James Scott "Jimmy" Connors (born September 2, 1952, in East St. Louis, Illinois)[1] is a umwhile Warld No. 1 tennis player frae the Unitit States.

Jimmy Connors
ABN-tennistoernooi in Rotterdam Jimmy Corners in actie (kop), Bestanddeelnr 929-6576.jpg
Connors at the 1978 ABN Tennis Tournament hauldin his Wilson T2000 steel racket.
Fou nameJames Scott Connors
Kintra Unitit States
ResidenceSanta Barbara, Californie
Born (1952-09-02) 2 September 1952 (age 67)
East St. Louis, Illinois
Hicht1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Turned pro1972
Retired1996
PlaysLeft-haundit (twa-haundit backhaund)
Prize money$8,641,040
Int. Tennis HOF1998 (member page)
Career record1253–279
Career titles109 (ATP – 1st o aw-time)
Heichest rankinNo. 1 (Julie 29, 1974)
Australian OpenW (1974)
French OpenSF (1979, 1980, 1984, 1985)
WimbledonW (1974, 1982)
US OpenW (1974, 1976, 1978, 1982, 1983)
Tour FinalsW (1977)
WCT FinalsW (1977, 1980)
Career record174–78
Career titles16
Australian Open3R (1974)
French OpenF (1973)
WimbledonW (1973)
US OpenW (1975)
Davis CupW (1981)
Last updatit on: July 5, 2014.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Holding Court". Vogue. August 1, 2007. Retrieved September 11, 2009.