Found May 05, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
PLAYERS: Jimmy Connors
Chris Evert responded to Jimmy Connors revealing personal details about their past relationship, saying that she is “disappointed” he went public with their story. Connors and Evert were at the top of the tennis world when they dated in the ’70s. He was 22 and she was 19 when they were planning to get married in 1974 before something got in the way. In his new memoir, “The Outsider,” Connors implies that he impregnated Evert and that she had an abortion. He says the incident led to them calling off their wedding plans. Evert seems bothered that Connors revealed the story without consulting her. “In his book, Jimmy Connors has written about a time in our relationship that was very personal and emotionally painful. I am extremely disappointed that he used the book to misrepresent a private matter that took place 40 years ago and made it public, without my knowledge. I hope everyone can understand that I have no further comment,” Evert said in a statement issued through her agent. It’...
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Chris Evert responded to Jimmy Connors, who implies in his new book that he got Evert pregnant and that she had an abortion.

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Jimmy Connors released private details ths week of his relationship in the early 1970s with fellow tennis star Chris Evert. However, Evert was unaware the comments -- which implied that Connors got Evert pregnant and that Evert had an abortion -- were going public. Through a statement to Reuters sent by her agent Lawrence Frankopan at StarWing Sports, she said: "In his book...
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