Silver Screen Queens

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229: Battle of the Sexes

Published 4 October 2017 Hosted by Katie Molloy and Melissa Savage

In 1973, women’s number one Billie Jean King played former Wimbledon men’s champion Bobby Riggs in a highly publicised tennis match. At a time of surging overt bigotry, it’s a pertinent reminder of the battles that have been fought before, and need to be fought again.

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