Champions Tennis League
Today marks the opening of “Champions Tennis League” in India.It will be held across six Indian cities : Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune and Chandigarh from 17 to 26 November.The 6 teams will be divided into two groups, each having three teams, where all teams will play each other on a home and away basis to decide the group standings.The top team of each group will play each other in the grand finale to win prize money of Rs 1 crore.The runner-up will get Rs 50 lakh.
The teams – Mumbai Tennis Masters, Pune Marathas, Hyderabad Aces, Delhi Dreams, Banglore Raptors, Punjab Marshalls.
International Premier Tennis League
More excitement is gathering around this league than the previous one.And there are certain reasons for that much enthusiasm.This league will surely be a treat for tennis lovers as well as everybody else.It will be held across four cities : Manila, Dubai, Delhi and Singapore from 28th November to 13th December.Just have a look at the teams and the players.Hold your breath please.
1.Manila Mavericks : ANDY MURRAY, JO-WILFRIED TSONGA, KIRSTEN FLIPKENS, DANIEL NESTOR, CARLOS MOYA, MARIA SHARAPOVA, TREAT HUEY.
2.UAE Royals : Novak Djokovic, Marin Čilić, Richard Gasquet, Nenad Zimonjić, Janko Tipsarević, Goran Ivanišević, Malek Jaziri, Caroline Wozniacki, Eugenie Bouchard.
3.Singapore Slammers : Andre Agassi, Lleyton Hewitt, Nick Kyrgios, Patrick Rafter, Tomáš Berdych, Bruno Soares, Serena Williams, Daniela Hantuchová.
4.INDIAN ACES : Roger Federer, Gaël Monfils, Pete Sampras, Rohan Bopanna, Fabrice Santoro, Sania Mirza, Ana Ivanovic.
Yeah,you saw it right.Federer, Sampras, Ivanovic in the Indian team.Hell yeah!
You can catch more of this league here – IPTL Website