Tag: Women’s Sports Foundation

Tennis CEO Steps Down After Sexist Remarks

Raymond Moore,CEO and tournament director of the BNP Paribas Open,has resigned from his position following his sexist comments about women tennis players, such as the athletes “should be down on their knees” to show gratitude to men. “When I come back in my next life I want to be someone…

Serena Williams, New York Times and Body Image

By Sheryl Estrada Serena Williams is ranked number one in women’s single tennis, winning her sixth Wimbledon championship on Saturday. Sheholds the greatest number of major singles, doubles, and mixed doubles titles combined among active players, female or male. The New York Times, under fire last year for characterizing TV…