We played on the same team in IPTL
and that was actually really good.
Rafael Nadal, seen in this photo celebrating his IPTL
victory last Monday at the Mall of Asia Arena, is aiming to regain his status as one of the best tennis players in 2016.
Much like the IPL, the IPTL
's competitors are a who's who of tennis legends past and present, featuring 21 Grand Slam Champions and 14 World Number Ones including Federer, Djokovic, Murray, Williams, Sampras and Agassi.
After a series of matches in Manila, Singapore and New Delhi, the inaugural edition of the Coca Cola IPTL
will conclude in the UAE, with matches scheduled in Dubai from 11-13 December.
In celebration of the tournament, the hotel will offer its guests a unique IPTL
package next month, giving them the opportunity to meet their sporting heroes and also indulge their palates with healthy and organic menus, specially crafted for the occasion.
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Rafa Nadal has withdrawn from the inaugural International Premier Tennis League (IPTL
) but the organisers pulled off a coup on Monday by naming Swiss maestro Roger Federer as replacement for the injured Spaniard.
Result: Inappropriate size or location of the implant material were defined in two subjects, inappropriate management of the inner perichondrium of thyroid lamina (IPTL
) were defined in 5, and cricoarytenoid joint (CAJ) fixation in one.
As an event, the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL
) may be a bit of a mouthful and, at present, little more than a plan to replicate a successful sporting model, but Mahesh Bhupathi, former doubles player and IPTL
organiser, persuaded four city team owners to buy into his nascent project and part with the PS14 million required to recruit a host of big-name players in last Sunday's player auction in Dubai.
According to Sport24, second-ranked Li, who became Asia's first Grand Slam winner at the 2011 French Open, appears to have no room in her tightly-packed calendar for November and December's IPTL
was set up by doubles specialist Mahesh Bhupathi to promote tennis in Asia and the matches will be over the best of five sets, with each set to be played in a different format - men's singles, women's singles, men's doubles, mixed doubles and men's legends.