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Billie Jean King

WTT co-founder Billie Jean King previews Kastles season



  1. Leander Paes0:14
  2. Martina Hingis0:15
  3. Billie Jean King1:04
  4. Humana1:46
  5. Springfield0:08
  6. Washington1:10, 2:04, 2:26
  7. Jersey2:27
  8. Tennis players2:20
  9. winning streak2:38
Mon, 29 Jul 2013|

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Csnwashington.com. Watch the capitals made it three in a row winning the world team tennis championship defeating the Springfield lasers 25 that while the -- Claimed all five events mixed doubles pairing of Leander Paes and Martina Hingis closing out last night for the -- fourth. World team tennis title in the last. Five years I'm joined now by castle's owner mark nine. And tell me mark world champs for error the third time in a row four of the last five years you have created quite the dynasty haven't you. It's been an amazing ride I think it's been exceeded everyone's expectations -- and we have some of the greatest players in the world and down. They really get inspired to play in front of crowds in DC and down. The fans have come out and saw that the stadium every night in and made our players do things that no one else has ever done before. Now won it dry your attention to this trophy obviously it's traveling trophy in my right but it hasn't been doing very much traveling a sentence you guys have won it for the last. Three times for the last five years taught me a little bit of. That's it's a great trophy as the king trophy named after Billie Jean King the founder of our league. I agree it's a beautiful trophy and we try to do everything we can have a never leave Washington DC itself. It's been here for the last thirty years and I would like to keep it here as long as we possibly can. Now we have some impressive numbers to show you wanna take a look at you guys -- record over the last. Three years and this is something absolutely. Fantastic will be asked me is all the teams in the league. And take a look just two losses over the last three years 46 and two record that is something -- Yeah you know -- Wheeler saw that last week get a its spot at may have surprised even -- I think what did you shows is this commitment to excellence that the team stands for the on. Humana after that everyone puts and the level of preparation and quality of players and when you do that on sometimes amazing stuff happens and not just the two wins but the difference between us now other teams have the last couple years as some know we're all really proud of. It's certainly glaring when you compared to the other teams in the league and take a look at that finally mark. This Washington team seems to have so much. Support behind it from the DC area some diehard fans out there and play in team guys the success you truly feel that. He usually that's a huge part of our success if you ask the players -- don't say that's what inspires and you know. Tennis players are individuals and eleven months of the year they're playing for themselves and for 13 week period they come here and they of Washington across their Jersey. We sell out every night the fans. With their hearts out for us to win and inspires them to do great things in them I really think behind the great records in the championships in the winning streak. Is really the soul of our -- community that supported the team and and -- them to a historic sites. No doubt about that I know we will be seeing this trophy for another year in the Washington. DC area thanks so much mark for joining us thanks for having me. CSN Washington dot com.

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  12. us all the way back. Did the night it all began. Opening night at stadium July 8 2008. world team tennis co-founder Billie Jean King DC mayor Adrian event beyond and Serena Williams and they castles ushered in a new era. In DC sports. Here to castle tennis

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