John McEnroe To Participate In Connecticut Open Legends Event

John McEnroe will compete at the Men’s Legends Event at the Connecticut Open Presented by United Technologies on Friday, August 28, when he takes on Jim Courier. The match will be played after the 7 p.m. WTA feature match on stadium court.

James Blake will battle Andy Roddick in the other matchup on Thursday, August 27.

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The Connecticut Open presented by United Technologies will be held August 21-29 at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale, and features five different competitions including WTA qualifying, WTA singles, WTA doubles, Men’s Legends, and the US Open National Playoffs Championship. The Connecticut Open is prominently featured domestically on ESPN2 and is also broadcast in 160 countries around the world.