By si.robi – Osaka WMQ15 (6), CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=42004103 This young lady is a strong bi-racial woman that reps her Japanese and Haitian roots.
Althea Gibson became the first African-American woman to win a US national tennis championship. Source: https://blackthen.com/%E2%80%8Bseptember-8-1957-althea-gibson-makes-tennis-history/
Tennis legend Althea Gibson was born. Source: http://blackhistorydaily.com/black_history/althea_gibson.html
American professional tennis integrates for the first time. Source: https://www.bet.com/news/sports/2013/07/29/this-day-in-black-history-july-29-1940.html
Serena Williams is not only one of the greatest female athletes of all time, but one of the greatest athletes of all time male or
*Serena Williams experienced soreness in her left knee during the Hopman Cup on Tuesday in Perth, causing her to retire from the tournament – not