Men's exhibitions help to create buzz in New
Waterbury Republican AmericanMen's exhibitions help to create buzz in New HavenWaterbury Republican AmericanWhile he may not play much longer, there are others like Andre Agassi, Jimmy Connors, Michael Chang and Ivan Lendl who could come here and provide a buzz. None of them is meant to replace the women. Certainly tournament organizers learned here ...and more »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:09 pm
A look at key dates in the tournament's
China PostA look at key dates in the tournament's historyChina Post1984: "Super Saturday" goes down as one of the greatest days in tennis history, with Ivan Lendl beating Pat Cash and John McEnroe outlasting Jimmy Connors in men's semifinal matches. Sandwiched in between, Martina Navratilova edges Chris Evert for ...The story about the 1st US Open of the Open era in 1968, and how the winner Arthur Ashe almost missed it!Tennis Worldall 50 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:09 am
Rafael Nadal shocks the world, Serena
OregonLive.comRafael Nadal shocks the world, Serena Williams makes history: U.S. Open preview, predictionsOregonLive.comOf course, there's Jimmy Connors' famous run to the semis in 1991 when he was 39. And final a tip of the hat to Ken Rosewall, who at 35 bested the stronger and much younger Stan Smith, John Newcombe and Tony Roche to win the title in 1970. Nadal, let's ...Serena Williams and the power of perseveranceESPNall 465 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:33 am
For Aaron Krickstein, and a Reporter, a
New York TimesFor Aaron Krickstein, and a Reporter, a Covered Open Brings ClosureNew York TimesKrickstein's five-set loss to Jimmy Connors — the ultimate blue-collar crasher in a white-collar sport — was a seminal match in the tournament's modern history and the first significant story to break on my live watch for The New York Times after I ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:14 am
US Open: University of Georgia student Ellen
The AustralianUS Open: University of Georgia student Ellen Perez grabs wildcardThe AustralianJohn McEnroe had a stint at Stanford, Jimmy Connors and Arthur Ashe were down the road at UCLA and Stan Smith, Billie Jean King and Althea Gibson also honed their crafts in college while earning a degree. But Perez, a talented junior who is attending ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:02 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