Extract from LITTLE WONDER by Sasha Abramsky

Battle of the Sexes The summer of her second Wimbledon win, in 1888, Lottie Dod, now aged sixteen, invited three of the best male tennis players of her age to a series of sporting duels. This was a full eighty-five years before sports’ most famous battle of the sexes, when, in 1973, an ageing Bobby … Continue reading Extract from LITTLE WONDER by Sasha Abramsky