". "I'm sure he's going to say we're not invited anyway".

"It takes me right back to what I had to deal with when I was chasing Babe Ruth's home run record, because I think the whole thing with Serena is so rude and so cruel", he told Terence Moore. "That's what the cartoon was about, her poor behaviour on the court", he said. However, she will now also be provided with Nissan vehicles at her tennis tour destinations.

In the wake of this controversy, Serena Williams' coach Patrick Mouratoglou disclosed he was coaching from the players' box during the US Open final but claimed that practice was widespread. "It was a little bit stressful". "Don't worry about me".

"I think it's disgusting". This is what he does for a living and we've all appreciated what he's done over the years in all different cartoons. Interviews for the survey were carried out with more than 1,00,000 people living with HIV.

"The WTA believes that there should be no difference in the standards of tolerance provided to the emotions expressed by men vs. women and is committed to working with the sport to ensure that all players are treated the same", his statement said.

Ings once issued a warning, point penalty and a game penalty against McEnroe at the 1987 US Open for obscenities directed at the umpire.

That sort of comment is just another example of "being offensive, feigning ignorance while completely ignoring the nature of the criticism given, then doubling down by whinging about being the victims", wrote Luke Pearson, founder and CEO of IndigenousX, an Australian Aboriginal media platform.

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