Tennis Ace Martina Navratilova Blasts ‘Insane’ Practice of Allowing Transgenders to Compete against Biological Women

The nine-times Wimbledon champion, 62, claims transgender women in sport are ‘cheating’ unless they have irreversible surgery to change their anatomy.   This is the second time Navratilova has spoken out on the subject, following a furious Twitter row with transgender female cycling champion Rachel McKinnon at the end of last year.  Writing in the Sunday Times today, she said: “To put my argument at its most basic: a man can decide to be female, take hormones if required by whatever sporting organization, win everything in sight and perhaps earn a small fortune, and then reverse his decision and go back to making babies. It’s insane and it’s cheating.”  Read more: