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“I Had to Be the Bad Guy in This” – John McEnroe Was Not Happy With Williams Sisters’ ‘King Richard’ Over One Important Scene

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When we talk about American tennis legends, the name John McEnroe more or less tops the list. The 63-year-old defector is one of those rare players who has a unique record to his name. He is the only male player to hold the world number one position at the same time in singles and doubles.

Other than his involvement in sports as a player and commentator, McEnroe has also been a part of documentaries and TV series. He was also portrayed as himself in the movie “King Richard” produced by the Williams sisters. Recently, McEnroe was on YouTube channel GQ Sports, discussing the movie.

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John McEnroe was not happy with the way his character was portrayed

Yesterday, John McEnroe was seen smashing tennis scenes from various movies. In one scene, McEnroe’s character is portrayed as a rude “bad guy.” The tennis legend was not a fan of this particular scene and was very disappointed.

They’re jogging, and here’s Venus and Serena Williams as little girls. So I was there, and I said at the time, ‘Okay, let’s see what I got’, obviously, what am I going to do, walk away and not see what they got when they come? Come on,Ex-scientist #1 said.

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He went on to say,But for some reason, I had to be the bad guy at this and be like, ‘Ah, forget it. I can’t handle like stopping training for 10 minutes. Are you kidding? I love stopping training for 10 minutes.’

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McEnroe praises Serena Williams

Once McEnroe told Fox News, she claimed that Serena Williams is undoubtedly the most accomplished athlete in history. The The 40-year-old has won a total of 39 Grand Slam tournaments, including 23 singles titles, 14 women’s doubles titles and 2 mixed doubles titles.

According to McEnroe, Serena is right up there with the likes of Michael Jordan and Tom Brady in terms of athletic greatness. Serena recently finished her illustrious career at the US Open. Although her reasons are presented in a detailed article from Vogue, the 23-time Grand Slam singles champion has given some hints about her possible return to the Tour in the future.

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Do you think Serena will return to the competition next season? Let us know in the comments.

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