tennis legend billie jean king served up one. biggest moments in sports history when she took down bobby -- that was more than 40 years ago waging another battle. boardroom. i recently sat down with my good friend billie and marc benioff, the ceo of sales force to talk about how they're working together to fight for equality. billie jean king is phone for her legendary matches on the s passionate human rights activist. >> i felt like i've always walked on a tightrope trying to be good to people, kind to people but also to give them a way to start it is so difficult. >> reporter: which is why in 2014 she started the billie jean king leadership initiative to create equality in the workplace. >> we need more women and more african-american ceos and the lgbt community is important to be safe and be their authentic self. important to listen to the ceos. >> reporter: one ceo in particular is making a and leader of the groundbreaking company salesforce, one of the fastest growing technology companies in the world. >> billie is one of my
. >> she's just like -- yeah -- >> one of my hero, billie jean king. i i love her glasses. >> she loves her glasses. >> uh-huh. >> your character on the show does a lot of sketches so this is a play off your character's -- ? i went to our school so my character abbi is an illustrator as well and everything that she actually done and doing it on the show is kind of made me want to get back into it so, yeah, for the past like six months i've been working on this and it's been so much fun. >> draw what you imagine -- >> i did it at night after we were writing the show. it was very intense. i lost feeling in my fingers. >> you gave santa at hamptons house -- >> yes. and drives a mercedes. i feel like santa probably gifts himself a lot of nice things. >> who do you have. >> i have beyonce. very funny, cho lula, the hot sauce and "the secret." i'm sure that's what it is. >> i don't know if i got the right hot sauce brand. that's my brand. >> you did a thing of deodorant ban and said we do use the same brand. >> beyonce's bag is basically just me realizing th
now, serena tips her hat to the trailblazers who came before her, billie jean king, but she says that female athletes are still treated differently than men. she's trying to do her best to re-adjust that balance, but you know, it's a tough one. but today she's playing today. if she wins today, she'll become the winningest grand slam player ever. she will eclipse the great roger federer. enough said. >> that's a big milestone. meanwhile on the men's side. >> nadal out. clearing the way for andy murray to win the whole thing. >> i was exhausted watching that match, over four hours. running on fumes at that point. i almost passed out watching it. thanks, nick. >> let's go over to ginger to save paula. >> i will. tropical storm newton now traveling to cabo san lucas locations in the 60s. partly sunny, warm and muggy next couple of days with highs today in the low to mid 80s and for tomorrow. breezy south winds help the air to warm quickly today. rain and >>> and coming up here on "gma," after her death. >> death would have been a welcome relief from the pain and agony i felt. >> his diary
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. >> elton against tennis legend billie jean king and her team. >> going to kick their you know what. >> gave they are 24 years. >> we're all happy to be here. >> happy to be part of the cause. >> raising own $15 million over the years for elton john aids foundation. >> always been here for the aids crisis. >> thank all the players because it means a lot to us. >> used to playing the ivories inside the coliseum, tennis bringing new emotions. >> it's different rush. tennis is comp i know what i'm doing playing concerts. when mcenroe serves you a slice you can't deal with it. >> set up in front of sooizar's plas. >> i don't know why didn't shut the street down. >> kwloj it's going to work because of that. i think where it is. unbelievable. the atmosphere, lights on the check out the website. that's the beginning of the news from vegas, more food and entertainment coming up. >> see you in a little bit. dermot mulroney jumping into tv in "pure genius" look ago at cast in paley fest in beverly hills. makings of medical cutting edge medical technology might teach us something. i understand
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