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Old Jun 17th, 2013, 11:34 AM   #151
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"King would play her last Grand Slam just a few weeks later at Wimbledon,"

Not true - she played the Australian Open at the end of that year, losing a close three-setter to Tanvier.
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Re: Billie Jean King Admiration Thread!

Watch this when you get a chance Barrie-it has great footage of Billie Jean from 1972 from the Slims tour.

Whores on Tour----the 1972 Virginia Slims of Denver
Title get your attention? This 13 minute piece from the BBC runs the gamut when it comes to themes and characters. Not only do we see Billie jean King, who dominated the tour in 1972; but others such as Nancy Richey, Francoise Durr, Ann (and Pip!) Jones, Julie Heldman, and even minor characters such as Jill Cooper.

And yes, someone does actually talk about "whores on tour"!

Please watch it and share your thoughts.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PXjoN3lfLcM
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Watch this when you get a chance Barrie-it has great footage of Billie Jean from 1972 from the Slims tour.

Whores on Tour----the 1972 Virginia Slims of Denver
Title get your attention? This 13 minute piece from the BBC runs the gamut when it comes to themes and characters. Not only do we see Billie jean King, who dominated the tour in 1972; but others such as Nancy Richey, Francoise Durr, Ann (and Pip!) Jones, Julie Heldman, and even minor characters such as Jill Cooper.

And yes, someone does actually talk about "whores on tour"!

Please watch it and share your thoughts.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PXjoN3lfLcM

Now that's awesome! Thank you


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