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World TeamTennis Day 5 Recap
World TeamTennis would have another successful day on Thursday, as we saw some teams get their first wins and some their first losses.
Make sure to read all the way to the bottom to find out how Day 5 of World TeamTennis went and to find out how to keep up with the tournament.
World TeamTennis Day 5 Results
Orange County Breakers d. Vegas Rollers (25-13)
Sam Querrey vs. Steve Johnson
In the men’s singles match, between two solid servers, Sam Querrey and Steve Johnson would each hold their serve through eight combined games.
With the score tied at 4-all, the two would go to a tiebreak, that Johnson would win 5-4 to take the match 5-4 (5-4).
Monica Puig vs. Jennifer Brady
In the women’s singles, Jennifer Brady and Monica Puig would play several tight games to start the match, but eventually Brady would break Puig to runaway with the match.
Brady would defeat Puig 5-3.
Bob Bryan / Monica Puig vs. Austin Krajicek / Gabriela Dabrowski
In the first doubles match, the mixed doubles, Austin Krajicek and partner Gabriela Dabrowski would start the match off with three straight game wins.
But, the duo of Bob Bryan and Monica Puig weren’t going to give up easily. They would win the next four games to take a 4-3 lead.
With a hold of serve from Krajicek and Dabrowski, the match would go to a tiebreak that the two would win 5-3 to take this roller coaster of a match 5-4 (5-3).
Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan vs. Austin Krajicek / Steve Johnson
In an all American men’s doubles, it would be Austin Krajicek and Steve Johnson getting the best of the legendary Bryan Brothers.
The two would defeat Mike and Bob Bryan easily, 5-2.
Asia Muhammad / Kristie Ahn vs. Andreja Klepac / Gabriela Dabrowski
In the women’s doubles, Andreja Klepac and Gabriela Dabrowski would roll Asia Muhammad and Kristie Ahn with no mercy.
The two would win two games at love, en route to winning the match 5-0.
Springfield Lasers d. Washington Kastles (20-18)
Caty McNally vs. Bernarda Pera
In the women’s singles match, Bernarda Pera would come out on fire, winning four straight games to take a 4-0 lead.
And, although Caty McNally would fight back, Pera would defeat her 5-2.
Mitchell Krueger vs. Tommy Paul
In the men’s singles, neither player looked like they were going to drop a serve game, a neither did.
In the tiebreak, Mitchell Krueger would pick up a big victory against Tommy Paul 5-4 (5-4).
Caty McNally / Olga Govortsova vs. Bernarda Pera / Arina Rodionova
In the women’s doubles, the teams of Caty McNally and Olga Govortsova and Bernarda Pera and Arina Rodionova would each break the other to tie the match at 1-1.
From there, McNally and Govortsova would win four out of the next five games to win the match 5-2.
Robert Lindstedt / Caty McNally vs. Marcelo Arevalo / Arina Rodionova
In the mixed doubles match, Marcelo Arevalo and Arina Rodionova would come out on top of a tight battle with Robert Lindstedt and Caty McNally.
Arevalo and Rodionova would defeat Lindstedt and McNally 5-3.
Robert Lindstedt / Jean-Julien Rojer vs. Marcelo Arevalo / Nicholas Monroe
In the men’s doubles, Robert Lindstedt and Jean-Julien Rojer would break Marcelo Arevalo and his partner Nicholas Monroe in the fourth game to take a commanding 3-1 lead.
Lindstedt and Rojer would win the match 5-2.
New York Empire d. Orlando Storm (24-16)
Kim Clijsters vs. Danielle Collins
Just like in her match against Sofia Kenin, Kim Clijsters looked impressive against Danielle Collins today.
She would break Collins two times, but Danielle would break her twice as well to send the match to a tiebreak. In the tiebreak, Clijsters would win 5-4 to win the match 5-4 (5-4).
Jack Sock vs. Tennys Sandgren
In the last match of the day, a men’s singles match between Jack Sock and Tennys Sandgren, we got to see two top Americans battle it out.
Sandgren would win the first three games in a row, but Sock would battle back to take the match to a tiebreak. In the tiebreak, Sock would win 5-3 to win the match 5-4 (5-3).
Jack Sock / Neal Skupski vs. Tennys Sandgren / Ken Skupski
In the men’s doubles match, Jack Sock and Neal Skupski would have their way with Tennys Sandgren and Ken Skupski.
Sock and Skupski would break Sandgren and Skupski once on their way to winning the match 5-2.
Neak Skupski / Kim Clijsters vs. Ken Skupski / Jessica Pegula
In the mixed doubles, brothers Neal and Ken Skupski would once again face-off, but this time with female partners.
Neal Skupski would once again win, this time with Kim Clijsters, defeating Ken Skupski and Jessica Pegula 5-1.
Sabine Lisicki / Kveta Peschke vs. Danielle Collins / Jessica Pegula
In the women’s doubles, each team would break the other once en route to a tiebreak.
In the tiebreak, the American duo of Danielle Collins and Jessica Pegula would win 5-4 to take the match 5-4 (5-4).
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