December 29, 2003
Althea Gibson76Was there ever a better female athlete than Gibson, who went to college on a basketball scholarship, became a tennis champion (infusing power into the women's game) and played on the LPGA tour? Her...
October 06, 2003 | Chris Ballard
November 29, 1999 | Michael Bamberger
JULY 6, 1957: ALTHEA GIBSON WINS WIMBLEDON
September 02, 1957 | Sarah Palfrey
Wimbledon was behind her, and the great victory which finally marked her as a champion. Now Althea Gibson (opposite) was at Sewickley, Pa. for the Wightman Cup matches played there a fortnight ago. I had come with...
July 15, 1957 | Joan Bruce
Queen Elizabeth watched Gibson and Hoad massacre the opposition at Wimbledon