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"i'm no sexist says Rafa's uncle Toni

Published 1409 GMT (2209 HKT) September 24, 2014
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Toni Nadal has questioned the wisdom of appointing a female to captain Spain's Davis Cup team. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images/file
Gala Leon Garcia was appointed captain of Spain's Davis Cup team by the Spanish Tennis Federation (STF). CRISTINA QUICLER/AFP/Getty Images
Garcia is the fifth female captain of a Davis Cup team, according to the International Tennis Federation. CRISTINA QUICLER/AFP/Getty Images
Andy Murray appointed former French star Amelie Mauresmo as his coach in June. The Scot tweeted in support of Garcia following the announcement by the STF. Julian Finney/Getty Images/file