TSN Delivers Live Coverage of All-Star Tennis with the First-Ever COCA-COLA INTERNATIONAL PREMIER TENNIS LEAGUE

— November 27, 2014

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TORONTO (November 27, 2014) – TSN hits the court as a star-studded roster of tennis legends including Roger Federer, Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Pete Sampras, Maria Sharapova, Andy Murray, Andre Agassi, and many more compete in the inaugural COCA-COLA INTERNATIONAL PREMIER TENNIS LEAGUE Presented by Qatar Airways. The event features 21 Grand Slam champions with a total of 14 current and former #1 ranked players. The cross-Asia tournament begins Friday, Nov. 28 at 12 midnight ET on TSN2 when the UAE Royals take on the Manila Mavericks in the Philippines.

The inaugural COCA-COLA INTERNATIONAL PREMIER TENNIS LEAGUE Presented by Qatar Airways features four All-Star tennis teams: the Micromax Indian Aces, the Singapore Slammers, the UAE Royals, and the Manila Mavericks. Each team will square off in a unique round-robin format, with all four teams hosting one round. The format will consist of a five-set match featuring one set each of men’s, women’s, doubles, mixed doubles, and legends competition. Click here for more information on team rosters and match formats.

Tennis on TSN

As the Canadian home of the biggest events on the tennis calendar, TSN has the court covered throughout the entire 2014 season, serving up exclusive coverage of Grand Slam tennis, including the AUSTRALIAN OPEN, FRENCH OPEN, WIMBLEDON, and US OPEN.

Broadcast Schedule*

From Mall of Asia Arena, Manila, Philippines:

Friday, Nov. 28
12 midnight ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Manila Mavericks

Saturday, Nov. 29
12 midnight ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Singapore Slammers

Sunday, Nov. 30
12 midnight ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Micromax Indian Aces

From Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore:

Tuesday, Dec. 2
7 p.m. ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Micromax Indian Aces

Wednesday, Dec. 3
7 p.m. ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Manila Mavericks

Thursday, Dec. 4
11 p.m. ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Singapore Slammers

From Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium, New Delhi, India:

Saturday, Dec. 6
11 p.m. ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Singapore Slammers

Sunday, Dec. 7
11 p.m. ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Manila Mavericks

Monday, Dec. 8
11 p.m. ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Micromax Indian Aces

From Hamdan Sports Complex, Dubai, UAE:

Thursday, Dec. 11
10:30 a.m. ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Manila Mavericks

Friday, Dec. 12
10:30 a.m. ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Micromax Indian Aces

Saturday, Dec. 13
10:30 a.m. ET on TSN2 – UAE Royals vs. Singapore Slammers

*Schedule subject to change

 

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