New For The 2005 US Open Series

June 2, 2005 05:59 PM

Here's what's new for the 2005 US Open Series!

  • US Open Series winners play for double prize money at the US Open.
  • More than 115 hours of national TV coverage on ESPN, ESPN2, CBS Sports and NBC Sports; 100-plus hours on The Tennis Channel.
  • Back-to-back coverage of men’s and women’s finals every Sunday at 3 p.m.
  • Blue courts improve visibility and unify Series events and US Open.
  • Multi-million-dollar national advertising and marketing campaign to better connect players and fans.
  • San Diego’s Acura Classic joins US Open Series lineup, completing roster of all major summer hard-court events.
  • New Haven’s Pilot Pen Tennis will be a combined men’s/women’s event.