Berating the #Umpire, or Spewing #Racism?


We all know #tennis #players (okay a lot of #athletes) get hot tempered on court.

If they aren't screaming at the poor (rich, really) schlumps in the player's box, they curse themselves or hiss over the net at their opponents or rail at the line judges. When they're being really bad they take it out on the umpire.

Some of them aren't in a bad mood at all -- until something the umpire does or doesn't do triggers an outburst. Some are simply under the pressure of the game, playing with intensity an…