Champions Cup coming to Oklahoma City
February 01, 2014 @ 11:49 PM
The Champions Cup is a slightly younger tennis version of the PGA's Champions Tour sprinkled with some showmanship.
Former four-time Grand Slam winner Jim Courier, who originated and oversees the series, will face Michael Chang on Thursday night at Chesapeake Arena in a one-set semifinal. John McEnroe and Ivan Lendl meet...
Ivan Lendl, father of two SEC golfers, talks about tennis and golf: ‘I enjoy both’ (video)
January 30, 2014 @ 11:50 PM
JOHN McENROE AND IVAN LENDL TO CONTINUE RIVALRY IN OKLAHOMA CITY FEBRUARY 6 AT CHESAPEAKE ENERGY ARENA
January 28, 2014 @ 8:43 PM
NEW YORK – John McEnroe and Ivan Lendl will renew their storied rivalry in the semifinals at the Champions Cup tennis tournament to be played Thursday, February 6 at 7 pm at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. Jim Courier will face Michael Chang in the other semifinal of the one-night event, ...
JOHN McENROE TO KICK OFF HIS 20th YEAR OF “CHAMPIONS” TENNIS IN KANSAS CITY FEBRUARY 5
January 28, 2014 @ 8:23 PM
NEW YORK – John McEnroe will kick off his 20th year of “champions” tennis in Kansas City as he will join fellow tennis legends Ivan Lendl, Jim Courier and Michael Chang at the Champions Showdown to be played Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 7 pm at the Sprint Center.
SAMPRAS TO FACE McENROE AND COURIER TO PLAY BLAKE IN CHAMPIONS CHALLENGE IN SALT LAKE CITY FEBRUARY 25
January 28, 2014 @ 1:23 PM
NEW YORK – Pete Sampras will face John McEnroe and Jim Courier will play James Blake in the semifinals of the Champions Challenge tennis event to be played Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 7 pm at the Energy Solutions Arena. The winners of each one-set semifinal match will then play...
ANDRE AGASSI TO FACE JIM COURIER AND ANDY RODDICK TO PLAY JAMES BLAKE AT CAMDEN WEALTH ADVISORS CUP IN HOUSTON ON FEBRUARY 20
January 28, 2014 @ 1:22 PM
NEW YORK – Andre Agassi will face Jim Courier and Andy Roddick will play James Blake in the semifinals of the Camden Wealth Advisors Cup to be played Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 7 pm at the Toyota Center. The winners of each one-set semifinal match will then play in...
ANDY RODDICK TO MAKE POWERSHARES SERIES DEBUT MATCH AGAINST MARK PHILIPPOUSSIS IN BIRMINGHAM FEBRUARY 13
January 28, 2014 @ 1:21 PM
NEW YORK – Andy Roddick will play his debut match on the “champions” tennis circuit against Mark Philippoussis in the “Champions Shootout” Thursday, February 13 at 7 pm at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex. Jim Courier and John McEnroe will face off in the other men’s semifinal in the one-night tennis...
JOHN McENROE AND IVAN LENDL TO CONTINUE THEIR RIVALRY AT POWERSHARES QQQ CHALLENGE IN INDIANAPOLIS ON FEBRUARY 14
January 28, 2014 @ 10:59 AM
NEW YORK - John McEnroe and Ivan Lendl will renew their storied rivalry in the semifinals of the PowerShares QQQ Challenge to be played Friday, February 14 at 7 pm at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Jim Courier will face Mark Philippoussis in the other semifinal of the one-night event, part...
McEnroe: I Succeeded Because of My Normal Childhood (video)
January 24, 2014 @ 11:52 PM
Jan. 24 (Bloomberg) –- Tennis Legend John McEnroe discusses how tennis has changed over the years and the future of the game with Trish Regan and Matt Miller on Bloomberg Television’s “Street Smart.” (Source: Bloomberg)
John McEnroe: If you love the game of doubles, set it free
January 23, 2014 @ 11:59 PM
John McEnroe, who won five Wimbledon and four U.S. Open doubles titles during his career, kicked up some dust in December when he criticized the state of the team discipline on the ATP tour. "I look at it now...
Top Tennis Players Join Forces With Former Champions
January 10, 2014 @ 12:01 AM
Tennis royalty has coached tennis royalty before.
Bill Tilden, the American who was the game’s biggest star in the 1920s, coached Gottfried von Cramm and the German Davis Cup team. Billie Jean King coached Martina Navratilova. Mats Wilander coached Marat Safin. Jimmy Connors coached Andy...
Collected wisdom: Tennis legend Jim Courier
December 14, 2013 @ 9:37 PM
Jim Courier won four Grand Slam events (two French Opens and two Australian Opens), earning $14 million during a 13-year career. The current United States Davis Cup captain, Courier won 23 singles titles and six doubles titles. He spent 58 weeks in 1992 and 1993 as the No. 1 ranked...
Tennis great Jim Courier talks career, gears up for Champions Shootout in Birmingham
December 12, 2013 @ 9:35 PM
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Tennis legend Jim Courier promises something for everyone at the upcoming Champions Shootout to take place this February in Birmingham.
The one-night tournament pitting Courier against John McEnroe and Andy Roddick against Mark Philippoussis will be entertaining and competitive, he said.
"This is an edgy group of players," Courier...