TENNIS.COM: ANOTHER BIG FOUR, LEGENDS PLAY THE GARDEN
November 06, 2012 @ 3:00 PM
NEW YORK—With the exception of the Paris Masters, which gave us a maiden Masters champion (David Ferrer) and ATP finalist (Jerzy Janowicz), it’s been an extremely predictable 2012 season in men’s tennis. Every tournament of significance has been won by Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, or Andy Murray, and...
NYT STRAIGHT SETS: MCENROE RETURNS TO MADISON SQUARE GARDEN TO FACE YOUNGER FOES
November 06, 2012 @ 12:43 AM
Talking to the news media hours before his PowerShares Series match at Madison Square Garden on Monday, John McEnroe kept looking over his shoulder, eyeing his younger competitors —Andre Agassi, Pete Sampras and Pat Rafter — as they took deafening thwacks at the ball.
“My first priority is...
RAFTER TAKES NASDAQ INDEXES CUP AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN
November 06, 2012 @ 12:29 AM
NEW YORK, NY (Nov. 5, 2012) – Four legendary tennis stars played to a raucous crowd on New York’s biggest stage, but in the end it was Pat Rafter who claimed his second PowerShares Series title in four days by defeating fan favorite John McEnroe, 8-3 in the championship match...
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.