Revamped series features over-30 stars
WASHINGTON -- Andre Agassi turned 41 last week, and Pete Sampras will hit 40 this summer, so both were pleased that tennis' Champions Series is changing to a less-demanding format.
The 2011 schedule, announced Tuesday, shifts from multiple-day tournaments to one-night stops in 12 cities over five weeks. Four of the tour's seven participants will compete at each event, playing one-set semifinals before the winners meet in an eight-game, pro-set championship match.
"It makes sense for ...
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