Billie Jean King wins 1973 ‘Battle of the Sexes’ tennis match

Billie Jean King wins 1973 ‘Battle of the Sexes’ tennis match

On September 20, 1973, top women’s tennis player Billie Jean King defeated former No. 1 men’s tennis player Bobby Riggs in a “Battle of the Sexes” match. , 6–3, 6–3. More than 30,000 people watched the game at the Houston Astrodome, and another 90 million people around the world watched it on TV. It is … Read more