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BATTLE AGAINST AIDS TO HIT THE TENNIS COURT

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Elton John and Billie Jean King are taking their fight against AIDS to court. The tennis court.

The singer and the former Wimbledon champion will play tennis together in a Los Angeles tournament to benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation.The Sept. 22-23 event, Smash Hits, will also feature a private concert by John and an invitation-only dinner with Lily Tomlin.

Among the tennis pros and other celebrities scheduled to take part in the tourney are Elizabeth Taylor, John McEnroe, Don Henley and Chris Evert.

John said he and King intend to make the tournament an annual event.