Before Casey Dellacqua became a household name in Australian tennis, she spent years sharing hotel beds with her teammates and using her prize money to buy her own equipment. Casey joins Sam Squiers to discuss the media’s cruel focus on her weight, financial barriers to a career in professional tennis, the concussion that forced the end of her singles career and the public comments made by tennis great Margaret Court about her family.
Initial reactions can reveal a lot about a person’s true prejudices. The events of the past week have taught us that change for women in sport will take generations.
Comments from the Indian Wells CEO caused worldwide outrage. Outdated, degrading & disrespectful, he didn’t just insult the WTA, he insulted women. Here’s why.
Why women should be playing 5 sets at Grand Slams but why tennis authorities aren’t keen for it to ever happen.
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