Jimmy Connors

Jimmy Connors - USA
7 months ago

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...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
Ivan Lendl, On this day 18.03.2021
9 months ago

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

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Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
On this day 02.03.2021
9 months ago

March 10, 2008: The day Federer beat his idol Sampras in an exhibition

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Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
John McEnroe OTD 9/3
9 months ago

March 9, 1980: The day John McEnroe lost again to Argentina in Davis Cup

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Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
John McEnroe, On This Day
9 months ago

March 8, 1980: The day José Luis Clerc got the best of John McEnroe at Davis Cup

On this day in tennis history, John McEnroe lost for the first time...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
John McEnroe and Jimmy Connors, On This Day
9 months ago

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...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
Ivan Lendl, On this day, February 5
10 months ago

February 5, 1975: The day Ivan Lendl and Larry Stefanki played without an umpire

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Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
Andy Murray
10 months ago

The ultimate challengers: which ATP legends also made history on the challenger circuit?

News that Andy Murray will likely hit the challenger circuit next month got...
Chris Oddo
11 months ago

January 17, 1982: Head-hunting Lendl wins most dramatic duel with Gerulaitis

Vitas Gerulaitis was in the driver's seat against Ivan Lendl in the 1982...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
Vitas Gerulaitis On this day 12.01.2021
11 months ago

January 12, 1980: The day Vitus Gerulaitis said: “No one beats Vitus Gerulaitis 17 times in a row”

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Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
Jimmy Connors, On this day 8/
11 months ago

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

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Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
On this day 04.01.2021
11 months ago

January 4, 1981: The day Brian Teacher won his first and only Grand Slam title

Every day, Tennis Majors looks back at some of the biggest moments in...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
Vilas OTD 01_02
11 months ago

January 2, 1980: The day Guillermo Vilas won his fourth and last Grand Slam title

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Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
11 months ago

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...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
Lendl on this day
11 months ago

December 20, 1994: Lendl bids sombre farewell to tennis

Ivan Lendl was 34 years old when a severe back injury forced him...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski