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King's Battle of Sexes win over Riggs resonates 40 years later

Billie Jean King speaks to fans on March 12, 2013 in Indian Wells, California.Billie Jean King defeated Bobby Riggs in the legendary tennis "Battle of the Sexes" exactly 40 years ago Friday, serving notice of a new era dawning. Before 30,472 people at the Houston Astrodome, still the largest crowd ever to watch a US tennis match, a 29-year-old King beat 55-year-old Riggs 6-4, 6-3, 6-3, in a victory hailed in 1973 as a triumph for women's equality.