What they are saying
Reaction to the death of Althea Gibson:
Althea was one of the true pioneers of our sport. Her remarkable career should be an inspiration to all of us. She's going to be deeply missed.
-- WTA Tour chief executive Larry Scott
She was very mindful of the fact that she had achieved greatness and yet was not able to receive the rewards that would normally accompany achievements like hers.
-- Former New York Mayor David Dinkins, a longtime friend
Her accomplishments set ...
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