Evert: Shrieks distract from matches
SYDNEY -- Tennis great Chris Evert has joined the chorus of complaints about the noise level in women's tennis, saying the "grunting" was getting out of hand.
Evert stopped short of joining former rival Martina Navratilova in labelling the practice as cheating, but agreed it had reached unacceptable levels.
"Grunting is one thing but the shrill sound that you hear
with players nowadays, and especially they get louder when they
hit a winner, that's the thing that I observe as ...
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