May 28, 1980: The day Jimmy Connors won over the Paris crowds

Every day, Tennis Majors takes you back in time to relive a tennis event which happened on this specific day. On May 28, 1980, Jimmy Connors won over the Parisian fans with a gritty comeback victory over French player Jean-Francois Caujolle

May 4, 1980: A title for Jimmy Connors amidst challenge of new generation

Every day, Tennis Majors takes you back in time to relive a tennis event which happened on this specific day. On May 4, 1980, Jimmy Connors defeated John McEnroe in the now disappeared World Championship Tennis Finals in Dallas

March 18, 1984: The day a bomb scare stopped Lendl vs. Connors in Rotterdam

Each day, Tennis Majors takes you back in time to an important moment in the sport’s history. On March 18, 1984, a bomb scare halted the Rotterdam final between Ivan Lendl and Jimmy Connors. It was never resumed.

February 24, 1984: The day Connors and McEnroe finally join forces in Davis Cup

Not so convinced by the interest to make himself available for the Davis Cup, Jimmy Connors had never played a tie with John McEnroe until February 24, 1984, with the United States playing Romania in Bucharest. The Americans secured the win, but were unable to grab the trophy at the end.

January 10, 1982: Connors and McEnroe nearly come to blows in Chicago

On this day in 1982, Jimmy Connors and John McEnroe were at each other’s throats in Chicago. The epic five-setter was one of their testiest battles on record.

January 8, 1978: When the Masters Cup final between Connors and Borg sparked a No.1 debate

Every day, Tennis Majors looks back at some of the most iconic moments in tennis history. On January 8, 1978, the Masters Cup final sparked a No.1 debate between Jimmy Connors and Bjorn Borg.

January 1, 1974: Contrasting fortunes in Australian Open finals for engaged couple Connors and Evert

Tennis’s ‘first couple’ both reached the final of the Australian Open – but only one of them came away with the trophy.

November 15, 1981: The day Jimmy Connors and John McEnroe misbehaved at Wembley

On this day in 1981, two fierce rivals clashed in more ways than one at the Wembley Grand Prix.

October 17, 1975: Connors finally makes his Davis Cup debut

On this day in tennis history, the world No 1 finally stepped on to court to represent the United States in Davis Cup competition.

September 25, 1992: The day Jimmy Connors beat Martina Navratilova in the last “Battle of the Sexes”

Every day, Tennis Majors takes you back to one of the most iconic moments in tennis history. On September 25, 1992, Jimmy Connors and Martina Navratilova squared off in the last Battle of the Sexes match.