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Tennis - 19 Nov 2003
The International Tennis Federation and Sportev, the leading Broadband and Mobile Sports Provider, have today announced the launch of DavisCup.tv, a comprehensive broadband offering that covers action from the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group. For the first time ever, tennis fans have the chance to view Davis Cup footage on the web.
Tennis - 13 Nov 2003
Sports Marketing Surveys Ltd, the world's largest sports and sponsorship research group, are undertaking Europe's biggest and most focussed tennis research programme amongst the specialist tennis retail market.
Tennis - 11 Nov 2003
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., November 10, 2003 -- The USTA and CBS Sports announced a landmark broadcast television partnership that includes an extension of CBS Sports' domestic rights to the US Open through 2006, with a USTA option to extend the deal for an additional two years (2007-2008).
Tennis - 03 Nov 2003
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced today that Fossil, a leader in design, development marketing and distribution of contemporary, high quality fashion watches and accessories, is to become an International Sponsor and the Official Watch of Davis Cup. The ITF and Fossil have signed a multiyear agreement, starting with the Final of the 2003 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas between Australia and Spain in Melbourne on 28-30 November.
Tennis - 03 Nov 2003
The Board of Directors for the years 2003 - 2005, elected at the 2003 AGM in Rio de Janeiro, are:
Tennis - 08 Oct 2003
Filderstadt, GER - October 8, 2003: Eurosport and the WTA Tour announced today the extension of their multi-year broadcast agreement, which calls for the leading pan-European sports channel to devote more coverage to WTA Tour tournaments throughout Europe than ever before.
Tennis - 29 Sep 2003
Tennis Europe today announces the start of a 3-year partnership with Prince, one of the world's leading tennis brands.
Tennis - 19 Sep 2003
ST. PETERSBURG, FL - The WTA Tour and ESPN have reached a multi-year agreement for the cable network to broadcast the WTA Tour Championships presented by Porsche.
Tennis - 12 Sep 2003
The Annual General Meeting of the International Tennis Federation, held in Rio de Janeiro today, 11 September 2003, elected Francesco Ricci Bitti (ITA) for a second four-year term as President of the ITF. Ricci Bitti was not opposed for re-election.
Tennis - 11 Sep 2003
The All England Club has today confirmed that the 2005 Championships will continue to be played over the traditional dates in June and July - Monday 20 June to Sunday 3 July.
Tennis - 09 Sep 2003
New York, N.Y. - The ATP and WTA Tour announced today the formation of 'One Game,' a joint program designed to enhance the operational efficiencies of both organizations and grow professional tennis worldwide.
Tennis - 28 Aug 2003
The International Tennis Federation today announced that the Russian Tennis Federation has been awarded the right to host the Semifinals and Final of the 2003 Fed Cup World Group competition.
Tennis - 19 Aug 2003
The USTA and IBM today announced the launch of USOpen.org with enhanced features that further its distinction as one of the world's top sports event web sites.
Tennis - 12 Aug 2003
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) is looking for a TV assistant as a maternity replacement for a minimum 6 - month period, possibly longer.
Tennis - 28 Jul 2003
Sports Marketing Surveys Ltd's recently completed its 19th Official Racket, Clothing and Footwear Census of the Wimbledon Championships.
Tennis - 25 Jul 2003
Due to the success of its sponsorship of the Hastings Direct International Championships Bexhill based insurance provider Hastings Direct has announced that it is looking for 100 new members of staff. In the four weeks since the tournament calls have been up 20% on what the company would usually expect at this time of year.
Tennis - 07 Jul 2003
The Grand Slam Committee (GSC) has completed several days of meetings with ATP, WTA Tour and other key constituents in a continuing effort to achieve a collaborative way forward for the sport.
Tennis - 02 Jul 2003
ST. PETERSBURG, FL – The WTA Tour announces today a major marketing partnership with Lotto Sport Italia that involves the creation of the first WTA Tour apparel, footwear and accessories collection. The closing of the deal comes on the heels of the successful launch of the Tour’s 'Get In Touch With Your Feminine Side' brand marketing campaign.
Tennis - 01 Jul 2003
The Australian Open has announced that IBM has extended its role as the official Information Technology and Internet Supplier to the Australian Open through until 2005.
Tennis - 23 Jun 2003
WIMBLEDON, ENGLAND – The WTA Tour announced today the launch of a landmark brand marketing campaign.
Tennis - 18 Jun 2003
The ATP, governing body of the men's international tennis circuit, announced today that it has appointed Chris Clouser as Chief Executive Officer of ATP Properties and President of ATP, Inc. He's also been appointed President of ATP Foundation.
Tennis - 16 Jun 2003
Once again Marsh, the world’s leading risk management and insurance services firm, is sponsoring the annual tennis tournament at The Hurlingham Club, London.
Tennis - 16 Jun 2003
The ATP announced today that the Latin American tournaments and ATP have created a cooperative venture for the marketing, distribution of television rights, sponsorship sales and promotion of the sport in Latin America based on the 2004 series of tournaments.
Tennis - 16 Jun 2003
This year, Roland Garros was attended by 392 932 visitors (12 400 more than for last year’s tournament).
Tennis - 05 Jun 2003
The Lawn Tennis Association is delighted to announce that BskyB and the BBC will be their broadcast partners during the pre-Wimbledon grass court tournaments this month.
Tennis - 05 Jun 2003
Andre Agassi will return to the Stella Artois Championships for the second time after accepting a wild card into the 25th anniversary of the event that kicks off at the Queen's Club in London, next Monday, the 9th of June.
Tennis - 03 Jun 2003
The Lawn Tennis Association is delighted to announce a unique sporting partnership with the Eastbourne Eagles speedway team during the Hastings Direct International Championships at Devonshire Park later this month (June 16-21).
Tennis - 29 May 2003
The International Tennis Federation announced today that it had completed successful discussions with both the ATP and the WTA Tour to award ranking points for both men and women at the 2004 Olympic Tennis Event in Athens.
Tennis - 28 May 2003
The United States Tennis Association (USTA) today announced Washington D.C. as the host city for the 2003 USA v Italy World Group Quarterfinal tie on 19-20 July.
Tennis - 28 May 2003
The ITF has announced that The Davis Cup Committee has agreed that the 2003 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Asia/Oceania Zone Group II second round tie between China Hong Kong and Lebanon should be re-scheduled for June 20 - 22 in Sri Lanka.
Tennis - 28 May 2003
Tennis Australia has nominated the Rod Laver Arena at Melbourne Park, venue of the Australian Open, for the Australia v Switzerland semifinal, to be played September 19-21.
Tennis - 28 May 2003
The Spain v France quarterfinal will be held at the Escuela de Tenis Municipal Parque del Oeste, Oviedo, Spain. An outdoor clay court will be used.
Tennis - 22 May 2003
With the tennis Grand Slam season about to embark onto European shores, a new study has found that reports of a sport in popular decline are somewhat off the mark.
Tennis - 19 May 2003
Russian star Anna Kournikova has announced she plans to play the DFS Classic grass court tournament in Birmingham for the first time next month (June 9-15).
Tennis - 19 May 2003
The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) today announced the continuation of their partnership with Ariel, this year culminating in smashed! with Ariel Champions of the Future, the UK’s first major urban celebrity tennis event, encouraging kids to do more than just watch.
Tennis - 19 May 2003
Tennis legends and sports enthusiasts will join together on May 20 for what promises to be a stunning day of colourful tennis action at the Monte Carlo Country Club.
Tennis - 15 May 2003
ACE Group International, today announced a world-class player field for the Boodle & Dunthorne Champions Challenge to be held at Stoke Park Club on 18-21 June 2003.
Tennis - 13 May 2003
The ITF has announced the following nominations for the ITF Board of Directors for the period 2004-2006. Twelve candidates will be elected to the Board at the ITF’s Annual General Meeting in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on 9-12 September 2003.
Tennis - 13 May 2003
Fans anxiously awaiting The Tennis Channel to arrive on their cable system can tune into tennis next month — on the Internet.
Tennis - 07 May 2003
The Lawn Tennis Association announces that the Senior National Championships will not be included in its calendar of events for the foreseeable future. This decision was unanimously approved by the LTA Main Board with the aim of concentrating resources on international tournaments that carry ATP and WTA world ranking points.
Tennis - 02 May 2003
The U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships at Houston has reported record attendance figures of 50,737 during the week of April 21-27. Meanwhile, major preparations also have begun for the Tennis Masters Cup, which will be held at the Westside Tennis Club from November 8-16.
Tennis - 29 Apr 2003
The LTA has signed a new partnership with West London-based Revelstoke Wine Co Ltd. Revelstoke will be the LTA’s official merchant for all LTA events, to include all the summer tournaments.
Tennis - 29 Apr 2003
Four-time Stella Artois champion Boris Becker and three-time finalist Stefan Edberg will face each other for the first time since their 1996 final at the Queen’s Club to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the tournament.
Tennis - 09 Apr 2003
World Number One and Wimbledon champion Lleyton Hewitt has confirmed his intention to land a record fourth consecutive title at the 25th Stella Artois Championships to be held at the Queen’s Club, 9-15 June, 2003.
Tennis - 09 Apr 2003
Captain Roger Taylor is keeping an open mind on his team selection, after the draw for the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group Qualifying Round gave Great Britain an away clash against Morocco (September 20-22).
Tennis - 08 Apr 2003
The International Tennis Federation and The Tennis Channel have announced the signing of a three-year agreement for US rights to the ITF’s three prestigious international team competitions - Fed Cup, non-USA ties in Davis Cup by BNP Paribas and Hyundai Hopman Cup.
Tennis - 04 Apr 2003
Bad Nauheim, Germany, April 4, 2002 – ITMS Sports will re-unite some of biggest names ever to set foot on a tennis court for a nostalgia tennis event in Germany this summer.
Tennis - 01 Apr 2003
The ATP Board of Directors have announced that they have voted unanimously to extend the contract of ATP Chief Executive Officer Mark Miles through 2005.
Tennis - 18 Mar 2003
The Grand Slam Committee met this weekend in Lausanne, Switzerland to discuss issues related to the current state of the game.
Tennis - 17 Mar 2003
MIAMI – (MARCH, 2003) Microsoft, the world’s largest software company, has signed on as the Official Technology Partner of the 2003 NASDAQ-100 Open, Tournament Chairman Butch Buchholz announced this week. Microsoft, a NASDAQ-listed company, will have its familiar logos displayed side-by-side with NASDAQ on the back wall, bringing a synergy which is unprecedented in sports title sponsorships.
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