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#RememberWhensdays, Althea Gibson, Darlene Hard, Tennis, Wimbledon -

Althea Gibson wasn’t fazed by the 100-degree heat on Wimbledon’s Centre Court. The top seed wasn’t worried about the 17,000 spectators gathered in the stands. The pressure of becoming the first black tennis player to win the prestigious Grand Slam tournament didn’t concern her either. After an easy straight-sets (6-3, 6-2) victory over Darlene Hard, […]

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