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  1. Pioneering black women join together to honor Gibson

    Respect was what black tennis players were denied before the late Althea Gibson broke the color barrier. Respect is what Gibson demanded with her historic championships a half century ago.

    Story | Conversation | August 27, 2007
  2. Are the women ahead of the men?

    Darren Rovell

    It's possible more fans will come through the turnstiles at the U.S. Open for the next two weeks hoping to catch a glimpse of the women rather than men.

    PackageStory | August 25, 2002
  3. 2012 U.S. Open -- Is debate about sets played or good tennis?

    Jane McManus

    Debate about whether women deserve equal pay at Grand Slam tournaments continues. But is it really about how many sets they play or good tennis?

    Story | Conversation | August 24, 2012
  4. Games We're Watching: What we're watching, er, DVRing

    Abigail Lorge

    Deep into the second week of the Australian Open, it's easy to identify the tennis fans among us. They're the ones nodding off at their desks, converting temperatures to Celsius, and considering getting chest tattoos, a la women's finalist Li Na of China.

    Blog | Conversation | January 27, 2011
  5. Fever-Liberty Preview

    Fever-Liberty Preview

    Preview | July 18, 2008
  6. Joyner-Kersee, Franklin to celebrate Gibson's legacy at U.S Open

    Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Aretha Franklin, Carol Moseley Braun and other pioneering black women will come together on the U.S. Open's opening night to celebrate the legacy of late tennis star Althea Gibson.

    Story | Conversation | August 14, 2007
  7. The U.S. Open is the place to be

    Patrick Hruby

    Not a tennis junkie? Doesn't matter. Patrick Hruby has eight reasons you need to watch the U.S. Open. And yes, one of them is Miss Sharapova.

    Story | Conversation | August 28, 2006