Tag: jimmy connors

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The Fierce Intimacy of Tennis Rivalries

When the greatest players in the world go head-to-head, things can get downright angsty.


Raised By Women to Conquer Men

A profile of Jimmy Connors on the eve of the 1978 U.S. Open. Connors’ legendary confidence, honed by his mother since childhood, was in freefall. (He would go on to win the final in straight sets.)