Tennis 10.9.2018 02:56 pm

Cartoon on Serena Williams tennis drama slammed for racism

A comic following the incidents during the match between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka has been met with outrage.

A cartoon on the recent controversy over the tennis match that saw Naomi Osaka beat Serena Williams has been met with outrage for what many consider its racism.

Cartoon on Serena Williams tennis drama slammed for racism
Cartoon on Serena Williams tennis drama slammed for racism

Cartoon on Serena Williams tennis drama slammed for racism

A comic following the incidents during the match between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka has been met with outrage.

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