Date: 9/20/1973
Sport: Tennis
Event: Fresh off of his victory over No. 1-ranked women's player Margaret Court, Bobby Riggs attempted to continue his campaign of athletic male superiority by facing Billie Jean King. The 29-year-old King defeated a 55-year-old Riggs in straight sets 6-4, 6-3, 6-3.
Complex says: So she mercilessly beat a man 25 years her senior in front of a huge audience? Yeah, we've seen a movie like that once.