Their third meeting at majors of 1984 – in Paris & London, McEnroe  demolished his seven years older compatriot . In New York the progress was initially the same – BigMac led 4:1* (hit four aces in the 5th game), but at 4-all he trailed 0/30 when another ace helped him. Connors lost the set, but finally was playing on equal terms. In the 3rd set BigMac came back from *1:3 (0/30) with the help of another big serves. The deciding break of the match came in the 2nd game of the final set; McEnroe held four times easily, the only problem (BP) he had leading 4:2. # McEnroe & Connors played against each other 34 official matches (20-14 Mac) including five 5-setters (3-2 Jimbo).
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