Is Serena Williams the greatest female tennis player of all time?
Serena Williams came upon the tennis scene in the late 1990s, when she and Venus Williams started their tennis journey. Women’s tennis in those times was celebrated by words like finesse, skill, touch and talent.That all changed with the Williams Sisters. They hit the tennis ball very hard and simply overpowered most of their opponents. Women’s tennis became much more physical and a power game, fr
Fairer Sex in Sport: Equality, Opportunity and Recognition
Sport, in its bare form, is an art that has got everything to do with skill and nothing to do with the gender that is performing it. However, over the years, male chauvinism, as its ugly, irritatingly persistent and dark opponent, has always found a way to undermine this idea. The fairer sex has had its unnecessary share of controversies, not only over its sporting achievements, but also for the l
Images: Pro tennis player slams Beijing pollution, fans wear masks
It’s not just the women golfers who have been affected by Beijing’s lovely air this week. The China Open tennis reaches its conclusion today, and while the top players are too media savvy to say anything negative about the pollution … Continue reading →