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The Original 9 and Their Fight for Gender Equality in Tennis

September 24, 2020

50 Years ago, 9 Female Tennis Players took a stand to fight for equality in tennis.

  1. Valerie Ziegenfuss
  2. Billie Jean King
  3. Nancy Richey
  4. Peaches Bartkowicz
  5. Judy Dalton
  6. Kerry Melville
  7. Rosie Casals
  8. Julie Heldman
  9. Kristy Pigeon

Equal Pay for Players at Grand Slams

US Open - 1973

Australian Open - 2001

Roland Garros - 2006

Wimbledon - 2007

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