James Scott "Jimmy" Connors (born September 2, 1952, in East St. Louis, Illinois) is a former World No. 1 tennis player from the United States.
Connors won eight Grand Slam singles titles and two Grand Slam doubles titles with Ilie Năstase. 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 ... more »
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''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 (b. 1952), U.S. tennis player. quoted in Guardian (London, Dec. 24, 1984).