However, the world's third-ranked men's player does not necessarily agree with the assessments of Williams and WTA chief executive Steve Simon that umpires treat women players differently from men.
Williams received one of her violations for smashing her racket, but over the past two decades, men have received 86 percent of the racket abuse code violations.
Barbora Strycova has rubbished Serena Williams' claim that her treatment by the umpire in the recent US Open final was sexist, and said she only started complaining because she was losing.
Williams doubled down after the match, believing that Ramos' docking her a game for verbal abuse was tantamount to sexism.More news: More than 80,000 without power in North Carolina as Florence moves closer
But the U.S. Tennis Association and Women's Tennis Association have come out in support of Williams, which has angered the umpire community. The chair official first penalized Williams for illegal on-court coaching, which she denied and said she did not see.
"WTA defence surpised me". She used her powerful serve and groundstrokes to outhit Williams in the final on Saturday. It added that US Open organizers confirmed Ramos' decisions when they chose to fine Williams for the three offenses. "He never took a game from a man because he said "thief".
"I've always thought that Kei (Nishikori) is a super good role model on the men's side and I wish that there was one on the women's side".
The International Tennis Federation supported Ramos in a statement released Monday, saying that his decisions were "in accordance with the relevant rules and were re-affirmed by the US Open's decision to fine Serena Williams for the three offenses".
However, a perusal of Knight's body of editorial cartoons shows that no one is safe from his criticism and he regularly depicts all sorts of public figures in an unflattering light, grossly exaggerating their physical features.