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Riggs, King / Tennis Match #27840

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 20, 1973
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(Studio) Bobby Riggs and Billie Jean King to play tennis match at Houston Astrodome. Battle of sexes and of age and youth marks tennis match.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Houston, Texas) Bobby Riggs makes pre-match days into circus atmosphere. Billie Jean quietly, intensely practices game. [KING - believes preparation most important] [RIGGS - questions Billie Jean about taking it easy on old man.] [KING - refuses firmly.]
REPORTER: Ann Medina

(Studio) Match begins 8 p.m. EDT.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Reporter(s):
Medina, Ann;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:02:50

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