The New York Empire and Chicago Smash faced off in the World TeamTennis Final at The Greenbrier “America’s Resort” in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia and the Empire came out on top. New York won on ultimate point. The event took place on August 2 at 12 p.m. ET and was shown on CBS.
The Smash were one set away from the winning, but the Empire was able to strike back. Coco Vandeweghe and Nicole Melichar took the deciding point of the tiebreaker to send the Championship to Extended Play, giving NY the confidence to take the win.
The Supertiebreaker win was one for the ages as Vandeweghe and Melichar fought back to help their team be the first to seven wins.
The Empire took the title earned the King Trophy and $1 million in prize money.
Take a look at the deciding point, where Vandeweghe hit a forehand return…