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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.

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Tokyo results

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Kerber sets up quarter-final showdown with Pliskova.

Angelique Kerber beat Daria Kasatkina 7-6, 6-3 to go through to the quarter-finals of the Toray Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.

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Muguruza through to the last-eight in Tokyo.

Garbine Muguruza celebrated her first match as world number one with a 6-4, 6-0 victory over Monica Pug at the Toray Pan Pacific Open.

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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.

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Davis Cup Semifinals

Sharapova speaks

Sloane Stephens

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Stephens: 'I think everyone's just still in shock.'

Sloane Stephens describes her journey to becoming U.S. Open champion after missing the tournament with an injured foot last year.

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Nadal Wins US Open Title

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Fans greet Nadal as he returns home to Mallorca.

Rafael Nadal returned to the Spanish island of Mallorca after claiming his 16th Grand Slam title at the US Open.

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Anderson: It's been a positive two weeks for me.

South Africa's Kevin Anderson was happy with his summer overall and his climb in the world rankings, despite his tough US Open loss to Rafael Nadal.

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US Open: Stephens Wins First Slam Title

Women's final

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Stephens' priceless reaction to hefty winner's check.

After winning her first major title, Sloane Stephens is awarded with $3.7 million and her reaction gets a laugh from everyone at Arthur Ashe Stadium.

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Hingis' Double-Doubles Titles

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Hingis, Murray top Chan, Venus for US Open title.

Martina Hingis and Jamie Murray clinched the US Open Mixed doubles title in a thrilling 6-1, 4-6, 10-8 win over Hao-Ching Chan and Michael Venus.

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Hingis-Chan win Women's doubles title.

Martina Hingis and Yung-Jan Chan beat Czech Republic's Katerina Siniakova and Lucie Hradecka in the Women's doubles final at the US Open.

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