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Serena's husband lashes out at Medvedev

Posted On: May 19, 2022   |   Posted By: RT

Serena's husband lashes out at Medvedev

Alexis Ohanian suggested that only 'white guys' can get away with yelling at tennis umpires
Serena Williams' husband, Alexis Ohanian, has taken to Twitter to criticize perceived double standards in tennis and the media after Daniil Medvedev got off from abusing an umpire scot-free.
The Russian suffered a meltdown during his Australian Open semifinal clash with Stefanos Tsitsipas as he believed the Greek was receiving illegal coaching from his father Apostolos later caught barking orders from the player's box by a hidden official.
"Are you mad? Can his father talk every point? Are you stupid? Oh my God, you are so bad," Medvedev raged at umpire Jaume Campistol. "How can you be so bad in the semi-final of a grand slam? Look at me! I'm talking to you!"
Separately, after Tsitsipas tied the score at a set each, Medvedev told Campistol that he would be a "small cat" for not doing giving Tsitsipas a code violation for coaching. And while this amused most of the tennis world and the Twitter masses, Ohanian posted...

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