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Decades Before Venus And Serena, Matilda and Margaret Dominated Women’s Tennis

Decades before Venus and Serena Williams overpowered the sport of tennis, two other talented African American women changed the face of women’s tennis. Margaret and Matilda Peters, affectionately known as ‘Pete” and Repeat’. The Peters made history with their doubles record from the 1930s to the 1950s. At a time when African Americans were not […]

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