Jimmy Connors Net Worth 2020, Bio, Wiki, Height, Weight, Awards and Instagram

Jimmy Connors Net Worth 2020, Bio, Wiki, Height, Weight, Awards and Instagram

Jimmy Connors Net Worth 2020James Scott Connors also was known as Jimmy Connors is a retired American tennis player. He was excellent in this sport and was often considered  the greatest player of his time. He became a pro at the game at the game in 1972 and retired in 1996.

Jimmy Connors Net Worth 2020

Biography

Jimmy Connors was born on 02-09-1952 in East Saint Louis in the state of Illinois, United States. He is an American Tennis Player, Tennis Coach, Tennis Commentator & Author.

Jimmy Connors got his initial training in tennis former his mother Gloria who was a former tennis player. He then trained under former champion Pancho Segura. He turned pro at the age of 17 in 1969.
Connors after turning pro very soon came to be known as a trendsetter. He denied to join the ATP union and was only playing in the independent tournaments. He was very expressive and was very early warned for using dirty words on the court.
However, one can’t deny about his prowess to smash a tennis ball with the uncommon steel racket he obliged. Connors jumped to prominence after he outlived previous Wimbledon champion and the legendary Arthur Ashe in five setter match to win his maiden U.S. Open Singles title in 1973.
The courageous southpaw continued his success the following year in 1974, using his compelling two-handed backhand ground strokes to win three Grand Slams singles title in that year.
Connors finished his illustrious career with men’s open-era record of winning 109 singles titles and 1,337 wins under his belt. Both these records are yet to be broken. His Grand Slam singles titles tally ended at 8.
Post retirement he took up coaching job and has coached Andy Roddick and Maria Sharapova in the past and is currently coaching budding star in Tennis Eugenie Bouchard. Connors released his autobiography titled The Outsider: A Memoir in 2013.

Height and Weight

HEIGHT in centimeters- 177 cm
in meters- 1.77 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
WEIGHT in Kilograms- 68 kg
in Pounds- 149.91 lbs

Awards

Jimmy Connors Net Worth 2020, Bio, Wiki, Height, Weight, Awards and Instagram

From the year 1974 to the year 1977, Jimmy Connors held number one ranking in men’s tennis for a total of 160 weeks. He also ranked number one tennis player in the whole world in 1978.

Connors also did commentary between the years 1990 to 1991 with the NBC and also commented for the BBC. Alongside this, he also joined his brother Johnny as an investor of a riverboat casino which was owned by the Argosy gaming company on the Mississippi River.

Net Worth

The net worth of Jimmy Connors who is a former American tennis player is estimated to be around $14 Million.

Social Media

Connect with Jimmy Connors on Instagram @JimmyConnors

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