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Serena Williams has nothing to apologise for after US Open final meltdown, says John McEnroe

5 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

John McEnroe has launched an impassioned defence of Serena Williams and claimed she has nothing to apologise for after her meltdown at the US Open final. Citing some of his own antics, fellow American and seven-time grand-slam champion McEnroe also defended Williams' claim during the final three
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John McEnroe: U.S. Open final drama won't affect Serena Williams

John McEnroe: U.S. Open final drama won't affect Serena Williams

5 monthes ago   |   By Sporting News

John McEnroe does not believe Serena Williams' row with the umpire at the US Open final will hamper her at January's Australian Open.
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Serena Williams's US meltdown was handled badly all round, says McEnroe

5 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

• ‘She was wrong and so was the umpire,' he adds
• McEnroe in London for final appearance at Champions event Serena Williams has “nothing to apologise for” after her meltdown at this year's US Open, according to John McEnroe. The man who probably had more than most to be sorry about during a stormy career reckons his compatriot was at fault for the way she verbally abused Carlos Ramos in the final at Flushing Meadows in September but “so was the umpire”. Speaking at London's Royal Albert Hall on Thursday before what he says will be his last appearance at the annual Champions Tennis...
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