It’s the cover that gets you: a portrait of three brothers, arms around each other, one in a New York Yankees uniform. They’re the sons of Sicilian immigrants and the picture screams “America.”
Maria Sharapova has hired eight-time Grand Slam tennis champion Jimmy Connors as her new coach, one day after splitting with Thomas Hogstedt.
Maria Sharapova has fired coach Jimmy Connors after one match together, ending a 34-day partnership between the third-ranked woman in tennis and the eight-time men’s Grand Slam champion.
Maria Sharapova was overcome with emotion when she beat Simona Halep after three long sets played in soaring temperatures to win her second French Open title.
Top-ranked Victoria Azarenka rebounded to avoid an opening-round upset at the French Open as men’s No. 1 Novak Djokovic won in straight sets and Roger Federer secured a record-tying 233rd Grand Slam victory.
Dan Goldie’s success at Wimbledon demanded aggressive tennis. His transition to financial adviser required a mental change that championed a different approach to investing.
"I came here in, I think it was 1990, with my parents as a birthday present."
- Jimmy Connors on Aug 30, 2012