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Sharapova, Murray, Williams, Ivanovic, Bouchard to Play Tennis in Manila

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The International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) will bring tennis greats to Manila, Philippines, in the Manila leg of the inaugural IPTL event which will run from Nov. 28 to Dec. 13. Confirmed to participate are Maria Sharapova, Andy Murray, Serena Williams, Ana Ivanovic, and Eugenie Bouchard.

The IPTL matches are played between star-studded teams, featuring the likes of Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Serena Williams, Andre Agassi and Pete Sampras. The tournament will feature a total of 21 Grand Slam Champions and 14 current and former World Number Ones.

From 28th November to 13th December 2014, the teams will play a total of 24 matches in a round robin format to determine the inaugural IPTL League Champion. Modelled after successful sports franchise concepts, the IPTL combines world-class sports and entertainment in a format that keeps both, spectators and TV viewers completely engrossed.

The Philippine team includes Andy Murray, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Kristen Flipkens, Daniel Nestor, Carlos Moya, Maria Sharapova, and Teat Huey.

For more information, please visit the IPTL Website.

Photo from IPTL website.

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