Caroline Wozniacki Deemed Racist for Impersonation of Serena Williams


Female tennis player, Caroline Wozniacki is receiving tons of backlash due to her recent impersonation on the court of friend, Serena Williams. She padded her top and bottom and is now being deemed a racist.

The Danish 22-year-old Danish stars in a recent video of her skit performed at Roger Federer Tour in Sao Paolo, Brazil that has gone viral.

Wozniacki hasn't commented but her rep told ABC news that, 'It was all in good fun as Serena is one of her closest friends on tour.'

The spectators seemed to find her little show to be quite entertaining while many other found it to be disrespectful and even racist.A poll was conducted among Huffington Post's Black Voices section and the a whopping 40 percent of voters felt that it was a racist act.

'This is an old racist trope about our supposed hypersexuality and sexual abnormality,' said Twitter user @hazzarDeuce on the Black Voices Twitter page.

This was also the subject of discussion on the morning television show, The View.

'I know they are friends, but still, inside it does something to me, because we've been made fun of for so long for different parts of our bodies,' Sherri Shepherd. 'And to see Serena Williams reduced to this, I don't like it.'

On the other hand, Elisabeth Hasselbeck didn't believe there were any racist undertones. 'I think this is inside stuff that they always do,' she said.

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