Jimmy Connors: Grand Slam Finals Played

Summary and details of all the Grand Slam finals made by Jimmy Connors, with statistics about how many he won and how many he lost and information by tournament and by year.

How many Grand Slam finals did he play? Jimmy Connors reached a total of 15 finals, of which he won 8 and lost 7 (a winning percentge of 53.3%).

Jimmy Connors:
Summary of His Grand Slam Finals

Tournament
Finals Played
Finals Won
Finals Lost
Winning Percentage
Australian Open 2
1
1
50.0%
French Open 0
-
-
-%
US Open 7
5
2
71.4%
Wimbledon 6
2
4
33.3%
Total: 15
8
7
53.3%

Grand Slam Finals played by Tournament

Australian Open Finals - 2 Finals (1-1)

1. 1974
Jimmy Connors defeated Phil Dent
7-6(9-7), 6-4, 4-6, 6-3
2. 1975
Jimmy Connors lost to John Newcombe
7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 7-6(9-7)

French Open Finals - 0 Finals (0-0)

 
Jimmy Connors never played the final ofthe French Open

US Open Finals - 7 Finals (5-2)

1. 1974
Jimmy Connors defeated Ken Rosewall
6-1, 6-0, 6-1
2. 1975
Jimmy Connors lost to Manuel Orantes
6-4, 6-3, 6-3
3. 1976
Jimmy Connors defeated Björn Borg
6-4, 3-6, 7-6(11-9), 6-4
4. 1977
Jimmy Connors lost to Guillermo Vilas
2-6, 6-3, 7-6(7-4), 6-0
5. 1978
Jimmy Connors defeated Björn Borg
6-4, 6-2, 6-2
6. 1982
Jimmy Connors defeated Ivan Lendl
6-3, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4
7. 1983
Jimmy Connors defeated Ivan Lendl
6-3, 6-7(2-7), 7-5, 6-0

Wimbledon Finals - 6 Finals (2-4)

1. 1974
Jimmy Connors defeated Ken Rosewall
6-1, 6-1, 6-4
2. 1975
Jimmy Connors lost to Arthur Ashe
6-1, 6-1, 5-7, 6-4
3. 1977
Jimmy Connors lost to Björn Borg
3-6, 6-2, 6-1, 5-7, 6-4
4. 1978
Jimmy Connors lost to Björn Borg
6-2, 6-2, 6-3
5. 1982
Jimmy Connors defeated John McEnroe
3-6, 6-3, 6-7(2-7), 7-6(7-5), 6-4
6. 1984
Jimmy Connors lost to John McEnroe
6-1, 6-1, 6-2

Grand Slam Finals played by Year

Finals in 1974
1. Australian Open
Jimmy Connors defeated Phil Dent
7-6(9-7), 6-4, 4-6, 6-3
2. US Open
Jimmy Connors defeated Ken Rosewall
6-1, 6-0, 6-1
3. Wimbledon
Jimmy Connors defeated Ken Rosewall
6-1, 6-1, 6-4
Finals in 1975
4. Australian Open
Jimmy Connors lost to John Newcombe
7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 7-6(9-7)
5. US Open
Jimmy Connors lost to Manuel Orantes
6-4, 6-3, 6-3
6. Wimbledon
Jimmy Connors lost to Arthur Ashe
6-1, 6-1, 5-7, 6-4
Finals in 1976
7. US Open
Jimmy Connors defeated Björn Borg
6-4, 3-6, 7-6(11-9), 6-4
Finals in 1977
8. US Open
Jimmy Connors lost to Guillermo Vilas
2-6, 6-3, 7-6(7-4), 6-0
9. Wimbledon
Jimmy Connors lost to Björn Borg
3-6, 6-2, 6-1, 5-7, 6-4
Finals in 1978
10. US Open
Jimmy Connors defeated Björn Borg
6-4, 6-2, 6-2
11. Wimbledon
Jimmy Connors lost to Björn Borg
6-2, 6-2, 6-3
Finals in 1982
12. US Open
Jimmy Connors defeated Ivan Lendl
6-3, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4
13. Wimbledon
Jimmy Connors defeated John McEnroe
3-6, 6-3, 6-7(2-7), 7-6(7-5), 6-4
Finals in 1983
14. US Open
Jimmy Connors defeated Ivan Lendl
6-3, 6-7(2-7), 7-5, 6-0
Finals in 1984
15. Wimbledon
Jimmy Connors lost to John McEnroe
6-1, 6-1, 6-2