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Fritz Powers Into Roland Garros Second Round

September 29, 2020

Taylor Fritz’s 2020 Roland Garros campaign began on Sunday with a 7-5, 7-6(2), 1-6, 2-6, 6-3 victory over qualifier Tomas Machac. Fritz continued to serve well, dialing up 14 aces in the 5-set thriller. Machac’s 65 unforced errors proved to be a huge difference in the match. Fritz will face Radu Albot in the second ...

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2020 Roland Garros Preview

September 25, 2020

Sofia Kenin is the Highest-Seeded American; No. 4 in Singles Draw Sofia Kenin upset Serena Williams last year at Roland Garros in straight sets en route to the round of 16 where she fell to eventual champion Ashleigh Barty in three sets. A year later, Kenin is set to return to Roland Garros, this time as a Grand Slam champion. Kenin is the ...

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Best of #WTT2020: Kenin vs. Williams

September 22, 2020

Watch Sofia Kenin and Venus Williams women’s singles match at The Greenbrier from the 2020 World TeamTennis season! ...

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Fed Cup Renamed Billie Jean King Cup

September 17, 2020

ITF Announces Fed Cup Has Been Renamed the            Billie Jean King Cup by BNP Paribas! Billie Jean King was a member of the United States team that won the inaugural Federation Cup in 1963. In total, King lifted the Fed Cup 10 times – more than any other individual – ...

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World TeamTennis Announces Dates for its 2021 All-Star Weekend and 46th Season

September 16, 2020

Today, World TeamTennis announced it has set its 2021 All-Star Weekend dates along with dates for its 46th season. WTT All-Star Weekend will be held from Feb. 26-28. The 2021 World TeamTennis season will showcase top tennis professionals over 15 consecutive days from July 11-25. “Coming off our best season ever, we’re excited to announce ...

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2020 US Open Preview

August 31, 2020

Five Freedoms Set to Compete at the 2020 US Open Five players on the Freedoms 2020 roster will compete for both singles and doubles titles at the fan-less 2020 US Open. Sofia Kenin and Taylor Fritz highlight a total of 25 World TeamTennis players participating in singles at the US Open. The 2020 Australian Open Champion and WTA ...

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Philadelphia Freedoms Focus on Team Chemistry a Key Ingredient in Another Successful Season

August 31, 2020

As Philadelphia Freedoms coach Craig Kardon prepared for the 2020 World TeamTennis campaign that would be different from any other, he knew his biggest challenge would be creating a strong team culture on a talented roster with plenty of depth. ...

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WTT 2020 Season a Resounding Success Thanks to Teamwork, Planning and Protocols

August 10, 2020

White Sulphur Springs, W. Va.—From the early announcement in May until the last forehand was struck on Sunday, World TeamTennis organizers worked furiously behind the scenes to make the historic 2020 season a resounding success. When New York Empire raised the King Trophy on Sunday after beating Chicago Smash 21-20, it was time to collectively ...

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WTT2020 Championship On CBS Sets Viewership Record, Completes Most Successful Season in League History

August 4, 2020

CBS Television Network’s live airing of Sunday’s 2020 World TeamTennis Championship match in which the New York Empire defeated the Chicago Smash on the last point of the Supertiebreaker 21-20, delivering 556,000 viewers, making it the most watched in the league’s 45-year history. ...

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Jack Sock Gives New York Emotional Win Against Philadelphia, Empire Advance to Championship Match

August 1, 2020

For the second consecutive season, it was the No. 4 seeded Empire defeating the top-seeded Philadelphia Freedoms in the semifinals 22-18 to advance to the WTT finals where they will face the winner of the Orlando Storm/Chicago Smash match. ...

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