The Second Edition of Laver Cup, a men’s tennis tournament between teams from Europe and the rest of the world, will witness the tennis legend and former world No. 1 player Novak Djokovic and the current world No. 4 Juan Martin Del Potro step on court with legendary players like Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. The Twelve-time Grand Slam singles champion Djokovic will join Team Europe and Del Porto will lead the Rest of the World teams in the tournament to be held in Chicago between 21 and 23 September, 2018.
For the first time tennis legends Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic will be seen on the same side of the net playing the doubles fixture for Team Europe. They will take on Jack Sock and Kevin Anderson in doubles at the United Center.
The much awaited series with a unique format will be broadcast live on DSPORT, a premium sports TV channel by Discovery Communications. With a memorable first edition held at Prague last year, Tennis enthusiasts across the world witnesses two of the greatest rivals in the history of the game Federer & Nadal, teaming up for a doubles partnership against Rest of the World. With the addition of Djokovic, the fans will be awaiting some more exciting matches with the greatest players in the tournament. The three-day tournament, a joint initiative between TEAM8, Tennis Australia, the USTA and Jorge Paulo Lemann, will witness a team of six of the best tennis players from Europe competing against six of their counterparts from the rest of the world. While Björn Borg is captain of Team Europe, John McEnroe is leading the Team World.