September 25, 1992: The day Jimmy Connors defeated Martina Navratilova in the "Battle of Champions"

What happened exactly on that day? On this day, September 25 in 1992, Jimmy Connors defeated Martina Navratilova in the final episode of the "Battle of Sexes". This time, the event was called the Battle of Champions, as Connors, who had just turned 40, had been world No 1 for 268 weeks while Navratilova, who was about to celebrate her 36th birthday, had spent 332 weeks at the to

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