With two super successful pit stops, the Coca-Cola International Premier Tennis League 2015 (IPTL) now moves to its third destination, Delhi, starting December 10, 2015. With 3 days of sizzling tennis that saw packed houses in Manila, the action is now set for Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in Delhi, with the home team, Micromax Indian Aces, the defending champions and table-toppers ready to showcase their power brand of tennis on home turf.
Leading the charge for the home team will be IPTL-debutant Rafael Nadal who will be joined by Agnieszka Radwanska and the core group of India’s very own Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna along with Ivan Dodig and player-coach Fabrice Santoro. The team has been off to a superb start having won 3 matches out of the 4 played so far, boasting of a win-loss percentage 54.36%
Fans will have the opportunity to see tennis stars – Rafael Nadal, Ana Ivanovic, Belinda Bencic, Nick Kyrgios, Kristina Mladenovic, Sania Mirza, Leander Paes, Daniel Nestor, Dustin Brown among others along with legends Marat Safin, Fabrice Santoro, Goran Ivanisevic and Carlos Moya – live in action. A super scintillating face-off between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal promises tennis action like never before right here in Delhi!
The complete team player line-up for Delhi:
Japan Warriors – Mirjana Lucic, Kurumi Nara, Marat Safin, Philipp Kohlschreiber and Leander Paes
Philippine Mavericks – Milos Raonic, Mark Philippousis, Treat Huey, Édouard Roger-Vasselin, Jarmila Gajdosova and Richard Gasquet.
Indian Aces – Rafael Nadal, Agnieszka Radwanska, Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna, Fabrice Santoro and Ivan Dodig.
UAE Royals – Roger Federer, Ana Ivanovic, Tomas Berdych, Marin Cilic, Goran Ivanisevic, Kristina Mladenovic and Daniel Nestor
Singapore Slammers – Belinda Bencic, Carlos Moya, Nick Kyrgios, Karolína Plíšková, Dustin Brown and Marcelo Melo.
The main event of the tournament will featured the most documented rivalry in tennis with Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer facing each other at the last day of the tournament.