Originally Posted by BobbyOne
kiki, Connors beat Kodes in straight sets at the 1976 USO. He won in five sets at the 1974 Wimbledon.
Thanks Bobby.yes, I think he was refeering to 74 Wimbledon.
Kodes replied back: " In my opinion there are only two players left that can win this tournament.John Newcombe and Stan Smith.Sorry about that, Jimmy"
Wrong.Connors and Rosewall played the final.