Jim Courier: Rafael Nadal can overtake Roger
MetroJim Courier: Rafael Nadal can overtake Roger Federer as the GOAT after US Open triumphMetro'It could be 18-17 right now and if Nadal stays healthy, he's going to have significantly more opportunities than Federer just because of the age gap,' Courier told the Tennis Channel. 'Who's going to bet against Nadal winning a couple more French ...US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal can surpass Roger Federer's Grand Slam title record - CourierExpress.co.ukall 279 news articles »
Posted on 10 September 2017 | 5:38 pm
Former Citadel player Mitchell Jeter killed
Charleston Post CourierFormer Citadel player Mitchell Jeter killed in car wreckCharleston Post CourierThree of the dead were from Laurens: Jim Edward Daniels, 60; Patchell Daniels, 39; and Michaiah Daniels, 5. They all were in one car and were pronounced dead at the scene. Jeter was the driver of the second car and also was pronounced dead at the ...and more »
Posted on 10 September 2017 | 12:04 pm
Tennis coach Nick Bollettieri on why so few
Los Angeles TimesTennis coach Nick Bollettieri on why so few players achieve ...Los Angeles TimesJason Kohn's documentary "Love Means Zero," premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival, focuses on tennis coach Nick Bollettieri. Known for working ...'Love Means Zero' Review: Tennis Documentary Could Use More ...TheWrapall 4 news articles »
Posted on 9 September 2017 | 8:32 pm
Can a new generation of Americans serve up
PBS NewsHourCan a new generation of Americans serve up great tennis? | PBS ...PBS NewsHourFor the first time since 1981, all four women's U.S. Open semifinalists are American. But it's a different story for their male counterparts, who haven't won the ...and more »
Posted on 7 September 2017 | 6:00 pm
Tennis Movies Are Usually Terrible—But
Vanity FairTennis Movies Are Usually Terrible—But These Three Might Break the CurseVanity Fair... and Steve Carell), Borg/McEnroe (with Shia LaBeouf and Sverrir Gudnason), and Love Means Zero, a documentary about Bollettieri and his world-famous tennis academy, which has produced the sport's biggest stars—including Andre Agassi, Jim Courier, ...
Posted on 7 September 2017 | 5:03 am
Is Jack Sock Emerging as New Hope for US
Men from the United States once ruled tennis with an iron grip. Between 1974 and 2003, American males accounted for 46 Grand Slam wins, dwarfing all other nations. But like most dynasties in history, they lost control of their throne and were toppled by players from other countries. The forecast looked great during the 1970s and 1980s, which were led by the equally volatile and boisterous John ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 5:16 am
INSIDE STORY: Is men's tennis now too
The greatest player of the last 15 years, and maybe of all time, Roger Federer, while being extremely fit and relatively tall (6ft1ins/185cm), did not win 17 grand slam titles via brute force. While the 2000s enjoyed the emergence of big-serving players such as Andy Roddick the fears of the previous decade never really came to pass. Indeed, over the last 10 years, there have been eight different ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 9:16 am
USTA hires Blackman to follow McEnroe for
Martin Blackman will succeed Patrick McEnroe as the U.S. Tennis Association's general manager of player development. The USTA plans to formally announce the appointment Monday, when it has scheduled a conference call with USTA Chairman of the Board and President Katrina Adams and COO and Executive Director Gordon Smith. Blackman is a former player who trained as a junior alongside Andre Agassi ...
Posted on 5 April 2015 | 5:43 pm
On Thursday, Aug. 27, Blake will play Roddick, and on Friday, Aug. 28, McEnroe will battle Courier. Both matches will be the second match of the evening session, following the WTA quarterfinal and semifinal matches, respectively.
Posted on 4 April 2015 | 6:38 pm
Murray, Berdych, Djokovic, Isner Feature In
The 96-man draw has been whittled down to just four players, who are all in action on Day 10. The semi-finals feature three of the world’s Top 10 players and the American No. 1. [[More Tennis News on ATPWorldTour.com]]
Posted on 3 April 2015 | 6:29 am
Blake picks up a fun win over Roddick
The second of two Men's Legend exhibitions takes place tonight with a pair of iconic American players, John McEnroe and Jim Courier, playing the second match of the night session. "I think that (playful interaction) resonates with a lot of fans ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:16 pm
Wozniacki powers into CT Open semifinals
FRIDAY’S FEATURED MATCH: Are you kidding me? The feisty and fiery John McEnroe makes his Legends’ debut tonight against Jim Courier in what’s certain to be an entertaining and competitive match under the lights at the Connecticut Tennis Center.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:51 pm
How a new coach made Kei Nishikori a grand
“Michael has clearly added some mental and physical toughness to Kei’s already formidable skill set,” four-time grand slam winner Jim Courier told the Guardian. If anyone should know what Chang brings to the court, it’s Courier. The two split their ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:26 am
Ex-tennis great Pasarell to appear in
Then we had what I call maybe even the best era of American tennis ever with the likes of Andre Agassi, and Pete Sampras, and Jim Courier, and Michael Chang and Todd Martin. “I think the same thing is going to happen again. They’re out there.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:38 pm
For U.S. men, it's mostly one (week) and
The generation that followed — now 40somethings — included four more Grand Slam winners, Pete Sampras (14 titles), Andre Agassi (eight), Jim Courier (four) and Michael Chang (one). The first three earned No. 1 rankings during their careers, while Chang ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 2:31 am
US plans to use Querrey, Isner against
U.S. Davis Cup captain Jim Courier plans to face No. 1 Novak Djokovic and Serbia in the quarterfinals with the same group — Sam Querrey, John Isner, twins Bob and Mike Bryan — that beat Brazil in the first round.
Posted on 13 March 2013 | 10:14 am
Pete Sampras wins in Boston
Pete Sampras won the Staples Champions Cup on Friday for his second PowerShares Series' victory in two nights, beating John McEnroe 6-1 at the TD Garden.
Posted on 13 October 2012 | 10:38 pm
Harrison in US Davis Cup team to play
U.S. Davis Cup captain Jim Courier has selected teenager Ryan Harrison to the four-man squad that will play Switzerland next month in the first round.
Posted on 27 January 2012 | 10:54 pm
Chang beats Courier in Champions Series
Michael Chang beat Jim Courier 8-3 in the finals Friday night at the HSBC Tennis Cup.
Posted on 23 September 2011 | 9:12 pm
4 American men moving into US Open's 4th
As Donald Young walked out of Arthur Ashe Stadium — a member of a Grand Slam tournament's final 16 for the first time — U.S. Davis Cup captain Jim Courier held up two thumbs and called out to the 22-year-old American.
Posted on 4 September 2011 | 4:15 pm
Resolved Question: Can jim courier say
Jim Courier almost choked when he half said something that was saying sort of, that leyton was playing well.
Posted on 13 January 2013 | 6:11 pm
Resolved Question: Who else thinks that Jim
Seriously whenever Jim Courier is Commentating I here a reference to Nadal at least 10 times in a match that Nadal is not playing in and when he is playing he is always talking about how strong he is, how big jis arms are and how good his body is and when he is doing a post match interview with him he gets tongue tied.
Posted on 19 January 2011 | 5:51 pm
Resolved Question: Andy Murray possibly the
That excludes Jim courier. LMFAO
Posted on 28 January 2010 | 1:32 am
Resolved Question: Jim Courier's commentary
What are your views on Jim Courier's commentary on channel 7 during the 2010 Australian Open?
Posted on 24 January 2010 | 5:57 pm
Resolved Question: Jim Courier Talks Too
Hands up those who think Jim Courier talks too much when commentating at the Australian Open?
Posted on 22 January 2010 | 4:52 pm