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World TeamTennis brings unique twist to sport

Updated: July 10, 2012, 12:29 PM ET
By Kate Fagan

When World TeamTennis inked a deal with Domino's Pizza in 1985, the sponsorship did more than provide an influx of cash. It also helped secure the loyalty of two young girls from Southern California.

As Venus and Serena Williams jokingly tell the story, they were lured to a World TeamTennis clinic by the free pizza, then stayed for the tennis lesson. The event, featuring former WTT commissioner Billie Jean King and held in the Los Angeles area, made an indelible ...

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