WATCH TenniStory: How Althea Gibson Broke Racial Barrier in Tennis

Without Althea Gibson's effort to break the racial barrier, there would be no Williams Sisters in tennis. In this edition of TenniStory, we learn how African American Althea Gibson overcame the odds and opened the doors for future minorities.

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TenniStory illustrates countless stories in tennis that define the history, heart, and spirit behind the sport. An extraordinary short form series that takes viewers beyond the court exploring stories of the players and the game, from personal trials and triumphs to how these pioneers changed the sport.

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