Stan Wawrinka and Rafael Nadal headline
Stan Wawrinka and Rafael Nadal headline star-studded Brisbane InternationalFox SportsThey are Pete Sampras, Boris Becker, Stefan Edberg, Mats Wilander, Ivan Lendl, Jimmy Connors, Ken Rosewall, John Newcombe, Rene Lacoste and Henri Cochet. “Stan has perhaps the best single handed backhand in the world, so for him to be in Brisbane ...
Posted on 9 October 2016 | 6:01 am
Remembering Jim: Volvo Tournament director
Remembering Jim: Volvo Tournament director to be saluted Sunday at CranmoreConway Daily SunTennis champs Jimmy Connors and Ivan Lendl loved coming to North Conway. For the 1979 tournament, Connors had to leave by helicopter to get to Portland, Maine, to catch a flight to Los Angeles, as wife Patti McGuire Connors was about to give birth to ...
Posted on 7 October 2016 | 3:27 pm
Gerber: The tennis tale of JC and Nasty -
Florida TodayGerber: The tennis tale of JC and NastyFlorida TodayThe 1970s have been called the era of in-your-face tennis, brought on largely by two players — Jimmy Connors and Ilie Nastase. Up to that time, tennis at the highest level, though always hard-fought and competitive, was well-mannered and sportsmanslike.
Posted on 7 October 2016 | 3:01 pm
ROASTING PASTOR DILLMAN - Manteca Bulletin
Manteca BulletinROASTING PASTOR DILLMANManteca Bulletin... everybody he comes into contact with, that doesn't mean that there weren't a few people who could fill an evening with light-hearted jabs, funny anecdotes and embarrassing stories in his honor to benefit Veterans of Foreign Wars Jimmy Connors Post ...
Posted on 7 October 2016 | 1:15 am
Day in History: Andresen sees need for
Day in History: Andresen sees need for all-out defense in 1941 speechPost-BulletinActor Mark Harmon is 65. Former Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., is 65. International Tennis Hall of Famer Jimmy Connors is 64. Actress Linda Purl is 61. Rock musician Jerry Augustyniak (10,000 Maniacs) is 58. Country musician Paul Deakin (The Mavericks) is 57.
Posted on 2 October 2016 | 2:38 am
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