Tennis champ, trailblazer Althea Gibson honored at US Open

FILE - In this Sept. 9, 1957, file photo, Althea Gibson smiles as she holds her trophies she won by capturing the National women's singles tennis championship at the West Side Tennis Club in Forest Hills, N.Y. Gibson won an amazing 11 Grand Slam titles in three years from 1956-58, including the French Open, Wimbledon and U.S. Open. On Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, the USTA will unveil a statue in her honor at the U.S. Open.

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