Who Won the 1978
US Open Mens Singles

Jimmy Connors

Bjorn Borg

6-4, 6-2, 6-2

1977 US Open Mens Singles Winner
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1978 US Open Mens Singles Winner Jimmy Connors News

Mellower now, John McEnroe wants today's players to get mad

Vancouver Sun
While he says he's always had a good relationship with Bjorn Borg, whom he considers probably his greatest rival, the hatred of losing to Jimmy Connors and Ivan Lendl lasted from the centre court at Grand Slams to the locker room during senior exhibitions.

1978 US Open Mens Singles Winner Jimmy Connors News

Herve Filion, for Many Years Harness Racing's Top Driver, Dies at 77

New York Times
The magic number was 82 for Sam Snead, 511 for Cy Young and 1,256 for Jimmy Connors. That many victories — in golf, baseball and singles tennis — were enough to earn each athlete the record for most career wins in his sport. For Herve Filion, for ...

1978 US Open Mens Singles Winner Jimmy Connors News

Local Tennis Expert

Diablo Magazine
[Jimmy] Connors' two-handed backhand. Ken Rosewall's one-hander. John McEnroe's volleys. Monica Seles' competitive demeanor. The thing about the game that's so compelling is that it's so elemental. It's sort of revealing of ourselves because we're not ...

1978 US Open Mens Singles Winner Jimmy Connors News

John McEnroe fires fresh salvo, suggests men vs women duels

The Indian Express
In 1973, Billie Jean King challenged and beat Bobby Riggs, the men's No.1 in the 1940s in Houston. Earlier that year, Riggs had beaten another top women's player, Margaret Court, pretty handily. In 1992, Jimmy Connors had beaten Martina Navratilova in ...



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1978 US Open Mens Singles Loser Bjorn Borg News

Mellower now, John McEnroe wants today's players to get mad

Vancouver Sun
While he says he's always had a good relationship with Bjorn Borg, whom he considers probably his greatest rival, the hatred of losing to Jimmy Connors and Ivan Lendl lasted from the centre court at Grand Slams to the locker room during senior exhibitions.

1978 US Open Mens Singles Loser Bjorn Borg News

McEnroe regrets Serena 'No. 700 on men's tour' remark

eNCA
US tennis player John McEnroe jubilates after winning the Wimbledon tennis tournament 04 July 1981 defeating Swedish legend Bjorn Borg. Photo: STF / AFP. NEW YORK - John McEnroe said Wednesday he would have been better off never trying to ...

1978 US Open Mens Singles Loser Bjorn Borg News

Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray, Bjorn Borg, Roger Federer & Virginia Wade reminisce

BBC Sport
But what is it like to reign triumphant at SW19? BBC Sport speaks to former champions about their day of glory. Media playback is not supported on this device. Wimbledon Memories: Murray on nerves & his snooker skills. Media playback is not supported ...



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1978 US Open Mens Singles Loser Bjorn Borg News

Vijay Amritraj: 'Ramkumar's win a shot in the arm for Indian tennis ...

Sportstarlive
This is the kind of break-out win we need to be able to get our boys and girls up the rankings and make them compete where they should be competing.

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