The doubles specialist was in his active career total of 22 victories in doubles competitions will celebrate on the ATP Tour and failed 26 more times until the finale. Greatest success was winning the Masters tournaments of Indian Wells in 1994, Paris in 1995 and Rome in 1996, and winning the Doubles Championships in 1995. Moreover, Connell was the final of the Australian Open in 1990 and Wimbledon in 1993, reaching 1994 and 1996, failed here, however, each.
Connell was in the years 1993 and 1994 a total of 14 weeks number one in the tennis world ranking in doubles, and ended the year 1993 at this location. His highest singles ranking he reached rank 67 in June 1991.