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LOB RIGGS

Pubblicato il 26 aprile 2018

20 SEP 1973: BOBBY RIGGS PLAYS A LOB DURING A TENNIS CONTEST WITH BILLIE JEAN KING IN THE HOUSTON ASTRODOME. THE MATCH GREW OUT OF PUTDOWNS BY RIGGS ABOUT WOMENS TENNIS AND THE ROLE OF WOMEN TODAY AND SO THE $100,000 DOLLAR WINNER TAKES ALL GAME TOOK PLACE. THE 29 YEAR KING BEAT THE 55 YEAR OLD EX WIMBLEDON CHAMPION 6-4, 6-3, 6-3. Mandatory Credit: Allsport Hulton/Archive