Transsexual Tennis Player, 9/23/76
Divi- Ox- Transsexual Wins Game As Woman 1 New on a nas not by husav.;pro deep-set browa eyes, high ;-*""E=s cheek bones and soft, feminine- 2 ' features. E vou met her at ! cockiafl parfe? you wouldn't dismdiEed to "ask her for a cisss. she can give a j^. 5^,^ Richards date. -Her voice has a throaty quality. She is ariica-1 late and bright with a pleasant.: low key personality. There an unrcistakable geatility tal- ! is she] man or woman once she puts racket ia her hand? The Wonien's Tennis Assod; was atioa insists she should not] compete in women's fouma-i mesls. Tae U.S. Tessas Association, reacting to Dr. the ladies' division of Brown, forthcoming Open cham-]afier of the pionships at Forest chromosome sex tests I er competitors. li'sjwho got national issue suddenly j into the laps of tisejhis wife a nm in sports" and lishmeais. Fans are in a eadi'dary. OFFENSE SOLJD The controversial transsexual; anything but a two-head-' solid, walk. ;ed monster when she as a woman Sat-jgold medal *-7 -2,urday ia the S60.000 iWeefc Tournament here, beat- jiag 23ryear-oM Ca*? andlHouston, a former college' 6-0, 6-2. lis rated a iEss -Beeae got only points in tfae first set, with Renee's pace. TheJpuni j doctor tired visibly ia set and at liases it ap-j walked.:peared she might score Thomp-jgei away. , * on then balked toj Although taH In * J with tremendous stride home-reach, she played e ;mne grace. into | normal circumstances.