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Yes, Margaret Court, lesbians can rise to the top in tennis. Other sports, too | Kate O’Halloran

It goes without saying that women who play male-dominated sports at an elite level have defied a whole range of stereotypes Margaret Court is right, Margaret Court: ‘Tennis is full of lesbians’ audio This is why transgender kids are targeted for her ire, as is Casey Dellacqua, an Australian tennis player with a female partner […]

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Margaret Court says ‘tennis is full of lesbians’ as row escalates

Former tennis great says the push to have her name removed from a show court at Melbourne Park is disappointing The former tennis champion Margaret Court has claimed tennis is full of lesbians following a row over remarks she made previously about gay marriage. She added that transgender children were the work of the devil. […]

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Yes, Margaret Court, lesbians can rise to the top in tennis. Other sports, too | Kate O’Halloran

It goes without saying that women who play male-dominated sports at an elite level have defied a whole range of stereotypes Margaret Court is right, children in same-sex parented Australian families do as well emotionally, socially, educationally as their peers from heterosexual families. But this is not about facts, this is about ideology. Ironically, the […]

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Margaret Court says ‘tennis is full of lesbians’ as row escalates

Former tennis great says the push to have her name removed from a show court at Melbourne Park is disappointing The former tennis champion Margaret Court has claimed tennis is full of lesbians following a row over remarks she made previously about gay marriage. She added that transgender children were the work of the devil. […]

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Pipe dreams: life on the road in pursuit of surfing glory

Special report: At the start of a new series on the world of surfing, we join the circuit to discover the stories of precocious youngsters and battleworn veterans trying to make their way in the sport they love Sat in the trunk of her car in the sweltering midday sun, Freya Prumm is contentedly scraping […]

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