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  Jimmy Connors - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
James Scott ("Jimmy") Connors (born September 2, 1952 in East St. Louis, Illinois) is a former American tennis champion who was the World No. 1 player for 5 consecutive years.
Connors also got the better of another of the next generation of tennis stars, Ivan Lendl, in the US Open final in both 1982 and 1983.
Connors was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island in 1998 and has his own star on the St.
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 Jimmy Connors at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
For five straight years, Jimmy Connors was ranked #1 in the world between 1974 and 1978 and won the US Open five times.
Connors, who celebrated his 39th birthday during the tournament, only made the event as a wild-card entry, but made an improbable run through the Open, losing in the semifinals to eventual finalist Jim Courier.
In 1998 Jimmy Connors was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island.
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 Jimmy Connors
Jimmy Connors - Connors, Jimmy (James Scott Connors, Jr.), 1952–, American tennis player, b.
Connors doubles with Reebok on Hard Court promo.
(Jimmy Connors who is under contract with Converse Inc. wore Nike shoes in the......
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 Jimmy Connors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
A left-hander who uses the two-handed backhand, Jimmy Connors was deprived of a shot at the grand slam in 1974.
Jimmy Connors I've played tennis for, geez, 20 years or so, played at the "open" level for a short time (and this was open level in Tucson, not national of course), so finally getting to...
Jimmy Connors at Forest Hills Jimmy Connors at the US Open at Forest Hills Stadium in Forest Hills New York.
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 Tennis quotes - You can quote me on that!
According to his mother, “Jimmy was taught to be a tiger on the court.
When he was young, if I had a shot I could hit down his throat, I did.
And I’d say, ‘See, Jimmy, even your mother will do that to you.’” Fein even delves into the gritty detail of players’ personal lives.
www.tennisquotes.com   (414 words)

  
 97th U.S. Mens Tennis: Guillermo Vilas beats Jimmy Connors (26 63 75 60) September 11 in History
97th U.S. Mens Tennis: Guillermo Vilas beats Jimmy Connors (26 63 75 60) September 11 in History
97th U.S. Mens Tennis: Guillermo Vilas beats Jimmy Connors (26 63 75 60)
The first time I see a jogger smiling, I'll consider it.
www.brainyhistory.com /events/1977/september_11_1977_150026.html   (54 words)

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