Athletes to Compete for $1 Million Prize Pool in One-Night Shoot-Outs Played in 12 Cities Nationwide This Fall   Tickets Go On Sale to General Public May 9th     NEW YORK, (May 3, 2011) — InsideOut Sports + Entertainment announced today the schedule for the 2011 Champions Series circuit featuring tennis greats Andre Agassi, …

Senior Tour Tightens Its Focus on the Big Three By CHRISTOPHER CLAREY Last May, the Hall of Fame tennis player Jim Courier and his business partner Jon Venison left Boston after staging their latest senior event with the conviction that they needed to revitalize their five-year-old tour, the Champions Series, in a difficult economy. “I …

Philadelphia will be among the 12 stops on a new nationwide Champions Series tennis circuit to debut this fall, organizers announced yesterday.  Information on venues, dates, fields, tickets and television will be announced later, organizers said.  Andre Agassi, Pete Sampras, John McEnroe and Jim Courier will headline the circuit, with each of the one-night shootout events …

 Senior Tour Tightens Its Focus on the Big Three By CHRISTOPHER CLAREY Last May, the Hall of Fame tennis player Jim Courier and his business partner Jon Venison left Boston after staging their latest senior event with the conviction that they needed to revitalize their five-year-old tour, the Champions Series, in a difficult economy. “I …

Celebrate Ontario funding helps bring four former champions to the new event during final weekend of 2011 Rogers Cup Toronto, March xx, 2011 – Tennis Canada announced (insert day) the introduction of Rogers Legends Cup, a three day tournament that will feature former Grand Slam champions Andre Agassi, John McEnroe, Jim Courier and Michael Chang. …

Newly Condensed Format to Feature 12 One-Night Tournaments Over 5 Week Season

Pete Sampras, winner of 14 Grand Slam singles titles, retired officially in 2003 but has been showing plenty of interest in playing the game of late. He has taken part in exhibitions in the United States, including a match in Madison Square Garden last month against Andre Agassi; he played in a senior tournament in …

EDBERG EDGES SAFIN TO WIN CHAMPIONS SERIES TITLE IN GRAND CAYMAN  GRAND CAYMAN, November 7 – Stefan Edberg edged Marat Safin 7-6(5), 2-6, 10-8 (Champions Tie-Breaker) Sunday to win the $120,000 The Residences at the Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman Legends Championships. The title was Edberg’s first career title on the Champions Series, the global tennis circuit …