Sports Illustrated (July 14, 1975)

  • Vintage issue (July 14, 1975; Vol. 43 No. 2) of Sports Illustrated magazine featuring Arthur Ashe on the cover; the featured article is titled “Shocker at Wimbledon: Ashe Chops Up Connors”.

  • Volume 43, Number 2. Published July 14, 1975.

A Legacy That Transcends Tennis

A Legacy That Transcends Tennis

Arthur Ashe stood at the nexus of sport, culture and politics, and exemplified the power of grace through his sportsmanlike approach to all on- and off-court matters. His tennis-related achievements were only a small part of his life’s story, paling in comparison to what he considered his most important endeavors: affecting social change and extending opportunity and dignity to all people.

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