BELGRADE (Reuters) – Novak Djokovic will keep Andre Agassi as his head coach when he returns to action after recovering from an elbow injury which forced him to cut short his season in July, Serbia’s former world number one said on Tuesday. “We can confirm that Agassi remains the head coach while Italian Marco Panichi …

NEW HAVEN, CONN. – Ten years to the day after losing to James Blake in the final of the ATP World Tour event in New Haven, Mardy Fish gained some revenge on his good friend in the final of the PowerShares Legends New Haven. On August 25, 2007, Blake defeated Fish 7-5, 6-4 in the …

JAMES BLAKE BEATS ANDY RODDICK TO WIN WINSTON-SALEM POWERSHARES SERIES TITLE WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – James Blake won his ninth career title on the PowerShares Series – and his second of the 2017 season – beating Andy Roddick 6-3 in the one-set championship match at the PowerShares Legends Winston-Salem, part of the Winston-Salem Open ATP World …

Tennis legend John McEnroe and Washington Redskins Quarterback Kirk Cousins are coming to Liberty University this fall as two of the speakers who will present at the thrice-weekly convocation. The news was announced Wednesday afternoon via Twitter by David Nasser, LU’s senior vice president for spiritual development, who tweeted out images of both athletes. Though …

LOS ANGELES – The PowerShares Series, the North American tennis circuit for champion tennis players over the age of 30, will stage a new event in Lynchburg, Va., on Monday, October 16 at the Vines Center on the campus of Liberty University. John McEnroe, James Blake, Andy Roddick and Michael Chang will compete in Lynchburg, …

ANDY RODDICK HIGHLIGHTS POWERSHARES SERIES TENNIS RETURN TO LINCOLN, NEBRASKA Tickets On Sale July 31 For Fall Event in Lincoln LOS ANGELES – The PowerShares Series, the North American tennis circuit for champion tennis players over the age of 30 announced the dates and full players fields for events in Lincoln, Nebraska and in Los …

NEWPORT, R.I. – Mardy Fish won his first career title on the PowerShares Series Sunday, spoiling Andy Roddick’s day after his International Tennis Hall of Fame induction with a 7-5 victory in the one-set championship match. Playing in his first career final on the North American tennis circuit for champion tennis players over the age …

The WTA Tour is going through a transformative time, and the Connecticut Open’s 2017 field will reflect that change. Of the 20 players currently committed to the event, which runs Aug. 18-26 at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale, 10 of them have won WTA events this year. The latest such player to pledge is …

Legendary bad boy John McEnroe’s success as a tennis star let him party like a rock star. Chilling with Robert Plant and Kid Rock. Sharing a backstage joint with Mick Jagger. Partying with Chrissie Hynde and the Pretenders. In his new memoir “But Seriously,” McEnroe crows about the spoils of celebrity that he wholeheartedly embraced …

I watched John McEnroe eat at the Rosa Mexicano restaurant, I began to know how Bjorn Borg felt. I had done everything I could to keep up with the guy across the table. I had arrived early. I had secured my seat. I had even greeted him as he walked in. But there was McEnroe, …

Six years ago, when Novak Djokovic was all but indestructible, tennis legend Andre Agassi couldn’t stop talking about him. He called Djokovic’s return of serves “incredible.” He ran with absurd quickness and could anticipate his opponent’s moves with eerie efficiency. Agassi said Djokovic outdid him in every aspect of the sport. Read Full Article

Bill and Wendy are joined on the phone by tennis great, John McEnroe! They talk about the Powershares series, his relationship with the game, his hot-head reputation, playing guitar, his wife, and more.

(CNN) Novak Djokovic will start the defense of his French Open crown with eight-time major winner Andre Agassi by his side. The former top-ranked Serb, who has struggled with a loss of form since completing the career Grand Slam of all four majors last year at Roland Garros, made the surprise announcement after a one-sided …