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Washington Kastles take WTT title
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Sep 19, 2012 - 9:22:13 AM




WASHINGTON KASTLES def. Sacramento Capitals 20-19 to take title.
Men's Singles - Kevin Anderson (Capitals) def. Bobby Reynolds (Kastles) 5-3; Women's Doubles - Venus Williams\Anastasia Rodionova (Kastles) def. Yasmin Schnack\Asia Muhammad (Capitals) 5-1 Men's Doubles - Mark Knowles\Kevin Anderson (Capitals) def. Bobby Reynolds\Leander Paes (Kastles) 5-2; Mixed Doubles - Leander Paes\Venus Williams (Kastles) def. Mark Knowles\Coco Vandeweghe (Capitals) 5-4; Women's Singles - Venus Williams (Kastles) def. Coco Vandeweghe (Capitals) 5-4. The team was coached by Murphy Jensen.





Venus Williams leads Washington Kastles to World TeamTennis title. Venus Williams' teammates with the Washington Kastles hug the tennis star as she led her team to their second consecutive World TeamTennis title with a 20-19 victory over the Sacramento Capitals. Williams was also named the Finals MVP, winning her sets in women's doubles, mixed doubles and the decisive final set of women's singles.

 



The Washington Kastles defeated John McEnroe and New York Sportimes 19-15 to win the East division and earn their place in the finals. McEnroe lost his doubles match with teammate Robert Kendrick to the Kastles Leander Paes and Bobby Reynolds.

Photos by Peter Finger Photography
Peter is a Daniel Island resident and can be
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