Althea Gibson Quotes

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Born: August 25, 1927, Silver, South Carolina, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: East Orange, New Jersey, USA, September 28, 2003
Occupation: Tennis tournament champion

1.
In sports, you simply aren't considered a real champion until you have defended your title successfully. Winning it once can be a fluke winning it twice proves you are the best.
- Althea Gibson

2.
In the field of sports you are more or less accepted for what you do rather than what you are.
- Althea Gibson

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