Wimbledon

Althea Gibson

Before US Women’s Soccer There Was Althea Gibson

As a young girl, Althea Gibson worked as a sharecropper and later in 1957, also caught the public’s attention as the first person of color to win at Wimbledon.

07/13/2015

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Tennis Player Calls Carmelo Anthony “Soft”

Coco Vandeweghe on her favorite team’s star player, “He is a bit soft.”

07/02/2015

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BLOG: Billie Jean King’s Philadelphia Freedoms

I recently had lunch with tennis legend Billie Jean King for my “Lunch with Lesley” series on CBS 3 .

06/01/2011