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PHOTO GALLERY: The Singapore Slammers *6 Pictures* + IPTL Innovations 'Break The Rules'

Posted on November 28, 2014 at 5:55 PM



Tomas Berdych of the Singapore Slammers walks out at the start of his teams series of matches at the Coca-Cola International Premier Tennis League at the Mall of Asia Arena on November 28, 2014 in Manila, Philippines.






IPTL innovations 'Break The Rules'


Each match consists of five sets: men's singles, women's singles, mixed doubles, men's doubles, legends' singles


The team that wins the most games, accumulated from all five sets, wins the match


Each set is played first to six games with a five-minute shoot-out at 5-5


Players have a 20-second shot clock between points


Team coaches can call a 60-second time-out once during each set


The receiving player can call a Power Point once every set, indicating that the next point counts double

 









Nick Kyrgios of the Singapore Slammers walks out at the start of his teams series of matches at the Coca-Cola International Premier Tennis League at the Mall of Asia Arena on November 28, 2014 in Manila, Philippines.













Nick Kyrgios, Patrick Rafter,Lleyton Hewitt and Daniela Hantuchova of the Singapore Slammers wait in the locker room corridor before walking out on to court at the start of his teams series of matches at the Coca-Cola International Premier Tennis League at the Mall of Asia Arena on November 28, 2014 in Manila, Philippines.













Tomas Berdych, Patrick Rafter and Lleyton Hewitt of the Singapore Slammers sit on the team bench during one of the teams series of matches at the Coca-Cola International Premier Tennis League at the Mall of Asia Arena on November 28, 2014 in Manila, Philippines.













Tomas Berdych and Lleyton Hewitt of the Singapore Slammers sit on the team bench during one of the teams series of matches at the Coca-Cola International Premier Tennis League at the Mall of Asia Arena on November 28, 2014 in Manila, Philippines.













Tomas Berdych of the Singapore Slammers sits on the team bench during the Coca-Cola International Premier Tennis League at the Mall of Asia Arena on November 28, 2014 in Manila, Philippines.











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