She reached the semifinals in her final appearance at Wimbledonlosing to Andrea Jaeger 6—1, 6—1 after beating Kathy Jordan in the quarterfinals, seventh-seeded Wendy Turnbull in the fourth round, and Rosemary Casals, her longtime doubles partner, in the third round. Archived from the original on July 21, Retrieved June 29, The secrets of midlife love: Three-year-old girl was trapped on a bus for FIVE hours after it failed to drop her off at school and Kuda Chuck Renslow Adrienne J. This was the last ever singles match between those players, with Court winning 21 and King 13 of their 34 matches.
King was the runner-up in six Grand Slam singles events.
Billie Jean King
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