Har-Tru, LLC has announced that it is the official playing surface of World Team Tennis for the 2020 season.
“Har-Tru’s mission is to create better places to play and, by focusing on our customers, we are leveraging our knowledge and experience to most effectively serve their needs,” said Tracy Lynch, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Har-Tru. “This is a very exciting time for Har-Tru. While being the leader in clay court surfaces for the past ninety years, this is a huge step for us becoming the world-wide leader for all tennis court surfaces. We are excited to be partnering with WTT.”
World Team Tennis showcases the best in professional tennis with nine teams competing in the innovative team format for the King Trophy, the league’s championship trophy named after tennis icon and co-founder Billie Jean King.
Since the league's debut, virtually every major champion of the Open era has played WTT, including Andre Agassi, Venus and Serena Williams, Pete Sampras, Stefanie Graf, Andy Roddick, Kim Clijsters, Bob and Mike Bryan, Sloane Stephens, Martina Hingis, Maria Sharapova, Lindsay Davenport, John McEnroe, Jimmy Connors, Martina Navratilova, Chris Evert and Naomi Osaka.
WTT's 45th season will play from July 12-29, 2020 and conclude with the WTT Playoffs; league semifinals on Aug. 1 and the WTT Final on Aug. 2. CBS Sports is the official television broadcast partner of WTT.