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The Sports Archives - The Story of Arthur Ashe

Tennis Greats: The Story of Arthur Ashe

On the 6th of February 1993, the only African-American man to ever win the Australian Open, Wimbledon and the U.S. 581 more words

Sports Archives

Jimmy Connors: The champion who refused to give up

This article was originally written for this website: http://sportscafe.in/articles/tennis/2016/dec/09/jimmy-connors-the-champion-who-refused-to-give-up

He was controversial, crazy and remained the bad boy of tennis throughout his career, but no fan can disagree with the tennis Jimmy Connors played. 1,298 more words

Tennis

Watching "Family Affair" Evoking Thoughts Of My Father And Then Hearing Him, However Briefly On A 1975 Tape

Today as “Decades” airs/aired “Family Affair,” which as was the case with the more action oriented “Star Trek,” “Mission Impossible” and “hey hey,” even “The Monkees” began around, or exactly this day, 50 years ago, (it is the same calendar as 1966), I thought of my father. 231 more words

2nd September - On This Day In History

Born:

1952 Jimmy Connors (tennis champion)

Died:

1973 JRR Tolkien (author РLord Of The Rings, The Hobbit)

On This Day:

1993 Day On Peace in South Africa… 14 more words

Forget Mrs Slocombe's Pussy!

And forget getting one of Jimmy Connors’ balls…I’ll have one of the other guy’s that gets a mention! Lol

Jim Kerr

Book Reviews Part Eight

The Last Train to Zona Verde: My Ultimate African Safari by Paul Theroux
Edition: Hardcover Price: $24.76 98 used & new from $0.01

Theroux still has it, July 6, 2014… 925 more words

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