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Jimmy Connors

Read through the most famous quotes from Jimmy Connors

I hate to lose more than I love to win.

— Jimmy Connors

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Rather than viewing a brief relapse back to inactivity as a failure, treat it as a challenge and try to get back on track as soon as possible.

— Jimmy Connors

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But why should I read what somebody else thinks of my life when I know the real story?

— Jimmy Connors

#i #know #life #my life #read

I was never part of the crowd.

— Jimmy Connors

#i #never #part

Every time I went out there I performed the best that I could and it was time to step back and clear my mind.

— Jimmy Connors

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Experience is a great advantage. The problem is that when you get the experience, you're too damned old to do anything about it.

— Jimmy Connors

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For the last five or six years the most important thing in my life has been my family.

— Jimmy Connors

#family #five #important #important thing #last

From where we lived, to practise in St Louis was an hour-and-a-half drive each way, so that took a lot of the time. So really, our lives just took different paths.

— Jimmy Connors

#drive #each #just #lived #lives

I would watch Gonzalez play and he mesmerized you. It would be like looking into the flame of a fire. You know you couldn't take your eyes off him because you never knew what he would do next.

— Jimmy Connors

#eyes #fire #flame #him #i

New Yorkers love it when you spill your guts out there. Spill your guts at Wimbledon and they make you stop and clean it up.

— Jimmy Connors

#clean #guts #love #make #new

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Björn Borg
During his best years of 1974 through 1978 Connors was challenged the most by Borg with twelve matches on tour during that time frame. In the open era Connors is one of only six men to win three or more Grand Slam singles titles in a calendar year. Connors is also the only person to win US Open singles championships on grass clay and hard courts.

He was also a runner-up seven times in Grand Slam singles a doubles runner-up with Năstase at the 1973 French Open and a mixed doubles runner-up with Chris Evert at the 1974 US Open. 1 for more than 200 weeks in total and the first male player to be no. Connors won three year-end championship titles including two WCT Finals and one Masters Grand Prix.

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