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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....
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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...
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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...
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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.

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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.

 
Chang, a French Open and Davis Cup Champion, will join John McEnroe, Jim Courier and Pat Rafter in...
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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 SamprasIvan LendlAndre AgassiJim CourierMats Wilander,Michael ChangTodd MartinPatrick Rafter and more,...
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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...
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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,"...
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10S BALLS: THE UPCOMING POWERSHARES SERIES EVENTS!
October 31, 2012 @ 8:31 AM

With Roger Federer withdrawing from the Paris Masters, you may be looking for another source of tennis inspiration in the coming weeks! Did you know that there’s a tour traveling around in America right now known as the PowerShares Series and features some of the greats like Jim Courier, Pete...
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TENNIS.COM: POWERSHARES SERIES INTERVIEW WITH PETE SAMPRAS
October 31, 2012 @ 8:03 AM

October 29, 2012

Former world number one and 14-time Grand Slam singles champion Pete Sampras joins the podcast to discuss his play in this year's PowerShares Series (two titles in three events), his schedule, and whether he has interest in Davis Cup.

 

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TENNISOPOLIS: CHAMPIONS SERIES TENNIS BOSTON
October 30, 2012 @ 8:32 AM

Last Friday I worked as a volunteer driver for the latest Champions Series Tennis event in Boston.   A hectic rental car situation that morning resulted in me having to drive Jim Courier in my Honda Accord… coupe.  With this as my first duty of the day, I was quite...
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CBS PHILLY: JIM COURIER
October 30, 2012 @ 8:01 AM

Tennis great Jim Courier spoke to Ukee Washington about an upcoming tennis event that will be in Philadelphia this November.

Champions Shootout is on Friday November 2nd at 7:30 p.m. at the Wells Fargo Center.
For more information visit www.PowerSharesSeries.com and for tickets visit www.ComcastTix.com.

 

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Interview on 98.7 The Fan in Tampa with the legendary John McEnroe
October 29, 2012 @ 11:26 PM

October 29, 2012 

Todd Wright on CBS sports radio speaks with John McEnroe on the current state of tennis and the upcoming PowerShares Series event in Tampa!

 

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McEnroe, 98.7 The...
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