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Tennis Chief Suspended After Insulting Venus and Serena calling them Williams brothers

Russian tennis chief Shamil Tarpischev apologized Saturday after demeaning the sisters on television. The Women’s Tennis Organization suspended and fined a Russian tennis chief Saturday after he made a demeaning remark about Serena and Venus Williams on a television show, CNN reports. Shamil Tarpischev referred to the tennis stars as “the Williams brothers” during a recent appearance on the late night Russian talk show, Evening Urgant. He made the comment while discussing the difficulty of beating the Williams sisters. SerenaRead More …