TENNIS WORLD: ATP CHAMPIONS – MCENROE BEATS SAMPRAS TO WIN TITLE
October 18, 2012 @ 8:54 PM
John McEnroe came from behind to beat Pete Sampras and won the second event of the 2012 PowerShares Series. McEnroe came from a 4-7 deficit to score a 8-7 (4) victory over Sampras. This was McEnroe’s first title of the season in his second appearance.
“I’m definitely going to savor this one...
MCENROE RALLIES LATE TO WIN POWERSHARES QQQ CHALLENGE IN CHICAGO
October 18, 2012 @ 8:14 AM
CHICAGO, IL (Oct. 17, 2012) – In the second event of the 2012 PowerShares Series, John McEnroe staged an incredible late rally, defying age and a 7-4 deficit to earn a hard-fought 8-7 (4) victory over Pete Sampras in the championship match of the PowerShares QQQ Challenge, presented by Cancer...
DETROIT FREE PRESS: POWERING UP WITH FORMER TENNIS CHAMPIONS AT THE PALACE
October 17, 2012 @ 11:28 AM
Four former world No. 1-ranked tennis players will compete at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Palace as part of the PowerShares Series Champions Classic.
Jim Courier will face Pete Sampras in one semifinal, while John McEnroe will face Ivan Lendl in the other semifinal. The format gives some of the best...
CHICAGO SUN-TIMES: MCENROE HASN’T LOST DESIRE IN LEGENDS TOURNAMENTS
October 16, 2012 @ 9:39 PM
Time in the television booth as a commentator might have helped John McEnroe realize that he no longer has the endurance to compete with tennis’ best.
But that doesn’t mean his competitive drive has waned. McEnroe will join Pete Sampras, Jim Courier and Ivan Lendl in the PowerShares Series on Wednesday at...
COMCAST SPORTSNET CHICAGO INTERVIEWS JIM COURIER
October 16, 2012 @ 5:13 PM
Tennis legend Jim Courier on CTL:
Jim Courier talks about the current state of American Tennis and the Senior Tour event he's currently in Chicago playing in.
See Comcast SportsNet Chicago's video here:
720 WGN: THE VOICE OF CHICAGO PODCAST WITH JOHN MCENROE
October 16, 2012 @ 3:29 PM
October 16, 2012
Click below to listen to WGN's talk with John McEnroe yesterday!
McEnroe Interview 10-16
Or you can listen to it on the WGN website here.
John McEnroe, Pete Sampras, Jim Courier and Ivan Lendl will all be playing at the United Center in Chicago...
DAILY NEWS-SUN: TENNIS LEGENDS SERVE TIPS TO FANS AT SURPRISE CLINIC
October 16, 2012 @ 10:04 AM
SURPRISE, AZ -- Laura Towers watched as her daughter, Victoria, hit tennis balls with Grand Slam champion Michael Chang Saturday afternoon at the Surprise Tennis and Racquet Complex. Victoria, 17, was chosen to participate in a clinic with Chang and other pros several hours before the Cancer Treatment Centers of America...
NBC Sports Radio interview with Jim Courier
October 15, 2012 @ 2:36 PM
Monday October 15, AM1510 Boston
Jim Courier joins "Bawstin Diehards" host John Sapochetti. The PowerShares Series brings you the Staples Champions Cup on Friday at TD Garden!
THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC: JOHN MCENROE STILL ENTERTAINS AT SURPRISE TENNIS EVENT
October 15, 2012 @ 7:41 AM
John McEnroe admits he is part entertainer when he plays in front of crowds these days.
So after each match he played Saturday in the Cancer Treatment Centers of America Championship at Surprise Racquet Center, the tennis elder statesman took off his blue Nike shirt and tossed it into the crowd....
THE NEW YORK TIMES: COURIER TOPS MCENROE IN POWERSHARES OPENER
October 14, 2012 @ 7:48 AM
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Jim Courier rallied to beat John McEnroe, 8-7 (1) on Saturday night in the final of the PowerShares Series' season-opening Cancer Treatment Centers of America Tennis Championships.
Courier overcame a 7-5 deficit to force the tiebreaker in the eight-game pro set final.
"For the first event of the...
COURIER EDGES MCENROE TO WIN OPENING EVENT OF 2012 POWERSHARES SERIES
October 14, 2012 @ 1:35 AM
SURPRISE, AZ (Oct. 13, 2012) – In the opening event of the 2012 PowerShares Series, Jim Courier battled back to take the championship match over John McEnroe, 8-7 (1) in the Cancer Treatment Centers of America Tennis Championships, Presented by Sanderson Ford and Lincoln, at the Surprise Tennis & Racquet...
THE BUSINESS JOURNALS: PRINCE NAMED THE OFFICIAL RACKET OF THE POWERSHARES SERIES
October 11, 2012 @ 11:55 AM
Multi-year deal begins with this weeks tour launch
BORDENTOWN, NJ, Oct. 11, 2012 - PRNewswire - Prince Global Sports, a leading tennis equipment and footwear company, announced today it has signed a multi-year deal to become the official racket of the PowerShares Series. Formerly known as the Champions Series, the PowerShares Series...
THE 2012 POWERSHARES SERIES KICKS OFF THIS SATURDAY IN ARIZONA
October 10, 2012 @ 9:07 AM
OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE:
McEnroe, Agassi, Sampras, and more to play in 12 US cities.
NEW YORK, NY (October 9, 2012) – Tennis legends John McEnroe, Jim Courier, Michael Chang and Todd Martin will kick off the 2012 PowerShares Series this Saturday, October 13, when they compete at the Cancer Treatment Centers...