It’s mid-July and that means one thing: World TeamTennis Season! The 43rd season is kicking off, with players like Kevin Anderson, Sloane Stephens and Venus Williams hitting the courts for the New York Empire, Washington Kastles, Orange County Breakers, San Diego Aviators, Philadelphia Freedoms and Springfield Lasers. These six teams are ready to battle it out for the 2018 King Trophy named after World TeamTennis (WTT) founder and tennis legend, Billie Jean King.
The WTT season opener kicks off this Sunday at 5 PM ET where the Washington Kastles take on the NY Empire at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.
Check out some of the top players on the Washington Kastles and the New York Empire!
World TeamTennis Opener: Washington Kastles Player Showcase
The full season schedule is available on the WTT website and you can stay up to date on all things WTT related by following @WorldTeamTennis on social media. If you can’t make it to a match, check out WTT’s full broadcast schedule presented by Geico, which will offer more than 250 hours of WTT programing, so you won’t miss a single second.
World TeamTennis Opener: New York Empire Player Showcase