Multiple people attacked cartoonist Mark Knight for a racist cartoon he released of Serena, because of what happened recently, where the judge of the match accused her of cheating, Serena went off on him demanding an apology, saying “I’d rather lose, than cheat”, saying that he stole a point from her because he claimed she was being coached during the game.
Her coach released a statement:
Mark Knight released this racist cartoon:
— Mark Knight (@Knightcartoons) September 10, 2018
Depicting Serena Williams as a sore loser. Naomi Osaka was awarded the game after the outburst.
JK Rowling, and many other atheletes and celebs bashed the Cartoonist.
JK Rowling said:
“Well done on reducing one of the greatest sportswomen alive to racist and sexist tropes and turning a second great sportswoman into a faceless prop.”
Mark Knight tried to defend himself saying that’s how he draws, but in the picture itself fans pointed out that the other weren’t drawn with such features, and so exaggerated.