Sugarpova latest company to suspend ties to Maria Sharapova

“I can no longer in good conscious keep myself as spokesperson for this brand. I’m asking myself to step down immediately.”

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Video: Saluting Billie Jean King

Naming the entire complex after a tennis hero is a brave act by Arlen Kantarian, the U.S.T.A.’s chief executive for professional tennis, and Franklin Johnson, the association’s chairman. They gave up millions of dollars of potential naming rights in order to honor a woman from the public courts, but in doing so they also raised a note of idealism.

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