Billie Jean King — Rose to the Challenge and Won Big for Women

Gary Ryan Blair
Sep 20 · 6 min read

An inspiring story about a very special lady

“Every decision should be a tactical advantage, period.” — Billie Jean King

On September 20, 1973…

Billie Jean King rose to the challenge and defeated Bobby Riggs to win the famous “Battle of the Sexes,” 6–4, 6–3…