Tennis legend Billie Jean King has treated the audience at a Rochester speaking event to a few souvenirs
ROCHESTER, New York — Tennis legend Billie Jean King has treated the audience at a Rochester speaking event to a few souvenirs. The 72-year-old Hall of Famer was the keynote speaker Wednesday at an annual luncheon honoring the birthday of ...
Billie Jean King wanted equality more than trophies
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Hearing Billie Jean King address the sold-out crowd at the Susan B. Anthony luncheon in downtown Rochester on Wednesday was like listening to a women's rights history lesson. She talked about what she has learned about Anthony, the activist who lived ...
Tennis legend Billie Jean King appears at Susan B. Anthony Birthday Luncheon
She fought for gender equality on the courts -- helping to form the Women's Tennis Association among other things. We sat down for a chat after the luncheon, King says she's continuing that push off the courts now with the Billie Jean King Leadership ...
Sports: CLLAW-entine; Proud to Run; Chicago Sky; Billie Jean King; LGBTQ bowlers
Windy City Times
Former top-ranked professional tennis player and current World TeamTennis co-founder Billie Jean King will speak at The Executives' Club of Chicago's Women's Leadership Breakfast on Thursday, Feb. 11, at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park, 200 N.
Palm Beach County Health Care District considering 5 candidates for CEO
Candidates are Darcy Davis, the district's chief operating officer; Paul D. Echelard, a former senior vice president/chief operating officer at Broward Health; Calvin E. Glidewell, CEO of Broward Health Medical Center and Chris Evert Children's ...
Serena Williams' rivalry with Maria Sharapova is ''personal'' after she beats her AGAIN at the Australian Open
Chris Evert claimed Serena Williams wanted to beat Maria Sharapova for “personal and professional reasons” after the world No 1 romped to her 18th consecutive win over her Russian rival, writes Neil McLeman in Melbourne. While Roger Federer will meet ...
Serena Williams Quiets Growing Doubts in Australian Open Win vs. Maria Sharapova
An ESPN.com preview of the Aussie Open was titled, "Seriously? Little Faith in Serena Williams Down Under." That's because of the 12 experts, which included Chris Evert, Cliff Drysdale, Patrick McEnroe and several tennis writers, only two picked ...
Ronda Rousey joins Chris Evert, Nancy Kerrigan as female athlete SNL hosts
Former UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will host Saturday Night Live on Jan. 23, becoming the first MMA fighter and third female athlete to do so in the show's 41-year history. Figure skater Nancy Kerrigan and tennis player Chris Evert ...