international tennis star Billie Jean King won a record twenty Wimbledon championships and helped win equal treatment for women in sports.
Billie Jean King, Bobby Riggs - this was such a big deal in the '70's - Battle of the Sexes
This is what victory feels like! Billie Jean King ~ 1978 US Open
“Be bold. If you’re going to make an error, make a doozey, and don’t be afraid to hit the ball.” - Billie Jean King
"Champions keep playing until they get it right." Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King the primary mover of women's tennis. Finally honored when the US OPEN facility was renamed the USTA Billie Jean King Tennis Center.
#Tennis #Motivation: Champions keep on playing until they get it right ~ Billie Jean King
Great ladies from the 70's: Virginia Wade, Evonne Goolagong, Rosie Casals and Billie Jean King
1973 Billie Jean King w/ Yvonne Goolagong and Virginia Wade
"I thought it would set us back 50 years if I didn't win that match. It would ruin the women's tour and affect all women's self esteem." - Billie Jean King (1943)