We all have ours. Bud Collins still can't say Martina Navratilova's name right. Pam Shriver was annoying during the U.S. Open with her butchering of Yanina Wickmayer (and for many other reasons). And don't even get me started on Gael Monfils (pictured).
Of the major sports, tennis is arguably the most internationally diverse, which makes keeping straight the pronunciations of everyone's name is an endeavor in and of itself. To help, globo.com asked journalists from a dozen countries to correctly pronounce the names of their nation's most well-known players. Click the link, scroll down a bit and enjoy the show.
- Pam Shriver
- Bud Collins