ARTICLES RELATING TO MARGARET COURT

Tennis great Court leaps to Folau's defence

2019-04-18 07:26

Tennis great Margaret Court has leapt to the defence of Israel Folau, saying the Wallaby superstar was being "persecuted" for quoting the Bible in an anti-gay post on social media.

Court says nerves could jinx Serena's record Slam bid

2019-01-13 09:52

Margaret Court has predicted nerves could undermine Serena Williams' bid to match her record 24 singles majors at the Australian Open.

Court to skip Australian Open after gay uproar

2018-01-05 17:09

Margaret Court, whose views on homosexuality sparked calls for a boycott of the Australian Open stadium named after her, will not attend this year's tournament.

Margaret Court Arena 'renamed' - on Google Maps!

2017-06-08 08:05

Melbourne's Arena has been renamed on Google Maps in the wake of the tennis star's controversial comments about gay people.

Court blames gay conspiracy for stadium row

2017-06-02 10:50

Tennis great Margaret Court claims a gay conspiracy from America was behind calls to strip her name from one of the Australian Open stadiums.

Navratilova blasts 'sick, dangerous' Court comments

2017-06-01 11:23

Tennis great Martina Navratilova slammed "sick and dangerous" comments by Australia's Margaret Court that the sport was "full of lesbians".

Gay Australian player blasts Margaret Court

2017-05-31 15:42

Casey Dellacqua blasted Margaret Court for her "hurtful" views on same-sex relationships but refused to back a potential boycott.

Court won't be 'intimidated' on gay marriage stance

2017-05-30 12:21

Australian tennis great Margaret Court says she feels bullied by a fierce backlash over her views on gay marriage, but has vowed not to be "intimidated".

 

Steffi backs Serena to match Court's 24 Slams

2019-01-17 07:51

Tennis great Steffi Graf has backed Serena Williams to match and even beat Margaret Court's record 24 Grand Slam titles.

King backs calls to rename Margaret Court Arena

2018-01-12 12:15

Billie Jean King thinks Margaret Court Arena should be renamed, saying she wouldn't play on the stadium if she was still competing at the Australian Open.

Williams can 'absolutely' break Court's Grand Slam record - Graf

2017-11-05 08:27

Tennis legend Steffi Graf believes that Serena Williams can "absolutely" break Margaret Court's Grand Slam singles title record if she returns to tennis.

Court dragging tennis to "dark ages"

2017-06-04 16:06

John McEnroe claimed Margaret Court was taking tennis back to "the dark ages" with her controversial and sustained outbursts over homosexuality.

Court-ing controversy: 6 Margaret Court quotes

2017-06-01 11:25

Australian tennis great Margaret Court has caused controversy with her comments about lesbians in tennis and transgender children.

Stosur blasts 'crazy' Court

2017-05-31 22:06

Australia's Samantha Stosur branded compatriot Margaret Court as "crazy" after the Grand Slam legend claimed "tennis is full of lesbians"

Tennis full of lesbians - Court

2017-05-31 09:55

Australian great Margaret Court has claimed that "tennis is full of lesbians" and transgender children were the work of "the devil".

Ex-tennis great boycotts Qantas over gay marriage

2017-05-25 09:26

Australian tennis great Margaret Court says she will stop flying Qantas "where possible" in protest of the airline's support of same-sex marriage.

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