New York Sportimes

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New York Sportimes
Sportimes-logo.jpg
Founded 2000
League World TeamTennis
Team history New York Sportimes
2000-present
Stadium Sportime Stadium
Based in Randall's Island, New York
Colors

Black, White, Red, Blue, Yellow, Green, and Purple

                                  
Head coach Fritz Buehning
Championships 2005

The New York Sportimes is one of nine teams currently competing in World TeamTennis (WTT). Since 2010, the team has been based at Sportime Randall's Island, New York, and plays its home matches at Sportime Stadium.[1] From 2003 through 2009, New York played its home matches at the 2,000-seat venue at Harbor Island Park in Mamaroneck, NY.

The NY Sportimes play in the Eastern Conference of the WTT Pro League. Originally known as the New York Hamptons, the franchise has been competing in WTT since 2000, becoming the New York Sportimes in 2003.[2] The Sportimes won the 2005 World TeamTennis Championship, defeating the Newport Beach Breakers 21 to 18, and are also currently the defending Eastern Conference Champions.

The team now has an Official Facebook Fan Page (The New York Sportimes) and can be followed on Twitter @NYSportimes

Current squad[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.yelp.com/events/manhattan-world-teamtennis-n-y-sportimes-john-mcenroe-kim-clijsters-vs-n-y-buzz-martina-hingis
  2. ^ http://www.wtt.com/page.aspx?article_id=1633

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