Billie Jean King Interview about Battle of the Sexes

40 years later, tennis legend Billie Jean King looks back on her historic Battle of the Sexes tennis match against Bobby Riggs, who was 26 years her senior. In the interview, King says she was good friends with Riggs, and even talked to him the night before he died from prostate cancer, telling each other they love one another. She reflects on what the Battle of the Sexes match meant for women, tennis and gender equality. Related Article: Battle of the Sexes: History vs. Hollywood

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