Aaron Baker is author of Contesting Identity: Sports in American Film. He teaches film and media at Arizona State University. His research focuses primarily on sports culture, film authorship and the representation of race, ethnicity and gender in American cinema.
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Jimmy Connors is the only tennis player to win the U.S. Open on three different surfaces: grass at Forest Hills in 1974, clay at Forest Hills in 1976, and hardcourt in 1978 at Flushing Meadows.