Martina Navratilova Returns Serve: Says Margaret Court ‘Hiding Behind Her Bible’

Breitbart | 1/2/2020 | Staff
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Tennis great and long-time gay rights activist Martina Navratilova has attacked Margaret Court’s views on transgender athletes, saying the sport shouldn’t feel the need to publicly recognise the Australian’s achievements in view of her beliefs.

As Breitbart News reported, Court branded the teaching of LGBT rights as “of the devil” on Sunday, saying a man and a woman are different entities and cannot be interchanged on a whim because “God made us that way.”

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The 77-year-old, who won a record 24 Grand Slam tennis singles titles, made the comments while giving a sermon at her Victory Life Church in the Australian city of Perth.

Addressing the issue of trans athletes competing in male or female sports, the Christian pastor said: “You know with that LGBT, they’ll wish they never put the T on the end of it because, particularly in women’s sports, they’re going to have so many problems.”

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“You know, even that LGBT in the schools, it’s of the devil, it’s not of God…”

Those comments drew a swift response from Navratilova: “It’s outrageous and so wrong,” she wrote on Twitter.

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“We don’t need to change or re-write history when it comes to anyone’s accomplishments but we do not need to celebrate...
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