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Today in Sports History

...All-Star game at Detroit's Briggs Stadium.1967 - Billie Jean King sweeps three titles at Wimbledon. King beats Ann Hayden...1973 in Houston for the Battle of the Sexes between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs.2011 - Ohio State vacates its wins...

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Today in Sports History

...defeating Dorothy Andrus and Sylvia Henrotin 6-3, 6-3.1973 - In the first all-U.S. women's Wimbledon final, Billie Jean King beats Chris Evert, 6-0, 7-5.1974 - In Munich, West Germany beats the Netherlands 2-1 to win soccer's...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-07/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...the All England Lawn Tennis Club by beating Darlene Hard 6-3, 6-2 in the women's singles title match.1968 - Billie Jean King wins her third consecutive women's singles title at Wimbledon by beating Australia's Judy Tegart 9-7, 7-5...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-06/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...Helen Wills Moody wins her eighth and final singles title at Wimbledon, defeating Helen Jacobs 6-4, 6-0.1966 - Billie Jean King wins the first of her six singles titles at Wimbledon, beating Maria Bueno of Brazil 6-3, 3-6, 6-1.1967...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-02/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...in 1973.1994 - Martina Navratilova sets a Wimbledon record, playing her 266th career match. Navratilova passes Billie Jean King's record of 265 when she and Manon Bollegraf beat Ingelisa Driehuis and Maja Muric 6-4, 6-2 in a doubles quarterfinal...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-06-29/today-sports-history
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USA LGBT

...So we send in the "A" team? (The LGBT team, if you will).Brian Boitano, Callie Cahow and Billie Jean King got the nod.Billie Jean King??????This is the Winter Olympics. Boitano and Cahow kicked butt as winter athletes.King is...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-06/usa-lgbt
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King speaks on Olympics, gay rights

NEW YORK - Billie Jean King's taxi ride home after the Sochi Olympics included a revelation.She learned Jason Collins joined the Brooklyn Nets, becoming...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-03-02/king-speaks-olympics-gay-rights
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Obama selects gay athletes for Sochi Olympic delegation

...of gays and lesbians with who he is - and isn't - sending to represent the United States at the Sochi Olympics.Billie Jean King will be one of two openly gay athletes in the U.S. delegation for the opening and closing ceremonies, Obama announced...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-12-18/obama-selects-gay-athletes-sochi-olymp
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Today In Sports History

...which stood for 12 years.2009 - Japan's Kimiko Date Krumm becomes the oldest winner of a WTA Tour tournament since Billie Jean King in 1983. Date Krumm, who turns 39 on Sept. 28, beats second-seeded Anabel Medina Garrigues 6-3, 6-3 for...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-09-27/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...1968 - Virginia Wade wins the U.S. Open, upsetting Billie Jean King, 6-4, 6-4.1969 - Australia's Rod Laver wins...5-7, 6-2 victory over Evonne Goolagong.1974 - Billie Jean King wins her fourth U.S. Open with a three-set triumph...

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