| By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Photo credit: Kenneth B. Goldberg

John McEnroe has taken down Todd Martin in a 8-5 victory to win the HSBC Tennis Cup for his first title since 2009.

"Wow! To finally get a win on the series this year feels amazing. I thought I had a chance tonight, and got off to a great start in the finals against Todd. The win certainly helps bring a big smile to my face," said McEnroe.

To advance to the finals, McEnroe defeated Jim Courier 6-3 and Martin defeated Michael Chang, 6-2.