Tag Archives: Forest Hills

U.S. Open Final Jimmy Connors vs. Bjorn Borg 1976

Back in the time machine to 1976 at Forest Hills, NY when Jimmy Connors played a rising superstar from Sweden Bjorn Borg in the finals of the U.S. Open on clay.

US Open 1969 Final – Rod Laver (1) vs Tony Roche (3)

More vintage U.S. Open tennis as we go back to 1969 with Rod Laver going for the Grand Slam against fellow Aussie Tony Roche from Forest Hills, NY.

US Open 1974 Final – Jimmy Connors (1) vs Ken Rosewall (5)

As the U.S. Open Tennis Tournament gets underway in NY, we look back at another vintage match from 1974 as Jimmy Connors takes on Ken Rosewall in the finals from Forest Hills, NY when it was played on grass courts.

US Open 1972 Final – Arthur Ashe (6) vs Illie Nastase (4)

U.S. Open Tennis starts today. Here’s a vintage match with the great Arthur Ashe and combustible Ilie Nastase when the tournament was still played at Forest Hills.