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No Manila leg for IPTL 2016 season

Nov 25, 2016 - 4:51 AM

The 2016 IPTL tournament will not be played in the Philippines despite fielding a team the first two seasons

NO STOP IN MANILA. The IPTL won't be coming to town in 2016 as the tournament scales back to 3 host cities, 4 teams and fewer big names. File photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Filipino love of tennis makes Philippines best IPTL stop, says Huey

Dec 08, 2015 - 4:08 AM

The 2015 IPTL season is still scheduled to make stops in New Delhi Dubai and Singapore after Manila

WINNERS. Fil-Am Treat Huey says his sentiment about the reception in the Philippines is shared by all players competing in the IPTL. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Serena Williams puts on show, Mavericks win over Warriors

Dec 07, 2015 - 11:56 PM

The Mavericks outduel the winless Warriors in men s legends singles mixed doubles and women s singles during their 2015 IPTL match

Serena Williams returns a shot. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Serena shines as Mavericks win 3rd straight in IPTL Manila

Dec 07, 2015 - 10:30 PM

The Mavericks continue their winning ways while the Warriors remain winless in the 2015 IPTL

3RD STRAIGHT WIN. The Philippine Mavericks, led by Serena Williams, win its third straight match in the 2015 International Premier Tennis League. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Serena Williams has put injuries, missed calendar Slam behind her

Dec 07, 2015 - 1:01 AM

Serena Williams said she was ready to rejoin the women s tennis tour after a bout with injuries that caused the world number one to cut short her 2015 season

SERENA IN MANILA. The world's top-ranked women's tennis player says she has dealt with the pain of missing out on a calendar-sweep of the Grand Slam events. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Serena Williams appreciative of ‘wonderful reception’ in Philippines

Dec 07, 2015 - 12:15 AM

It’s great I love the crowd here Williams says after the Mavericks defeated the OBI UAE Royals

WORLD'S BEST. Serena Williams is a fan-favorite in the Philippines. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Williams bounces back, Mavericks dominate Royals in IPTL Manila

Dec 06, 2015 - 10:54 PM

The Philippine Mavericks continue their winning ways with a total 29 18 win over the OBI UAE Royals on day one of the IPTL 2015 Manila leg

DAY ONE WIN. Serena Williams wins her women's singles set as the Philippine Mavericks thrash the OBI UAE Royals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IPTL 2015: A guide to big-time tennis in Manila

Dec 05, 2015 - 12:22 AM

Which team is your favorite tennis star playing for? How are the rules different? This explainer will teach you everything you need to know about IPTL

Rafa Nadal, Serena to play in Manila for IPTL this December

May 21, 2015 - 7:50 PM

World no 1 Serena Williams will headline the Philippine Mavericks while Rafa will play for the Micromax Indian Aces

Spanish claycourt specialist Rafa Nadal (L) and 19-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams (R) will play in Manila later this year. Photos from Shuttershock