Wimbledon, and am I too much of a feminist?

I do agree with Lucie, but I would go a step further.

There is no doubt in MY mind that my sister, Kim, is the greatest tennins player ever. After all, she beat me when I was about eleven and she would have been nine. Neither Roger Federer nor Billie-Jean King has ever beaten me, so Kim is obviously much better than either of them!

Just saying!

Lucie Muses

So, Wimbledon is over for this year. Wimbledon

I watched both finals with both being only competitive in first set. I also watched the almost hysterical revelation of Roger Federer by the British media.

Yes, he is a great champion. Yes, he played beautifully. But Greatest of all times? Nope, not in my eyes. That is a comparison difficult to make.

Just watch the You Tube videos of some old matches like this:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8IJ0F01IiU

Good, ha?

I also feel that we should stop saying that this is the best tennis record – 8th Wimbledon singles title, and 18 grand slam singles titles. Yes, but how about Martina Navratilova with 9 Wimbledon singles titles and also 18th singles grand slam titles?  I just watch her, age 60 in Ladies invitational doubles. She won. Still playing brilliantly. And what about all those women who have more grand slam titles than Roger…

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Blog: lancegreenfield.wordpress.com email: lancegmitchell@outlook.com I published my debut novel in December 2014: Eleven Miles. My second novel went live in February 2016: Knitting Can Walk!
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