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The Wimbledon controversy continues but a far more endemic problem was illustrated beautifully this morning by the Metro.
Its sole nod to the existence of women’s sport in today’s paper was an article and photo saying that actually Marion Bartoli did look hot in a dress and heels at the after party, the strong implication being that this of course makes everything OK after all. 146 more words
Tennis.com has been issuing their annual awards, in a wide range of categories. Their most recent award was for the “high and low” stories of their year, with Marion Bartoli’s stunning Wimbledon victory named as the “high.” The 29 year-old Frenchwoman, seeded 15th at the start of the event, had reached the final in 2007, but that was regarded as a fluke, as she struggled since. 32 more words
Simona Halep won the WTA’s Most Improved Player Award, beating out Sloane Stephens, Kirsten Flipkens, Jamie Hampton, Jelena Jankovic, Carla Suarez Navarro and Alison Riske. Halep’s incredible season made this choice by the media seem like a no-brainer to me. 697 more words
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