David eager to follow in Billie Jean's footsteps
Kingston upon Hull (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Nicol David, the squash great whose nine-year stint as world number one may never be surpassed, wants to follow the example of women's sports pioneer Billie Jean King when her playing days are done.
Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs Movie Opens on September 22
Get More Sports (blog)
According to Screen Daily, Fox Searchlight will release Battle Of The Sexes on September 22. Emma Stone, coming off of her Oscar winning performance in La La Land, plays pioneering Grand Slam champion female tennis player Billie Jean King, who took ...
Billie Jean King Defends US Women's Stance For Equality In Hockey
Today tennis legend and a champion of gender equality, Billie Jean King stopped by our CBS 3 studios and talked about the importance of this fight. “It's very important. It's about equality. It's about being on the right side of history. It's so ...
Emma Stone's Billie Jean King Biopic Gets Awards-Season Release Date
Fox Searchlight has given an awards season release date to “Battle of the Sexes,” starring Emma Stone as Billie Jean King and Steve Carell as Bobby Riggs. The film is scheduled to debut on Sept. 22. Variety first reported in 2015 Stone was attached to ...
In 1970: Eight top fem netters defy USLTA
Instead the eight ladies – Mrs. King, Peaches Bartkowicz, Nancy Richey, Rosemary Casals, Valerie Zeigenfuss and Kristy Pigeon of the U.S. and Australia's Kerry Melville and Judy Tegart Dalton – decided to compete for a $5,000 purse. In the past the ...
BC MLAs' Public Disclosures Aren't Accessible Online – So, We've Posted Them
Vancouver-Quilchena. YAMAMOTO, Hon. Naomi Minister of State for Emergency Preparedness North Vancouver-Lonsdale. Party in power (remaining BC Liberals). ASHTON, Dan Penticton. BING, Dr. Doug Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows. DALTON, Marc ... STURDY, Jordan ...
Original 9 Remembered At US Open
WTA Tennis (press release)
Billie Jean King, Rosie Casals, Nancy Richey, Valerie Ziegenfuss, Kerry Melville Reid and Judy Tegart Dalton all reunited in New York for semifinals day. Peaches Bartkowicz, Kristy Pigeon and Julie Heldman unfortunately couldn't attend the ceremony led ...
2015 US Open
View highlights of the 2015 U.S. Open Tennis Championships, a hardcourt Grand Slam tournament in New York City, held Aug. 31-Sept. 13, 2015. Left: Top-seeded Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a backhand to Roger Federer (2) of Switzerland during their ...