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ATP LOOKS FOR ACE WITH ATP DOUBLES CHAMPIONSHIPS IN HARTFORD

     The ATP Tour and Jewel Productions Ltd. have reached a four-
year agreement to make Hartford the home of the World Doubles
Championship.  Phoenix Home Life, a Hartford-based insurance and
investment company, will be title sponsor (ATP Tour).  The
Phoenix ATP Tour World Doubles Championship will take place at
the Hartford Civic Center November 13-17 and will be televised by
ESPN for all four years of the deal.  The contract between Jewel
and the ATP Tour requires Jewel to offer $500,000 in prize money
each of the first three years and $600,000 the fourth.  Time
Magazine and Trinity College will be presenting sponsors.  Other
sponsors include:  Locite Corporation, the Mohegan Sun Resort,
the Hartford Courant, People's Bank, St. Francis Hospital,
Northeast Utilities, the CT Radio Network, Hartford Hospital and
Ernst & Young (Greg Garber, HARTFORD COURANT, 3/26).
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