But Ms Williams nine-month hiatus hasn't shielded her from the incessant debate over where she would rank on a hypothetical list of "greatest athletes of our time". Williams tells McEnroe, "I adore and respect you", but asks him to "please please keep me out of your statements that are not factually based". The world number one female played in the game instead and lost to Riggs 6-2 6-1.
'I don't know what to do with a baby. I think that's really what it boils down to.
"They might say women's basketball players", Colbert said. John McEnroe expressed his opinion, opening up a Pandora's Box in the process. "This is not something that has been earth shattering, that I feel there's a difference in the level of the women and the men".
Now let's follow up on a remark by John McEnroe. "And I think that deep down we're talking about something - I can't even believe we're talking about it".
"It sort of took me aback".
When she saw the results, Williams revealed, "I did a double take and my heart dropped".
Williams said she intends to return to the pro tennis circuit in January next year. The men are a lot faster and they serve harder, they hit harder, it's just a different game. You don't mix up the divisions. However, John McEnroe, a retired tennis player considered one of the greats, doesn't seem to have his head around this yet.
The whole issue of where certain women would rank on the men's tour is largely irrelevant, which McEnroe acknowledged.
Williams was examined by a doctor who assured her she could play the Australian Open without harm to the fetus.
Considering just how much more history and money Serena has made, she no longer felt the need to have another exchange with the tennis legend. He won four US Open and three Wimbledon singles titles.
After England's best performance of the tournament, Aidy Boothroyd will be hoping for a repeat effort against Germany. The Three Lions really hit their straps in the final group game as they comfortably dispatched hosts Poland 3-0.
Moorman always meant to be a transitional CEO, he said, and he participated in the months-long search for a permanent replacement. He is a native of Galveston, Texas, where his father worked for the Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway.
The only other Oiler to be named league MVP is Wayne Gretzky , who won the award eight consecutive times between 1980 and 1987. McDavid also won the Ted Lindsay Award, given to the leagues most outstanding performer in a vote of his fellow players.
California's largest fire, covering almost 10 square miles (26 sq. kilometers) in Riverside County, is 86 percent contained. Personnel still assigned to the fire will likely reassess their plan after four to five days of monitoring, Prescott said.
That didn't stop emulation enthusiasts from playing it, but now, Nintendo is officially releasing it on the miniature machine. The buzz is that there will be pre-orders available at the Nintendo website just as they did with the Nintendo Switch.
She used a.50 caliber Desert Eagle firearm which authorities recovered from the grass near the house. Perez is pregnant, and the couple's 3-year-old daughter saw Ruiz get shot, TwinCities.com reported .
According to Sony , the unit had already set up a record cutting machine to make lacquer masters at a Tokyo recording studio. Sony Music Entertainment said this week it will begin pressing vinyl records again, ending an nearly three-decade hiatus.
Last week, Comey testified in a Senate hearing that he believed he was sacked "because of the Russian Federation investigation". Flynn, Trump's former national security adviser, and when that did not work, firing Comey with a false pretextual explanation.
It is a business. "To have teammates that encourage you, that lift you up, that's what we all need in life", he said. The answer after he failed to win a fourth National Basketball Association championship is no he is not.
February 20, 2015: NHTSA orders Takata to pay $14,000 per day for an inadequate response to the defect probe. As for the mark, it is likely to disappear once the case is settled, which could take time.
They also discussed the Northern Ireland peace process. "I will not, of course, rescind that invitation". They discussed the supply and confidence agreement between the Conservatives and the DUP as well.
French Far-right's Le Pen Faces Funding Scandal Probe
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A Trump-Putin Meeting Is Happening Next Week
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After WannaCry, Microsoft amps up security updates
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EU, Britain agree on timetable for Brexit talks
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Google faces 2.42 bn euros fine for antitrust rules breach
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Mexico Eliminates Host Russia From Confederations Cup
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Teen who fell from Six Flags ride remains hospitalized
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