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Agassi, Courier among legends headlining re-formatted 12-city Champions Series circuit

Agassi, Courier among legends headlining re-formatted 12-city Champions Series circuit

May. 4 | The 2011 Champions Series circuit will begin on Sept. 22 in Fort Lauderdale and conclude on Oct. 22 in Buffalo, officials announced on Tuesday. The likes of Andre Agassi, Pete Sampras, John McEnroe, Jim Courier, Bjorn Borg, Michael Chang and Mats Wilander,...

Expanded, Re-Formatted Champions Series Tennis Circuit to Debut in Fall

Expanded, Re-Formatted Champions Series Tennis Circuit to Debut in Fall

Jan. 4 | InsideOut Sports + Entertainment today announced an expanded and re-formatted Champions Series tennis circuit starting in 2011 with one-night events in 12 North American markets played this fall. Each new Champions Series event will feature a field...

Why the Swiss Indoors is like a Grand Slam for Roger Federer

Why the Swiss Indoors is like a Grand Slam for Roger Federer

Nov. 1 | Roger Federer hits the courts this week in his hometown of Basel, Switzerland for the Swiss Indoor Championships. Roger is a three-time champion at the event, but it was, at one time, an elusive title for him as it was not until 2006 that he won...

NADAL WINS FIFTH FRENCH OPEN TITLE

NADAL WINS FIFTH FRENCH OPEN TITLE

Jun. 6 | Rafael Nadal regained his title of “King of Clay” winning the French Open singles title for a fifth time Sunday with a 6-4, 6-2, 6-4 win over Robin Soderling of Sweden. Only the great Bjorn Borg has won more singles titles (6) at the world’s...

SKATES FOR A TENNIS RACKET: A WIMBLEDON CHAMPION TRADES WITH A BOSTON BRUIN

SKATES FOR A TENNIS RACKET: A WIMBLEDON CHAMPION TRADES WITH A BOSTON BRUIN

May. 4 | Tennis in Boston and the Boston Bruins are in the news of late with the playing of the Staples Champions Cup “champions” tennis event (that featured John McEnroe, Bjorn Borg, Jim Courier and others) last weekend and the Bruins currently taking...

McENROE BEATS WILANDER TO SET UP SEMIFINAL SHOWDOWN WITH BORG IN BOSTON

McENROE BEATS WILANDER TO SET UP SEMIFINAL SHOWDOWN WITH BORG IN BOSTON

May. 1 | BOSTON, Mass., April 30, 2010 –- John McEnroe defeated Mats Wilander 6-3, 6-4 Friday in the quarterfinals of the $150,000 Staples Champions Cup and advance into a semifinal confrontation with his legendary rival Bjorn Borg. The two Hall of Famers...

BORG EDGES PERNFORS TO OPEN STAPLES CHAMPIONS CUP IN BOSTON

BORG EDGES PERNFORS TO OPEN STAPLES CHAMPIONS CUP IN BOSTON

Apr. 30 | BOSTON, Mass., April 29, 2010 – – Bjorn Borg, playing in an event in the United States for the first time in 10 years, defeated fellow Swede Mikael Pernfors 6-2, 2-6, 10-8 (Champion Tie-Breaker) Thursday in the opening match of the $150,000...

BJORN BORG TO PLAY FIRST TENNIS MATCH IN UNITED STATES IN 10 YEARS ON THURSDAY

BJORN BORG TO PLAY FIRST TENNIS MATCH IN UNITED STATES IN 10 YEARS ON THURSDAY

Apr. 28 | NEW YORK, N.Y. – – Bjorn Borg, the iconic Swedish tennis legend who won five straight Wimbledon men’s singles titles from 1976 to 1980, will play his first tennis match in the United States in 10 years Thursday as he kicks off play at the...

BJORN BORG TO PLAY IN CHAMPIONS SERIES EVENT IN BOSTON

BJORN BORG TO PLAY IN CHAMPIONS SERIES EVENT IN BOSTON

Jan. 12 | NEW YORK, N.Y., January 12 – InsideOut Sports & Entertainment announced today that Bjorn Borg, the iconic five-time Wimbledon champion from Sweden, will play his first tournament in the United States since 2000 when he competes at the $150,000...

JAN KODES: WATCH OUT FOR THE CZECHS IN DAVIS CUP FINAL

JAN KODES: WATCH OUT FOR THE CZECHS IN DAVIS CUP FINAL

Dec. 2 | Former Wimbledon and French Open Champion Jan Kodes provides his perspective to WorldTennisMagazine.com in a column previewing this weekend’s Davis Cup final be Jan Kodes previews the Davis Cup for World Tennis Magazine tween Spain and the Czech Republic...

Mondays With Bob Greene: Davydenko Takes London

Mondays With Bob Greene: Davydenko Takes London

Nov. 30 | STARS Nikolay Davydenko takes London Nikolay Davydenko beat Juan Martin del Potro 6-3 6-4 to win the ATP World Tour Finals in London, England Kimiko Date-Krumm beat Bojana Jovanovski 7-5 6-2 to win the Dunlop World Challenge in Toyota, Japan Michal...

Mondays With Bob Greene: I think that Justine’s comeback is good news for women’s tennis

Mondays With Bob Greene: I think that Justine’s comeback is good news for women’s tennis

Sep. 28 | STARS Albert Montanes won the BCR Open Romania, beating Juan Monaco 7-6 (2) 7-6 (6) in Bucharest, Romania Kimiko Date-Krumm Gael Monfils beat Philipp Kohlschreiber 7-6 (1) 3-6 6-2 to win the Open de Moselle in Metz, France Kimiko Date Krumm beat...