Barbora Strycova advanced to the quarterfinals at the Pan Pacific Open by beating fourth-seeded Johanna Konta 7-5, 7-6 (5) Thursday. Read more ...
Lessons still to be learned from 'Battle of the Sexes'
Billie Jean King and Emma Stone sit down with Julie Foudy to discusses the new film about King's legendary match against Bobby Riggs.
Pliskova eases through to third round in Tokyo
Karolina Pliskova got through to the third round of the Toray Pan Pacific Open after she beat Magda Linette 6-2, 6-1 in Tokyo.
On this date: King defeats Riggs in 'Battle of the Sexes'
On September 20, 1973, Billie Jean King defeated Bobby Riggs in just three sets in what become known as the "Battle of the Sexes." King's victory is considered a milestone in women's tennis as the public began accepting women in the sport.
Garbine Muguruza began her reign as No. 1 with a 6-4, 6-0 win over Monica Puig on Wednesday, earning a spot in the quarterfinals of the Pan Pacific Open. Read more ...