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Jimmy Connors through playing tennis in public

...reunion and bound for retirement from playing in public, Jimmy Connors was in the first game of Tuesday's exhibition match...crossed. It wasn't like I was holding a grudge against Jimmy Connors because I lost that match in 1991."Connors willingly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-10/jimmy-connors-throug
Tomas Berdych eliminates Rafael Nadal in quarterfinals of Australian Open

...me."Berdych, while thankful for the win, was reminded of a quote from the late Vitas Gerulaitis after beating Jimmy Connors for the first time in 16 matches: "Nobody beats Vitas Gerulaitis 17 times in a row."So no one, not even Nadal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-27/tomas-berdych-elimin
Overtime

...that organizers "are disappointed for our fans." Sharapova announced on her website Saturday that she had hired Jimmy Connors as her new coach, one day after she parted ways with Thomas Hogstedt. Miscellaneous8 will join Hall in South CarolinaIn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-07-15/overtime
Overtime

...TennisSharapova works with new coachMaria Sharapova has hired Sven Groeneveld as her coach, three months after splitting from Jimmy Connors following one match.The four-time major champion says on her Facebook account Thursday: "It has been a very seamless...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-11-22/overtime
Andy Roddick stays alive in Open

NEW YORK - Channeling his inner Jimmy Connors, Andy Roddick pounded a forehand passing shot down the line to win a 20-stroke point and thrust both arms overhead, motioning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-09-02/andy-roddick-stays-alive-ope
U.S. men eliminated from Wimbledon field

LONDON - What a stark statistic for the nation of John McEnroe and Jimmy Connors, Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi: It's been 101 years since no man from the United States reached Wimbledon's third round...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-06-27/us-men-eliminated-wi
Agassi reaches tennis milestone

...said the 31-year-old Agassi, who last year became the oldest player to finish in the ATP's top three since Jimmy Connors in 1984. "Before the match you're really thinking about your opponent and what you need to do. But you get done...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/11/oth_338037.shtml
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Bay Area men's tennis event to leave for Memphis

...that reads like a who's who of tennis greats.Bill Johnston. Don Budge. Jack Kramer. Rod Laver. Arthur Ashe. Jimmy Connors. John McEnroe. Ivan Lendl. Stefan Edberg. Andre Agassi. Pete Sampras.The winner of this year's tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-02-08/bay-area-mens-tennis-event-leave-
World catches up with U.S. development

...and even the island of Cyprus. And the United States? None. The nation that produced Andre Agassi, Don Budge, Jimmy Connors, John McEnroe, Pete Sampras and Bill Tilden finds itself in a collective slump. And there's no sign of a turnaround...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/30/oth_464001.shtml
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Big serving back en vogue at Wimbledon

...Lleyton Hewitt beat David Nalbandian in the All England Club's first final between two baseliners since Bjorn Borg beat Jimmy Connors in 1977 and '78. And neither Hewitt nor Nalbandian is known for pounding out aces. This year, Hewitt lost in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/02/oth_380096.shtml
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