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World TeamTennis Day 13 Recap
The Philadelphia Freedoms would keep on rolling, Brandon Nakashima would get a couple big wins, and much more would happen on Day 13 of World TeamTennis.
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World TeamTennis Day 13 Results
New York Empire d. Vegas Rollers (25-17)
Jack Sock vs. Sam Querrey
In the men’s singles, Jack Sock and Sam Querrey would face-off in an American versus American matchup.
In the end, Sock would break Querrey once and hold his serve at love once en route to winning the match 5-3.
Sabine Lisicki vs. Monica Puig
The women’s singles would feature Sabine Lisicki versus Monica Puig, who was subbing in for Ajla Tomljanovic.
After Lisicki and Puig each broke the other once during the match, the two would force a tiebreak. In the tiebreak, Lisicki would come out on top 5-3 to take the match 5-4 (5-3).
*Kim Clijsters would sub in for Sabine Lisicki down 1-3.
Kim Clijsters / Kveta Peschke vs. Monica Puig / Ajla Tomljanovic
In the women’s doubles, partners Kim Clijsters and Kveta Peschke would cruise to an easy win against Monica Puig and Ajla Tomljanovic.
Clijsters and Peschke would break Puig and Tomljanovic three times on their way to a 5-2 victory.
Jack Sock / Kim Clijsters vs. Mike Bryan / Ajla Tomljanovic
In the mixed doubles, Jack Sock and Kim Clijsters would come up with a big win for their team.
Sock and Clijsters would take Mike Bryan and Ajla Tomljanovic to a tiebreak, that they would win 5-4 to take the match 5-4 (5-4).
Jack Sock / Neal Skupski vs. Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan
The men’s doubles would feature partners Jack Sock and Neal Skupski against legendary doubles partners Bob and Mike Bryan.
After each team held their serve in regular play, Sock and Skupski would defeat the Bryan Brothers 5-3 in a tiebreak to win the match 5-4 (5-3).
Philadelphia Freedoms d. Orange County Breakers (22-21)
Steve Johnson vs. Taylor Fritz
In a battle between the 24th ranked ATP player and the 63rd ranked ATP player, it would be the underdog of the two coming out with a victory.
The 63rd ranked Steve Johnson would only need one break of Taylor Fritz’s serve to win the match 5-3.
Jennifer Brady vs. Sofia Kenin
In the women’s singles, Jennifer Brady and Sofia Kenin would each break the other once on their way to a tiebreak.
In the tiebreak, Brady would have her way with the Australian Open Champion, defeating her 5-0 to take the match 5-4 (5-0).
Steve Johnson / Austin Krajicek vs. Fabrice Martin / Donald Young
In the men’s doubles, the team of Fabrice Martin and Donald Young would come up big in a tiebreak.
After each team had a little trouble holding serve, Martin and Young would defeat partners Steve Johnson and Austin Krajicek, 5-3, in a tiebreak. With this, they would win the match 5-4 (5-3).
Andreja Klepac / Gabriela Dabrowski vs. Taylor Townsend / Caroline Dolehide
In the women’s doubles, American partners Taylor Townsend and Caroline Dolehide would team up to defeat Andreja Klepac and Gabriela Dabrowski.
Townsend and Dolehide would need to break Klepac and Dabrowski twice to come away with a 5-3 victory.
Austin Krajicek / Gabriela Dabrowski vs. Fabrice Martin / Taylor Townsend
In the last match of the competition, partners Austin Krajicek and Gabriela Dabrowski would go to a tiebreak against partners Fabrice Martin and Taylor Townsend.
In the tiebreak, Martin and Townsend would come out on top, 5-3 to win the match 5-4 (5-3).
*Steve Johnson would sub in for Austin Krajicek with the match at 2-all.
Chicago Smash d. Washington Kastles (21-15)
Tommy Paul vs. Brandon Nakashima
In the men’s singles, Brandon Nakashima would make a statement against fellow American Tommy Paul.
Nakashima would only allow Paul to win one game, while holding two of his serve games at love, to take the match 5-1.
Venus Williams vs. Sloane Stephens
In a matchup between two Grand Slam Champions, the all-time Legend, Venus Williams, would narrowly defeat Sloane Stephens.
Stephens and Williams would each break the other once on their way to a tiebreak that Williams would win 5-3 to take the match 5-4 (5-3).
Nicholas Monroe / Marcelo Arevalo vs. Rajeev Ram / Brandon Nakashima
Much like in his singles match, Brandon Nakashima would make a statement in doubles, this time with partner Rajeev Ram.
Nakashima and Ram would win a game at love en route to defeating partners Nicholas Monroe and Marcelo Arevalo 5-0.
Bernarda Pera / Marcelo Arevalo vs. Bethanie Mattek-Sands / Rajeev Ram
Despite a close match most of the way through in the mixed doubles, partners Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Rajeev Ram would own the tiebreak.
In the tiebreak, Mattek-Sands and Ram would defeat Bernarda Pera and Marcelo Arevalo 5-0 to take the match 5-4 (5-0).
Arina Rodionova / Venus Williams vs. Bethanie Mattek-Sands / Eugenie Bouchard
In the last match of the day, partners Arina Rodionova and Venus Williams would defeat Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Eugenie Bouchard easily.
Rodionova and Williams would defeat Mattek-Sands and Bouchard 5-1. With this, the competition would go to extended play.
In extended play, Mattek-Sands and Bouchard would win the first game to end the match.
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