Mackenzie McDonald’s real education began when he left UCLA and turned pro after winning the 2016 NCAA singles and doubles tennis titles. The Piedmont, Calif., native, an all-America selection in each of his three seasons as a Bruin, found it tough to gain a foothold on the men’s tour. He’s a small guy, at 5-10 …

Former top-10 player Mardy Fish will be the new captain of the U.S. Davis Cup team, taking over the job as the event shifts to a drastically different setup. A person familiar with the U.S. Tennis Association’s choice told The Associated Press on Tuesday that Fish will replace former captain Jim Courier, who stepped down …

Each week, Benjamin Law asks public figures to discuss the subjects we’re told to keep private by getting them to roll a die. The numbers they land on are the topics they’re given. This week he talks to Jim Courier. The tennis commentator, 48, was the world No. 1 men’s tennis player during 1992 and …

LOS ANGELES – The 2019 Invesco Series QQQ tennis circuit will kick off Saturday, January 26 with the new Oracle Champions Cup to be played at the Newport Beach Tennis Club in Newport Beach, Calif., during the Oracle Challenger Series event. Former U.S. Open champion Andy Roddick, former world No. 2 Tommy Haas, 2018 Invesco …

ORLANDO – Mardy Fish defeated good friend and former U.S. Davis Cup teammate James Blake 6-3 in the one-set championship match Thursday to win the Champions Challenge at the USTA National Campus, his fourth career title on the Invesco Series QQQ tennis circuit. The tournament, played in front of a sold-out crowd at the hard …

GINEPRI TO REPLACE INJURED RODDICK IN 2018 INVESCO SERIES QQQ FINALE AT USTA NATONAL CAMPUS IN ORLANDO Former U.S. Open semifinalist Robby Ginepri will replace an injured Andy Roddick in the Champions Challenge, the 10th and final event on the 2018 Invesco Series QQQ tennis circuit to be held this Thursday, December 6 at the …

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Mardy Fish beat good friend and former U.S. Davis Cup teammate James Blake 6-3 Sunday to win the Socal Honda Dealers Helpful Cup at the Sherwood Country Club, the ninth of ten events on the 2018 Invesco Series QQQ tour. Despite the loss, Blake, the former world No. 4, clinched the …

HOUSTON – James Blake edged John McEnroe 7-6(3) Friday night in an electric one-set final at the Camden Wealth Advisors Champions Cup in front of a raucous standing-room-only crowd of 4,500 at the Tudor Fieldhouse on the campus of Rice University. The tournament victory is the third title for Blake this year on the North …

ST. LOUIS – Mark Philippoussis blitzed Jim Courier 6-1 Thursday night in the one-set singles final of the True Champions Classic at the Chaifetz Arena, the seventh of 10 events on the 2018 Invesco Series QQQ “champions” tennis circuit. The win was the second this season for Philippoussis on the North American tennis circuit for …

NEW HAVEN, CT – James Blake won his second Invesco Series QQQ title of the week Friday beating John McEnroe 6-4 in the one-set championship match at the Invesco Legends New Haven as part of the Connecticut Open WTA Tour event at Yale University. Blake, a native of nearby Fairfield, Connecticut, was buoyed by support …

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – James Blake successfully defended his title at the Invesco Legends Winston Salem Sunday night once again beating his good friend and former Davis Cup teammate Andy Roddick 6-1 in the one-set championship match. It marked the 11th career title for Blake on the Invesco Series QQQ, the North American tennis circuit for …