Rennae Stubbs by sufw
They might as well give the Washington Kastles the WTT title right now. In what appears to be an incredible trade with the Sacramento Capitals, the Kastles are sending Angela Haynes and CoCo Vandeweghe in exchange for Rennae Stubbs and Olga Puchkova.
Stubbs is ranked in the top ten in world doubles, is a former number one ranked doubles player, has won 59 career WTA titles, and was last year’s World TeamTennis MVP.
Puchkova was ranked #32 in the world in singles in 2007, and oh, she’s also a professional model represented by Elite Management. That’s a real bummer, right guys?
So what does this mean? The Kastles now have 36 Grand Slam titles among their five players and head coach. This is one lean, mean, tennis machine. I wouldn’t be the least bit surprised if they win this year’s WTT title, hosted right here in DC. If you haven’t bought your tickets, now is the time! The home opener is next Tuesday, July 7th vs Venus Williams and the Philadelphia Freedoms.
Washington Kastles and Washington Mystics, two sporting events that I will not be attending.
Good move for the Kastles, Ein, and WTT in DC.