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Monte-Carlo Masters is a Straight Ally

Season 2, Ep. 14

Welcome back to The Gay Tennis Podcast! In this episode, we discuss why the Monte-Carlo Masters is a hot straight ally. We then recap the tournament, spend a lot of time talking about Stefanos Tsitsipas, and thank the gay gods for showering us with many tennis gifts this past week. We also discuss how tennis is making its way into pop culture, with shoutouts to Zendaya and DeuxMoi.

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