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Battle of the Sexes star Steve Carell - Women are better than men at “most everything”

The 1973 tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs was a pivotal moment in the cultural perceptions of women and female athletes.  In the new film “Battle of the Sexes,” opening nationwide on Friday, September 29, actors Emma Stone and Steve Carell take on the roles of King and Riggs respectively, bringing the backstory of the match to the forefront.

Yahoo Sports sat down with Stone, Carell, Sarah Silverman and Billie Jean King, discussing a range of topics from the ongoing fight for equal pay in women’s sports to Carell’s wife besting him in almost every way.