Billie Jean King: Was Her 1973 Match With Bobby Riggs Fixed?

Billie Jean King: Was Her 1973 Match With Bobby Riggs Fixed?

In 1973, 29-year-old Billie Jean King, a five-time Wimbledon champion, squared off against 55-year-old male chauvinist, Bobby Riggs, in a $100,000 winner-takes-all match. So, is there any truth to the rumor that Bobby threw the match on purpose to pay off the mob?