Tennis

Navratilova Escaped Oppression For U.S., So She's Not About To Stop Speaking Out

Navratilova Escaped Oppression For U.S., So She's Not About To Stop Speaking Out

After more than 40 years on the tennis circuit, the tournaments and sites tend to run together in Martina Navratilova's mind.

New Haven? She made five visits to the city for various events, the last in 2004 as a doubles finalist at the Pilot Pen.

"I remember always walking away with a Yale T-shirt or a sweatshirt afterward," Navratilova said Thursday.

Navratilova was reminded that she particularly enjoyed a Thai restaurant in New Haven. Maybe, but the self-proclaimed foodie was less focused on culinary exploring when she was still a competitive player.

These days, the 60-year-old tennis legend has more time to indulge her palate. So when she returns to...

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