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Australian Open 2018: Laura Robson suggests renaming Margaret Court Arena

Britain’s Laura Robson has suggested that Margaret Court Arena at the Australian Open should be renamed. Australian Court, whose 24 Grand Slam singles titles is a record, opposes same-sex marriage. The 75-year-old is an 11-time winner of the Australian Open, ...

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Australian Open: Johanna Konta's views 'don't align' with Margaret Court

2018 Australian Open Dates: 15-28 January Venue: Melbourne Park Coverage: Watch highlights on BBC Two, the BBC Sport website and app. Live commentary on the best matches on BBC Radio 5 live, 5 live sports extra and online. British number ...

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Australian Open: Johanna Konta's views 'don't align' with Margaret Court

2018 Australian Open Dates: 15-28 January Venue: Melbourne Park Coverage: Watch highlights on BBC Two, the BBC Sport website and app. Live commentary on the best matches on BBC Radio 5 live, 5 live sports extra and online. British number ...

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Australian Open 2018: Billie Jean King wants Margaret Court Arena renamed

The Australian Open’s Margaret Court Arena should be renamed because of the 11-time champion’s “derogatory” views on sexuality, says Billie Jean King. Court, who holds the record for winning most Grand Slam singles titles at 24, is an opponent of ...

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Australian Open 2018: Billie Jean King wants Margaret Court Arena renamed

The Australian Open’s Margaret Court Arena should be renamed because of the 11-time champion’s “derogatory” views on sexuality, says Billie Jean King. Court, who holds the record for winning most Grand Slam singles titles at 24, is an opponent of ...

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Margaret Court: Tennis legend accuses 'US gay lobby' of conspiracy

Tennis great Margaret Court believes there is a “conspiracy” from the “US gay lobby” to strip her name from one of the Australian Open stadiums. The 74-year-old has been criticised for her beliefs on same-sex marriage, with 18-time Grand Slam ...

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Margaret Court: Tennis is 'full of lesbians', says Australian Grand Slam legend

Margaret Court has said “tennis is full of lesbians”, following a row over her earlier remarks on gay marriage. Australian Court, a 24-time Grand Slam singles champion and now a Christian pastor, also said that transgender children were the work ...

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Murray hints at Margaret Court boycott at Australian Open

Britain’s Andy Murray has suggested he could potentially support a boycott at next year’s Australian Open if its Margaret Court Arena is not renamed. Australian Court, a 24-time Grand Slam singles champion and now a Christian pastor, is an opponent ...

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Australian Open to retain Margaret Court Arena

Australian Open venue Margaret Court Arena will not be renamed despite the 24-time Grand Slam champion’s opposition to same-sex marriage. The Australian, 74, now a Christian pastor, says she will not fly on Qantas “where possible” in protest of its ...

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