Champions Tennis Tour

We’re studying up on our tennis rules in preparation for the Champions Series Tour that’s on it’s way to cities across the country. To help us get warmed up, we had the opportunity to ask an insider at the tour some of our biggest questions.

Rue La La: Andre Agassi, Pete Sampras, John McEnroe, Jim Courier, Bjorn Borg, Michael Chang, Mats Wilander. We’re a little starstruck. What can we expect on the court from these names?
Champions Series Insider: First and foremost, you’ll see great tennis from these legends of the game. All of these champions are active players who love to compete with their rivals and given their competitive nature and the bonus pool of $1 million on the line, you should expect to see some great tennis. Don’t be surprised if you get a little chatter between the players between points though – they do like to needle the other player or engage with the audience when they get a chance.

Rue La La: So you’ve been organizing the Tour for the past five years – you must have seen some great moments. Any particular favorites?
Champions Series Insider: The best moments have been when the great rivalries get together again, like Borg and McEnroe. Seeing those icons across the net from each other is magical.
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August 29, 2011