Roger Federer to miss French Open as he
The Week UKRoger Federer to miss French Open as he prepares for WimbledonThe Week UKArthur Ashe is the record-holder after defeating Jimmy Connors in the 1975 final at the age of 31." It makes sense, as clay has always been Federer's weakest surface – his win record at Roland Garros is a meagre 80 per cent. What's more, the Swiss ...and more »
Posted on 16 May 2017 | 7:40 am
How much will tennis miss Serena Williams? -
YourErieHow much will tennis miss Serena Williams?YourErieBut the next big female tennis star is probably already waiting in the wings. "Tennis is a global phenomenon and has been for a long time," said Synergy's Crow. "I remember when I was a kid, Bjorn Borg went and Jimmy Connors went and John McEnroe and ...and more »
Posted on 15 May 2017 | 11:16 am
Remembering Bernie Mitton, Former Top 50
ATP World TourRemembering Bernie Mitton, Former Top 50 PlayerATP World Tour48 in the Emirates ATP Rankings, also recorded wins against all-time greats John McEnroe, Jimmy Connors, John Newcombe and Arthur Ashe. Mitton even helped Ashe beat Connors during the 1975 Wimbledon final. Mitton had prevailed against Connors ...
Posted on 9 May 2017 | 9:10 am
Accadde Oggi: quando la forza fu con Jimmy
Ubi TennisAccadde Oggi: quando la forza fu con Jimmy ConnorsUbi TennisE un anno dopo l'elezione della “Lady di ferro”, il 4 maggio 1980, a quattro mesi dall'uscita del secondo capitolo di Star Wars, la forza fu decisamente con Jimmy Connors alla Reunion Arena di Dallas. Battendo John McEnroe 2-6 7-6 6-1 6-2, Jimmy ...
Posted on 4 May 2017 | 5:26 am
Tennis hall of famer Jimmy Connors trains
Belleville News-DemocratTennis hall of famer Jimmy Connors trains students in OFallon IL ...Belleville News-DemocratTennis hall of famer Jimmy Connors, who was born in East St. Louis, IL and lived in Belleville, IL, talks about his career, his mom, his two handed backhand shot, ...and more »
Posted on 27 April 2017 | 1:51 pm
Can Jimmy Connors Help Eugenie Bouchard?
Eugenie Bouchard continues to surprise the world. Only this time it’s not losing in the first round to an opponent outside the top one hundred, or refusing to shake an opponent’s hand. This time, it’s her choice of coach. As a season nothing short of ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:57 pm
BREAKING! Jimmy Connors New Coach for
Tennis - Eugenie Bouchard and Jimmy Connors are going to work together starting with the US Open. Jimbo is the new coach of the Canadian rising star .. Breaking News! Jimmy Connors is the new coach of Eugenie Bouchard! The 8-time Grand Slam champion was ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:42 pm
Eugenie Bouchard working with tennis legend
Canadian Eugenie Bouchard is working with tennis legend Jimmy Connors on a temporary basis in preparation for the U.S. Open. Bouchard said in a statement through her agent Mary Jane Orman that she has been friends with Connors for a few years and that the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:30 pm
Eugenie Bouchard working with tennis great
NEW YORK -- Eugenie Bouchard is getting a little help from Jimmy Connors ahead of the US Open. A statement issued by Bouchard's management company Thursday said Bouchard and Connors have "no long-term plans at this time" for a coaching arrangement.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:10 pm
Eugenie Bouchard enlists the help of legend
Former Wimbledon finalist Eugenie Bouchard has been working with Jimmy Connors ahead of the US Open, prompting speculation she will appoint the eight-time grand slam champion as her new coach. Connors was seen on court with Bouchard while she practised on ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:54 pm