However, BBC Sport told Panorama “John and Martina perform different roles in the team, and John’s role is of a different scale, scope and time commitment.”
“They are simply not comparable. John’s pay reflects all of this, gender isn’t a factor.”
McEnroe appeared approximately 30 times for the BBC at Wimbledon last year whilst Navratilova appeared 10 times. But does that justify being paid just a tenth of her male counterpart’s pay?
In 2018, unequal pay should no longer be an issue. That’s why, this year, we’re hosting Changing the Ratio, a bold, home-grown initiative designed to drive diversity, inclusion and the promotion of women in Australia’s advertising, marketing and media landscape.
Sound good? Grab tickets here while they last! We’ve got some killer keynote speakers, and attendees will walk away with practical tools and case studies, not to mention game-changing ideas.