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Let’s Play Trailer: The Battle of the Sexes!

The Battle of the Sexes – Billie Jean King (Emma Stone), Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) – Photo courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures

In 1973, the 55-year old Bobby Riggs (a former #1-ranked men’s tennis player) and 29-year old Billie Jean King (highly ranked on the women’s tennis circuit) played a match to see whether a man, even at his age, could beat a top flight woman player.

Battle of the Sexes is the story of both the match and the stories behind the scenes.

Battle of the Sexes will be in theaters on September 22nd.

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