McEnroe, speaking with NPR over the weekend, was asked why he chose to describe Williams as the "best female player" instead of simply "the best tennis player".
Tennis great John McEnroe was promoting his new book, called "But Seriously", when he got himself into hot water recently.
The comments did not attract the same level of attention at the time as McEnroe's recent outburst, which he re-iterated on CBS's This Morning programme yesterday after refusing to apologise for the comments. "This is not something that has been earth shattering, that I feel there's a difference in the level of the women and the men".
"Serena admitted that when she learned she was expecting her "heart dropped" as she was thinking, "'Oh my God, this can't be.I had planned on winning Wimbledon this year'". Then we don't have to guess.
A third "battle of the sexes" match took place in 1992 between American former world number one Jimmy Connors, aged 40 at the time, and Czech/American Martina Navratilova, who was 35.
"People always ask me, 'Can you beat Serena Williams?'" he said. "I've done absolutely nothing for the baby room".
Host Russia exits Confederations Cup after loss to Mexico
Akinfeev failed to clear a bouncing ball, allowing Lozano to sneak in and score the victor seven minutes into the second half. Mexico were soon back on terms, though, with Araujo looping his close-range header over Igor Akinfeev in the 30th minute.
It's unfortunate Serena Williams wants to stifle opinion about her capabilities as an athlete.
"I've got a solution", McEnroe said.
Serena also said in her interview that she's waiting to find out the baby's gender, but she invites all her fans to a guessing game. I think she's doing it tongue in cheek as well and I think deep down we're talking about something. How am I going to play the Australian Open? It's not earth shattering that there's a difference between the men and the women.
The victor of 23 grand slam single titles posted the photo on her Twitter, along with a message for her fans: "Check out my Vanity Fair Cover".
Nintendo revealed that the Super NES Classic Edition will be available starting on September 29 , 2017, for only $79.99. Bear in mind that just because EB Games is accepting pre-orders doesn't mean it will have enough consoles to go around.
Irked by rising fuel prices in 2012, Delta announced it had purchased an oil refinery near Philadelphia to produce its own fuel. Anderson also worked in the legal division at Continental Airlines and was a former country prosecutor.
Matthews led all first-year players this season and tied for second in the league with 40 goals, including four in his NHL debut. At 38, the veteran may have played his last NHL game in a career that many believe will land him in the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Wallström told local media she has talked to Gustafsson, who is "in good spirits and overwhelmed by everything that is happening". Over the years, AQIM had released several videos of Gustafsson and McGowan, but there were no clear demands from the kidnappers.
Ted Cruz (R-TX), Mike Lee (R-UT), Tom Cotton (R-AR), Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Susan Collins (R-ME) and many more GOP senators. That compares to an average of just $115,000 bestowed upon members not participating in the closed-door negotiations.
However, Claudia Ruiz continued, her nephew was shot in the chest with the couple's 3-year-old daughter nearby. She's now in police custody and was schedule to appear in court today (June 28) for a manslaughter charged.
In the age of Trump, big ideas are over-rated, but it seems clear that it takes more to win than simply being anti-Trump. Moreover, the race garnered the attention of the entire nation, including the likes of President Donald Trump .
You may not agree with me, but we can probably agree that what is happening now is embarrassing, shameful and will do harm to us. Heller is up for re-election in 2018 and is considered one of the most vulnerable GOP senators.
France's Marine Le Pen charged over misuse of EU?funds
In legislative elections held directly afterwards she won a seat in the northern former coalmining region of Pas-de-Calais . He will appeal the investigative judges' decision, which he said is in breach of the principle of separation of powers.
Venkatesh Prasad applies for India head coach job
The BCCI has already stated that Team India will get its new head coach before their tour to Sri Lanka beginning July 26. He wanted characters in the team, so he worked on that kind of approach, he wanted to take that approach to the field.
Kevin Harvick sweeps Sonoma races
This battle between Truex and Larson for the point lead in the regular season may be the most interesting battle on the tracks . Clint Bowyer came in second, posting his ninth top 10 finish in 12 races in Sonoma and his sixth top 10 finish this year.
Boston Children's Hospital ranked #1 in the nation
Joseph Sanzari Children's Hospital, part of Hackensack, is ranked 45th in the field of pediatric neurology and neurosurgery . The rankings are determined by compiling data from surveys sent to hospitals and pediatric doctors across the U.S.
Boeing's 737 MAX 10 a big hit at Paris Air Show
Qatar Airways firms up an order for 20 Boeing BA.N 737 MAX jets after letter of intent a year ago for up to 60 737 MAX 8 jets. Delivery to airlines like United Airlines , British Airways and launch customer Singapore Airlines will begin next year.