SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY: POWERSHARES SERIES SENIOR TENNIS TOUR SET FOR FIRST EVENT AT MSG
November 05, 2012 @ 5:05 PM
The PowerShares Series tennis tour tonight will visit MSG for the first time with the NASDAQ Indexes Cup event featuring Andre Agassi, Pete Sampras, John McEnroe and Patrick Rafter. The series, operated by Jim Courier's InsideOut Sports, has grown from one event in '05 to 12 this year and last...
NEW YORK TIMES: FORMER STARS BRING BACK FALL TENNIS TO NEW YORK
November 04, 2012 @ 10:06 PM
Nine years ago, Mark Coronado sat courtside at the State Farm Classic, the WTA tour’s only stop in the Phoenix area, and thought to himself, “There just isn’t any energy at this event.”
Twelve months later, the tournament, held in Scottsdale, Ariz., went overseas to Doha, Qatar, just four years after...
STEVE G TENNIS: RAFTER WINS DEBUT POWERSHARES SERIES EVENT IN PHILADELPHIA
November 04, 2012 @ 3:03 PM
Australian tennis great Patrick Rafter, a two-time U.S. Open champion, made the most of his debut appearance on the PowerShares Series circuit by taking the title at the Champions Shootout held in Philadelphia.
The four player event saw Rafter first defeat Michael Chang 6-2 in their semifinal match earlier in the...
102.5 THE BONE: PODCAST WITH JOHN MCENROE
November 04, 2012 @ 9:50 AM
The Cowhead Show in Tampa Bay chats with John McEnroe about his career and the upcoming Champions Challenge on November 9th!
Click below for the interview.
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KXNT LAS VEGAS: JOHN MCENROE TALKS TENNIS ON OAU
November 03, 2012 @ 5:50 PM
November 3, 2012
Las Vegas – The legend himself John McEnroe is coming back to Vegas Nov. 17 at Mandalay Bay in the PowerShares Series Tour. This year’s event will officially be called the Cancer Treatment Centers of America Championships.
McEnroe will be joined by Andre Agassi, Michael Chang and Jim Courier....
BETTOR BLOGS: PATRICK RAFTER OUTFOXES JOHN MCENROE IN THE FINAL OF THE POWER SHARES SERIES
November 03, 2012 @ 10:05 AM
John McEnroe, Jim Courier, Patrick Rafter and Michael Chang featured in a Power Shares Series tournament on the eve of Friday at the Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Centre. Rafter overpowered the left-handed angry old man, McEnroe, in the final and defeated him 8-4 to pick up the Power Shares Series title....
RAFTER CAPTURES CHAMPIONS SHOOTOUT IN PHILADELPHIA TO CLAIM HIS FIRST POWERSHARES SERIES TITLE
November 03, 2012 @ 12:13 AM
PHILADELPHIA, PA (Nov. 2, 2012) – Pat Rafter used his athletic all court game to hold off the ageless serve and volley game of John McEnroe to secure an 8-4 triumph in the championship match of the Champions Shootout - the fifth event of the 2012 PowerShares Series Friday night...
NJ NEWS: TENNIS LEGENDS TO COMPETE AT WELLS FARGO CENTER
November 02, 2012 @ 4:53 PM
Real money is on the line at the “Tennis Champions Shootout” set for Friday, Nov. 2 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia at 7:30 p.m. And tennis legend Jim Courier is ready to duke it out to take the top prize.
“It’s a real competition,” said Courier. “In Philadelphia, I’ll...
YARDBARKER: PATRICK RAFTER TOPS JOHN MCENROE IN PHILADELPHIA TO EARN POWERSHARES SERIES TITLE
November 02, 2012 @ 3:26 PM
PHILADELPHIA – Tennis stars took over Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center on Friday night in a PowerShares Series event featuring John McEnroe, Jim Courier, Patrick Rafter, and Michael Chang. Rafter picked up the title in his first PowerShares Series appearance since 2009, defeating McEnroe, 8-4 in the final.
WELLS FARGO CENTER: TENNIS LEGEND MICHAEL CHANG TO REPLACE PETE SAMPRAS IN THE CHAMPIONS SHOOTOUT AT WELLS FARGO CENTER ON NOVEMBER 2
November 02, 2012 @ 9:47 AM
Philadelphia, PA – The PowerShares Series announced today that Michael Chang will replace an injured Pete Sampras in the Champions Shootout to be held at the Wells Fargo Center on Friday, November 2.
STEVE G TENNIS: POWERSHARES SERIES TENNIS TOUR INFO AND RESULTS
November 02, 2012 @ 8:47 AM
By combining a unique format and some of the sport’s greatest players ever, the PowerShares Series is a six-week tour across the United States that provides fans a chance to once again see some of their all-time favorites in action.
Featuring John McEnroe, Pete Sampras, Ivan Lendl, Andre Agassi, Jim Courier, Mats Wilander,Michael Chang, Todd Martin, Patrick Rafter and more,...
CHANG TO REPLACE SAMPRAS IN PHILADELPHIA POWERSHARES SERIES EVENT
November 01, 2012 @ 12:00 PM
New York, NY (Nov. 1, 2012) – The PowerShares Series announced today that Michael Chang will replace an injured Pete Sampras in the Champions Shootout to be held at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Friday, November 2, 2012.
Chang, a French Open and Davis Cup Champion, will join John...
SPORTS ILLUSTRATED VAULT: TOP HAT, JIM COURIER HAS CAPPED A STUNNING RUN UP THE TENNIS LADDER
November 01, 2012 @ 8:29 AM
February 24, 1992 by Franz Lidz
Jim Courier has capped a stunning run up the tennis ladder by becoming the first U.S. man since 1985 to reach No. 1
The most formidable Tennis Foe Jim Courier ever faced was the wall of a handball court in Dade City, Fla. "I hated that wall,"...