1999 ATP CHAMPIONSHIP
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Highlight of ATP? Sampras vs. Agassi

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M O N D A Y
Final recalls heated end of '98 ATP
Luck, serve lift Sampras
Agassi's end familiar
Rafter cruises 55 past Kafelnikov
Notebook: Kafelnikov hates U.S., loves Yanks

S U N D A Y
Final recalls heated end of '98 ATP
Luck, serve lift Sampras
Agassi's end familiar
Rafter cruises 55 past Kafelnikov
Notebook: Kafelnikov hates U.S., loves Yanks

S A T U R D A Y
World's top four in semifinals
Sampras-Agassi: love-love
Rafter, Kafelnikov playing their best
Sampras breaks Krajicek's hold over him
Chang a winner despite loss
Kuerten: 'It wasn't my day'
Notebook: Top ranking up for grabs this weekend
Return of the Woodies

F R I D A Y
Great Eight in quarterfinals
Nemesis Krajicek next for Sampras
Kuerten primed to test Agassi
Can 'Cinderella' Chang slip past Rafter?
Henman, Kafelnikov: Different strokes
Evolution of Agassi unfolds by the match
Cake is icing on Pete's birthday
Notebook: Red-letter day
ATP mixes business, play

T H U R S D A Y
Agassi in top form
Rafter cruises into round of 16
Henman on brink of elite
Kafelnikov mum off court
Chang notches top 10 win
Krajicek enjoying resurgence
Martin falls to friend
Woodruff making comeback
Notebook: Cramps claim Courier
'P' in ATP might stand for pampering

W E D N E S D A Y
Rafter is man of the hour
Sampras leads hot Americans
Feud at top on hold
Tourney to change name
Chang, Martin, Courier battle injuries, time
Corretja true to self
Notebook: Groin injury stops Swede's hot streak
Food court offers good serves

T U E S D A Y
Sampras' No. 1 goal: enjoy himself
Moya drops by, drops 1st match again
Haas living fast, playing well
Notebook: Healthy again, Enqvist eyes return to top 10
M O N D A Y
ATP's main draw starts today
Tennis center layout
Washington: Tourney will map options
Pretzsch, ranked No. 123, wins ATP berth
ATP to overhaul rank system
Losses build character for former UCLA star

S U N D A Y
Agassi's return stokes Sampras' fire
Arthurs among qualifier threats
Qualifier results and schedule
Fernandez, Stockton win Seniors

A U G U S T   7
No. 1 Sampras faces tough road to finals
Qualifier boasts strong field
Fernandez-Stockton dominating Seniors

A U G U S T   6
Seniors game picks up with conversation

A U G U S T   5
Women's debut spices up ATP seniors

A U G U S T   3
Sampras, Rafter 1-2 in ATP

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Ace of the ATP: Paul Flory
The Paul Flory file
Flory's son next in line to run ATP



When: Aug. 9-15
Where: The ATP Tennis Center in Mason, just off I-71
What: Mercedes Super 9 Event
Tickets: (513) 651-0303 or 562-4949.
Prize Money: $2.45 million
Beneficiaries: The tournament has raised more than $4 million for Children's Hospital Medical Center since 1974. Last year's event raised $309,500.