#BBC News: #Tennis great King backs #US women’s ice #Hockey team’s equal pay stand

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#Tennis legend #BillieJeanKing has backed the #US women’s national ice #Hockey team in their high profile equal pay dispute.

#King, who co-founded the Women’s Tennis Association tour and won 12 #GrandSlam singles titles, succeeded in her campaign for the #USOpen to award equal prize money in the men’s and women’s tournaments in 1973.

Read more at: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-39296376

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