Marion Bartoli: Former Wimbledon champion
CNNMarion Bartoli: Former Wimbledon champion ponders comeback ... on TwitterCNN... retirement a mere one month later due to persistent injury problems. But now it appears the former world No. 7 is pondering a return to the court, with eight-time grand slam champion Jimmy Connors warning Bartoli to only consider it if she is fully ...Marion Bartoli ponders comeback on TwitterWAPT Jacksonall 47 news articles »
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 5:13 am
Ivo Karlovic Becomes Oldest Player to Win
Stevegtennis.comIvo Karlovic Becomes Oldest Player to Win ATP Title Since Jimmy Connors in '89Stevegtennis.comOn Sunday afternoon, Ivo Karlovic became the third player over 30 years old to win a title on the ATP World Tour that day when he defeated America's Donald Young to win the Delray Beach Open. The towering Croatian defeated Young 6-3, 6-3 in a ...Tennis-Karlovic becomes oldest ATP winner since Connors in 1989Daily News & AnalysisKarlovic becomes oldest ATP winner since 1989Shanghai Daily (subscription)Tennis: 35-year-old Ivo Karlovic wins Delray Beach Open American Donald ...Waterbury Republican AmericanIndiana Gazette -Long Island Tennis Magazineall 22 news articles »
Posted on 23 February 2015 | 10:04 am
Krickstein V. Connors, The Rematch - WBUR
WBURKrickstein V. Connors, The RematchWBURAaron Krickstein, left, and Jimmy Connors wait to play a tennis match in Boca Raton, Fla. The private exhibition was billed as a reunion match of their famous 1991 meeting at the U.S. Open. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter). If you were courtside on Tuesday at St.
Posted on 13 February 2015 | 9:10 pm
Newtownbutler wedding shooting: First
Mirror.co.ukNewtownbutler wedding shooting: First pictures of couple preparing to say vows ...Mirror.co.ukBarney McGinley was killed as Matilda McGinley, 17, and 16-year-old Jimmy Connors were preparing to exchange vows. PSNI Det Chief Insp Una Jennings said: “We are working with our colleagues in An Garda Siochana to locate those involved. We know ...First picture of wedding shooting couple: Pair begin married life as cops hunt ...Irish MirrorPSNI 'know' who murdered man at Northern Ireland weddingIrish TimesWedding guest dies in gun attack, teen couple marry 10 minutes later in ...Belfast Telegraphall 128 news articles »
Posted on 13 February 2015 | 1:20 am
Jimmy Connors played Aaron Krickstein again
USA TODAYJimmy Connors played Aaron Krickstein again and lostUSA TODAYIt was the win he should have had 24 years before; the win that that got away on that raucous September afternoon. Aaron Krickstein was one game away from ending Jimmy Connors' enjoyable U.S. Open run on three occasions, including once on his serve ...Connors says he's played final matchESPNall 2 news articles »
Posted on 12 February 2015 | 8:17 am
Nadal ends title drought with Argentina win
Rafael Nadal won his first title in nearly nine months after beating Juan Monaco 6-4, 6-1 at the Argentina Open. Nadal's triumph was his first since he won a ninth French Open title at Roland Garros last June. It was Nadal's 65th career crown on all surfaces, moving him into sole possession of fifth place on the Open Era all-time list led by the 109 titles of American Jimmy Connors. He broke out ...
Posted on 1 March 2015 | 7:18 pm
Jimmy Connors returns the ball to Aaron Krickstein during a tennis match in Boca Raton, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015. The private exhibition was billed as a reunion match of their famous 1991 meeting at the U.S. Open. Connors rallied to win a five-setter on Labor Day on his 39th birthday.
Posted on 27 February 2015 | 12:07 am
Karlovic becomes oldest ATP winner since
(Reuters) - Croatia's Ivo Karlovic became the oldest ATP winner since Jimmy Connors in 1989 when he captured the Delray Beach Open final on Sunday. The 35-year-old used his prodigious serve to break American opponent Donald Young three times for a 6-3 6-3 victory on the Florida hardcourt. Karlovic, who turns 36 on Feb. 28, is the oldest winner since Connors won in Tel Aviv at the age of 37 ...
Posted on 22 February 2015 | 4:58 pm
Nishikori 3-peats as Memphis champ, beats
All the big names from Bjorn Borg, Jimmy Connors and John McEnroe to Pete Sampras, Michael Chang and Andy Roddick are on the list of past champions. Nishikori became the first man to win three straight Memphis Open titles, beating South African Kevin Anderson 6-4, 6-4 in the final Sunday. ''It's (an) amazing feeling because nobody ever done this before at this tournament, so it's something ...
Posted on 15 February 2015 | 4:13 pm
Connors, Krickstein reunite for private
Relishing a reunion and heading for retirement from public matches, Jimmy Connors was in the first game of Tuesday's exhibition when he found himself in a long, arduous rally with Aaron Krickstein.
Posted on 12 February 2015 | 11:25 am
Quick and the dead: sports for the masses
Sure, grandpa may fondly remember Bjorn Borg and Jimmy Connors going at it for five hours over five sets in grand slam marathons – usually won by Borg in epic marathon sagas that made Blue Hills look like a news flash – but the public at large is ...
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 10:48 pm
Reunion Match Connors vs. Krickstein
BOCA RATON, FL – The February 10, 2015, “reunion match” between tennis greats, Jimmy Connors and Aaron Krickstein, has already made history. All the dynamics, emotions, and pre-match jitters were combined and focused on one day, one time, one place ...
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 9:12 am
Roger Federer and Serena Williams' all-time
One month earlier was the Australian Open. The draw held only 64 players. In winning it, the 21-year-old Jimmy Connors faced these players: career-high World No. 75 Jean-Louis Haillet; career-high World No. 162 Graeme Thomson; career-high World No. 63 Syd ...
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 4:49 am
Marion Bartoli hints at possible tennis
Bartoli received some advice on Twitter from American great Jimmy Connors, who wrote: 'Only if you get fit - in shape - and healthy. And commit yourself to getting back to the top. Sounds easy enough!!' Comebacks in women's tennis are nothing new.
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 2:07 am
Marion Bartoli ponders comeback on Twitter
But now it appears the former world No. 7 is pondering a return to the court, with eight-time grand slam champion Jimmy Connors warning Bartoli to only consider it if she is fully committed. Bartoli wouldn't be the first women's star to come out of retirement.
Posted on 2 March 2015 | 11:28 pm
Lendl to help replace Connors on tennis tour
While Andy Murray basked in the glow of his first major championship, his coach celebrated the U.S. Open title with a few rounds of golf with his buddies.
Posted on 12 September 2012 | 3:22 pm
Agassi, McEnroe, Sampras, Connors to play
Andre Agassi, John McEnroe, Pete Sampras, Jimmy Connors and other Grand Slam champions will play a series of matches around the country in October and November.
Posted on 18 July 2012 | 10:01 am
Stepanek upsets Monfils to win Washington
Through injuries and illness and, well, aging, Radek Stepanek never doubted he'd one day hoist another trophy overhead as an ATP tournament champion.
Posted on 1 August 2011 | 2:20 pm
Serve it up: Jimmy Connors memoir coming in
Jimmy Connors has a memoir coming, with a few overhead smashes promised.
Posted on 19 June 2011 | 5:51 pm
No US men will be ranked in ATP top 10 next
Thanks to players such as Jimmy Connors and John McEnroe, then Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi, and, lately, Andy Roddick, there always has been at least one man from the United States in tennis' top 10 since the computer rankings began in 1973.
Posted on 6 August 2010 | 10:49 am
Resolved Question: Who was a better tennis
back it up with stats in order to get best answer
Posted on 25 April 2013 | 10:20 am
Resolved Question: How come Connors wont
The ATP seniors tour is becoming fairly popular. How come Jimmy wont play on it? Mac is only 7 yrs younger and still competitive. Everyone loves Jimmy and he could generate some real interest playing 2 or 3 events a year.
Posted on 2 April 2010 | 3:04 pm
Resolved Question: Why Is Jimmy Connors
He was just as good, if not better, than Borg and/or McEnroe in his prime.
Posted on 4 June 2009 | 12:28 pm
Resolved Question: What does Billie Jean
Billie Jean King, John McEnroe and Jimmy Connors were the tennis stars of the 70s. What exactly do they do now since they are retired from tennis?
Posted on 17 January 2009 | 1:23 pm
Resolved Question: Jimmy connors arrested??
i guess he's still a bad boy, hehe.-
but i think he's a bit old for those things, don't you??
ps: see eric, i'm taking my job as tennis gossip girl seriously, all kinds of info, haha.-
xoxo and also, poor becker was dumped by his fincee throw a text message, she sent 5 just to make sure... poor thing, you just can't do that, have some dignity and at least do it by phone!!
Posted on 22 November 2008 | 6:57 am