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Jim Courier


1970 Born August 17 in Sanford, Florida
1983-90 Trained at Nick Bollettieri's training camp in Bradenton, Florida
1988 Joins men's professional tennis tour
1990 Begins training with Jose Higueras
1992 Competes in Summer Olympic Games in Barcelona, Spain
1993 Loses French Open, Wimbledon finals; ranking drops to third
2000 Retires from competitive tennis
2001 Signs multi-year agreement with Turner Sports as analyst for Wimbledon coverage
2002 Named coach of U.S. Davis Cup team; Americans reach semifinals

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Famous Sports StarsTennisJim Courier Biography - Raised In Florida, Soars To No. 1, Dropoff In Play, Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments - Brief but Noteworthy Reign