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Mac is back: McEnroe wins in return to doubles

Updated: February 16, 2006, 3:04 AM ET
Associated Press

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- John McEnroe made a triumphant return to the ATP Tour, teaming with Jonas Bjorkman to win his first match in 12 years, 6-3, 6-3 over Wayne Arthurs and Stephen Huss on Wednesday night in a match that ended 19 minutes before McEnroe's 47th birthday.

"The old dog wanted to teach the young guys new tricks,'' McEnroe told the crowd before a birthday cake was wheeled out and the fans sang "Happy Birthday.''

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