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.
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.
"I came here in, I think it was 1990, with my parents as a birthday present."
- Jimmy Connors on Aug 30, 2012