‘Using the Bible of the Dummy’ – When John McEnroe called out ‘crazy auntie’ Margaret Court and cheered Serena Williams on for breaking the Grand Slam record

John McEnroe is not only a famous tennis player but also an active sports commentator. He is specifically known for his outspokenness as a super brat. He’s never afraid to strike and speaks the unspoken words. The seven-time Grand Slam winner once hilariously trolled Margaret Court.

The American tennis player is also known for talents other than tennis thanks to the entertaining way he covers the game. The 63-year-old has dabbled in acting alongside covering major tennis events. He has hosted many shows and even played on different platforms. He has been active at Eurosport for a long time and proved his acting skills early on.


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John McEnroe once trolled Margaret Court

The Eurosport commentator once criticized the 24-time Grand Slam champion to look back on her honors and achievements and act on them. He even listed what was said “Only one thing is longer than Margaret Court’s list of tennis accomplishments: it’s her list of offensive and homophobic statements.” At the time, Court was in the headlines for her comments about LGBTQ and transgender children.

And even called the Aussie star a crazy aunt about the controversies she’s been around. He said, “Margaret Court is actually a ventriloquist who uses the doll’s Bible to say whatever she wants…Tennis Australia faces a dilemma – what do they do with their crazy aunt?”

The Commissioner of Tennis has also asked for it Williams to break her record so we can get past her. He said, “Serena, do me a favor: get two more Grand Slams this year and get to 25 so we can leave Margaret Court and her offensive views in the past where they both belong.”


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Especially Williams too behaved the issue of Court’s achievements and the controversy when she announced her retirement, pointing out that Court had won all of her titles before her professional tennis days and that winning a Grand Slam is not easy.

Serena Williams can’t beat Court’s record

court has won 24 Grand Slam times, the highest in women’s tennis and only one more than the American star. However, Williams was only one Grand Slam away from reaching a similar high. But she failed to break the Australian tennis legend’s record before retiring from the sport.


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But after 2017 when she won her 23rd Grand Slam title while pregnant. She won the Australian Open this year, but since then her fans have been waiting for the next Grand Slam. The former world number one had to accept various final defeats since then.

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