To the surprise of cheering fans, Manuel Orantes upset leading US tennis player Jimmy Connors to win the US Open. Orantes’ win was regarded as one of the greatest Grand Slam matches in tennis history. Orantes was born in Granada, Spain, and has a reputation for being a true gentleman. In 2012, he was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
https://thehispanicalmanac.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/September-7-1975-Manuel-Orantes-Tennis-e1534461186415.jpg 234 185 Barbara Mitchell Barbara Mitchell1975-09-07 17:32:122018-08-16 23:15:10Manuel Orantes Wins US Open