On 7th October 2017, R. S. Tumber was invited to the BAFTA movie screening of "Battle of the Sexes", at The May Fair Hotel, London. This great movie depicts the true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.
R. S. Tumber had the pleasure to speak with Billie Jean King (pictured with Tumber).
In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women's movement, the 1973 tennis match between women's world champion, Billie Jean King (Emma Stone - pictured wearing white) and ex-men's-champ and serial hustler, Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) was billed as the BATTLE OF THE SEXES. This became one of the most
watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers
around the world!