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Male tennis players punished three times more than women: Report
Male tennis players are almost three times more likely to be fined for losing their temper and smashing racquets than their female counterparts, The New York Times reported. Male players were slapped with 1,517 fines compared to 535 fines for females according to data compiled by officials at Grand Slam tournaments for the period covering 1998 to 2018. Men were fined 344 times compared to 140 for audible obscenity and 287 to 67 for unsportsmanlike conduct.
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