wb80mcenroe_connors

Points won by each set: | 32-26, 32-38, 31-23, 30-29 |
Points won directly on serve:
42 % McEnroe – 52 of 121
23 % Connors – 28 of 120

Three years after their first Wimbeldon semifinal, McEnroe [3] wins with the scoreline similar to the match he lost. Six out of nine games of the exceptionally long ‘6-3’ 2nd set went to ‘deuce’, Connors [2] saved break points in four different games! In the 4th set he led *4:2 (15-all) and lost four straight games.

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