US Open champ Flavia Pennetta arriving for CTL; player draft for 2nd edition on

THERE IS GOOD NEWS for tennis fans as the Champions Tennis League (CTL) is all set to kickstart its second season.

The brain behind the tournament, Indian tennis legend Vijay Amritraj, is ready for the players' draft, after which the fans will get a glimpse of the new line-up for their favourite teams.

From the 6 legends who participated in the first edition, there is only one old hand, that of Greg Rusedski, who played for Punjab Marshalls.

The new legends include Alex Corretja,

Rainer Schuettler,

Richard Krajicek,

Thomas Johansson,

and Thomas Muster.

The women's players include three new faces, including the reigning US Open champion Flavia Pennetta

The others are Heather Watson,

Elina Svitolina,

while the other three are doubles and mixed doubles champion Martina Hingis,

Jelena Jankovic,

and Alize Cornet who are back for the second time

The 6 ATP players include Marcos Baghdatis,

Feliciano Lopez,

and Kevin Anderson, who were part of the first season too.

The new entrants are Andreas Seppi,

Fernado Verdasco,

and Ivo Karlovic.

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