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  Tennis Masters Cup Tickets : Tennis Masters Cup Tickets @ BuySellTix
Played annually at the end of each year, Tennis Masters Cup tickets bring together the top eight players in the men's tennis world rankings, as ranked by the ATP Race system.
To progress to the Tennis Masters Cup semi-finals players must be one of the top two players in each group.
Roger Federer won the Tennis Masters Cup in 2004 and 2005.
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 Masters Cup Tennis Houston Tickets - Buy / Sell Masters Cup Tennis Houston Tickets
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 Tennis Masters Cup Tickets, Masters Cup Tennis Tickets - Houston
You can order Tennis Masters Cup tickets either online or by just picking up the phone.
Our experts have the Westside Tennis Center broken down into different seating sections to assist our customers in choosing the perfect tickets.
Tennis Masters Cup tickets are generally delivered the week of the rodeo.
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  Tennis Masters Cup - Steve Furgal's International Tennis Tours ~ Experience a Tennis Trip of a Lifetime!
Tennis Masters Cup, the culminating event of the men's professional tournament season, will return to Shanghai and will be staged at the new state-of-the-art Qi Zhong (pronounced Chi-Jong) Tennis Center.
The Tennis Center includes a dual-purpose indoor-outdoor 15,000-seat center court and 40 indoor and outdoor courts.
Previous cities to host the Tennis Masters Cup have included Lisbon (2000), Sydney (2001), Shanghai (2002), Houston (2003-2004), and Shanghai (2005 and 2006).
www.tours4tennis.com /tmc/tmc.shtml   (291 words)

  
  Tennis Masters Cup Tickets - Buy Tennis Masters Cup Tickets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Tennis Masters Cup is a tennis tournament played annually at the end of each year, involving the top eight players in the men's tennis world rankings.
As with the Masters and the ATP Tour World Championships, the Tennis Masters Cup is contested by eight players.
However under the rules of the Tennis Masters Cup, the player who is ranked number eight on the ATP world rankings does not have a guaranteed spot.
www.showtimetickets.com /sports/tennis/atp-tour/tennis-masters-cup.jsp   (509 words)

  
 TSN : TENNIS - Canada's Sports Leader
Federer has a remarkable Tennis Masters Cup record, winning all three matches in his round-robin group of his 2002 debut before lossing a classic semifinal to eventual champion Lleyton Hewitt.
The American finished as a semifinalist in his previous two Tennis Masters Cup appearances, in 2003 and 2004 in Houston.
The 25-year-old Davydenko reached the semifinals in his Tennis Masters Cup debut last year, going a perfect 3-0 in round robin action before falling to eventual champion David Nalbandian.
www.tsn.ca /tennis/feature/?fid=10837&hubname=   (1010 words)

  
 Bob Larson's Tennis News | Stadium for Tennis Masters Cup Shanghai Unveiled
Tennis Masters Cup organizers today unveiled the futuristic Qi Zhong Stadium, home to the Tennis Masters Cup Shanghai 2005-2007 at a press conference at the US Open.
Tennis Masters Cup Tournament Director, Brad Drewett said: “We are very proud to be staging the event at the spectacular Qi Zhong Stadium, built specially for the Tennis Masters Cup Shanghai 2005-2007.”
Lleyton Hewitt, the 2002 Tennis Masters Cup Shanghai champion, attended the presentation and spoke of his anticipation of the event and the pleasure of playing in Shanghai.
www.tennisnews.com /exclusive.php?pID=7406   (553 words)

  
 WebWire | Sony Ericsson Sponsors Tennis Masters Cup
The Tennis Masters Cup is the culmination of the men’s professional tennis year where the top eight players, and the world’s best doubles teams, battle it out to be the best of the best.
The Tennis Masters Cup, co-owned by the ATP, ITF and Grand Slams, is the culminating event of the men’s professional tennis circuit.
The Tennis Masters Cup Shanghai is held at the Qi Zhong Tennis Center, which boasts a 15,000-seat Centre Court Stadium with an eight-piece magnolia-shaped retractable roof, 16 outdoor courts and six indoor courts.
www.webwire.com /ViewPressRel.asp?aId=20007   (862 words)

  
 ITF Tennis - About the ITF - News
In 2006 the Tennis Masters Cup was staged at the futuristic Qi Zhong Stadium, Shanghai, China for the second year from 12-19 November.
The Tennis Masters Cup is the culminating event of the men's tour.
At the Tennis Masters Cup, tennis’ premier players not only battle to capture this prestigious title, but also compete to position themselves as high as possible in the final year-end rankings.
www.itftennis.com /abouttheitf/worldwide/tmc   (448 words)

  
 TennisReporters.net/puerta, mariano puerta, atp, tennis masters series, tennis masters series shanghai
FROM THE TENNIS MASTERS CUP SHANGHAI – A few years ago the movie "Dead Man Walking" made the public aware of a saying used by officials of prisons housing inmates facing death sentences.
Those at the Tennis Masters Cup might paraphrase that to "Doomed Man Playing" to describe the cloud under which Argentina's Mariano Puerta is competing.
The "Puerta case" has suggested to tennis watchers that the time between drug testing and the completion of the process in cases of positive results has to be shorter.
www.tennisreporters.net /sub_puerta_111505.html   (706 words)

  
 Bob Larson's Tennis News | Gonzalez, Nalbandian turn up heat in race to Tennis Masters Cup
Tennis Masters Cup contender Ferrer also is playing at the Swiss tournament and will minimally need to reach the final this week in order to have a chance of qualifying for Shanghai.
Two team spots remain in the Tennis Masters Cup doubles field, and the No. 7 duo of Jonathan Erlich and Andy Ram can secure their spot in Shanghai by reaching the Lyon final this week.
The Bryans, who claimed the Tennis Masters Cup title in 2003 and 2004, are attempting to finish as the year-end No. 1 team for the third time in four years and now lead No. 2 Bjorkman and Mirnyi by more than 150 points.
www.tennisnews.com /exclusive.php?pID=14428   (946 words)

  
 Mr. Ed is...The Line Judge (October 13, 2001)
Organizers of the Sanex Championships are probably a little more at ease with the return of most American players to tournament action while the Tennis Masters Cup is looking to which players will step up and fill the final spots in the eight-man draw.
Ferrero seems particularly eager: "I want to play Tennis Masters Cup for the first time, so I have to play well in my next tournaments if I want to make it to Sydney." The Spaniard's performance this week in Lyon should be enough.
The aim is to make it to the Masters Cup but honestly, it looks very far away.
www.tennis-ontheline.com /aw/lj011013.htm   (864 words)

  
 AndyRoddick.com » Blog Archive » Masters Cup!
Tomorrow we head to China.   The Masters Cup in Shanghai awaits us.  Andy has been working hard as he gets ready for the last few matches of the year.
If you missed the Tennis Masters Cup last month in Houston, here is your chance to get the behind-the-scenes exclusives on the top eight players on and off the court....
Well, we’ve been counting down to the Masters Cup on AR.com, but now, with still a week and a half of tennis left to be played, Andy and Ivan Ljubicic...
www.andyroddick.com /2511/masters-cup   (260 words)

  
 Shanghai attracts world's best
Highlighting a lucrative growth market, sponsors and businessmen involved with tennis are understandably delighted with the decision to return the lucrative season-ending Tennis Masters Cup to China.
Due to be completed next May, the tennis centre is being built on 30 hectares in the Minhang District, about 27 kms southwest of the city, and will feature a dual-purpose indoor-outdoor 15,000-seat centre court as well as 40 indoor and outdoor courts, according to city sports officials.
"The Masters Cup in Shanghai is a great platform for the top level of our sport in that region, attracting not only wider audiences but also important sponsorship relationships to tennis and this can only help the ITF as we prepare for the tennis event at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing," he said.
www.chinadaily.com.cn /english/doc/2004-12/02/content_396798.htm   (777 words)

  
 Tennis Masters Cup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Tennis Masters Cup was created on December 9, 1999.
On that day, the Grand Slam Committee, the ITF and the ATP Tour announced that the ATP Tour World Championship and the men's Grand Slam Cup would be discontinued and a new jointly owned, end of year men's tournament to be known as the Tennis Masters Cup was created.
At the end of the tennis year, the top eight players in the world compete for the Masters Cup.
www.basictennis.com /tennis-masters-cup.html   (88 words)

  
 ESPN.com: TENNIS - Masters Cup History
On Dec. 9, 1999, the International Tennis Federation, ATP Tour and Grand Slam Committee announced that the ATP Tour World Championship and Grand Slam Cup would be discontinued and a new jointly owned season-ending tournament, called the Tennis Masters Cup, would begin in 2000.
From 1970-1989, the season-ending championship tournament was known as the Masters.
The first two Masters, in Tokyo in 1970 and Paris in 1971, were played under a strict, round-robin format with a six-man field.
espn.go.com /tennis/s/mastershistory.html   (673 words)

  
 Tennis Week
While Blake benefits by residing in the kinder Gold Group along with Nadal, third-ranked Nikolay Davydenko, a 2005 Tennis Masters Cup semifinalist who captured the BNP Paribas Masters title in Paris on Sunday, and first-time Tennis Masters Cup competitor Tommy Robredo.
The common denominator in all five of those losses is Nadal could not solve players who take time away from him on hard courts either by taking the ball earlier or simply hitting it harder while pressing their attacks inside the baseline to back him up even further behind his own baseline.
Clearly, Blake cannot afford to play prolonged periods of loose tennis against Nadal and in their prior two meetings Blake has been willing to step up his attack well aware he will get passed on occasion, but sticking with the strategy that has been most successful against the Spaniard.
www.sportsmediainc.com /tennisweek/index.cfm?func=showarticle&newsid=16172&bannerregion=   (1003 words)

  
 Tennis Masters Cup Tickets at Westside Tennis Center, Houston Texas
We are not the official box office for the Tennis Masters Cup.
We are in no way affiliated with the Tennis Masters Cup, Indian Wells or their box office.
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 BBC SPORT | Tennis | Masters Cup field
The Masters Cup brings to an end the 2004 season on the men's tour with the eight leading players set to didive a total prize fund of US$3.7m.
The Rome Masters champion triumphed in two other tournaments in the first half of the year but since then his form has dropped and the shoulder injury that prevented him competing at the Madrid Masters also forced him out of Paris.
Gaudio is heading to the Masters Cup for the first time in his career thanks to his shock French Open win earlier this year.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport2/hi/tennis/3745022.stm   (596 words)

  
 Tennis Masters Cup
On that day, the Grand Slam Committee, the ITF and the ATP Tour announced that the ATP Tour World Championship and the men's Grand Slam Cup would be discontinued and a new jointly owned, end of year men's tournament to be known as the Tennis Masters Cup was created.
The new Tennis Masters Cup heralds a new level of co-operation and commitment for all parties.
Also agreed upon were: a coordinated approach to the consideration of changes to the Rules of Tennis governed by the ITF; and a focused commitment to satisfy the independent scheduling goals of the Grand Slams, Davis Cup and ATP.
www.masters-cup.com /3/history   (211 words)

  
 Tennis Channel:: Tennis Tournament Information from The Tennis Channel
They are therefore rested and ready for the final battle to begin.
8:00 PM Andy Roddick received his fifth straight invitation to the prestigious Tennis Masters Cup—to be held at Shanghai’s Qi Zhong Stadium from November 11-18—leaving three spots open in the elite eight-man field with less than three weeks remaining in the regular ATP season.
This is the first time that Portland has hosted a Davis Cup Final, although it did host two Davis Cup semifinals in 1981 and 1984 when USA defeated Australia on both occasions.
www.thetennischannel.com /tournaments   (403 words)

  
 Tennis Masters Cup
The final two Tennis Masters Cup singles berths - and two doubles spots - will be determined at next week's BNP Paribas Masters in Paris.
The ATP has commissioned a sculptor to create Terracotta Warriors of the best eight tennis players in the world to mark the Tennis Masters Cup.
The guitar has been autographed by all Tennis Masters Cup players, with proceeds benefiting UNICEF, the ATP's global charity partner.
www.masters-cup.com /1/home   (168 words)

  
 Championship Tennis Tours - TENNIS MASTERS CUP Emperor's Package   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
CTT guests are in for a treat as we'll be welcomed to Beijing and Shanghai in uncompromising five star style for the Tennis Masters Cup, arguably the most exciting event in Tennis!
Your home in Shanghai for the 2007 Tennis Masters Cup is one of the finest hotels in the world as voted by the readers of Travel and Leisure Magazine.
For your TENNIS MASTERS Open tickets, you choose from the Promenade, Loge or Courtside Box seat levels.
www.tennistours.com /event_pages/masters/packages.asp   (994 words)

  
 WristWatchReview.com » Rado Rocks the Shanghai Tennis Masters Cup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Swiss watch brand Rado is the official timekeeper and Premier Partner to the Shanghai Tennis Masters Cup 2006, to be held November 12 – 19 at the Qizhong Tennis Centre, noted for its remarkable design.
The Shanghai Masters is an exclusive tournament restricted to the world’s top eight players in men’s professional tennis.
Its distinctive colours and sporting look evoke the masters at the height of their game; an automatic movement, flowing lines and hardmetal surfaces ensure precision and enduring beauty in a contemporary design.
www.wristwatchreview.com /2006/11/08/rado-rocks-the-shanghai-tennis-masters-cup   (426 words)

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