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Led by the dominant mixed tandem of Fabrice Martin and Taylor Townsend and 2020 Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin, the Philadelphia Freedoms improved to 2-0 in World TeamTennis play with a 24-12 win over the Springfield Lasers on Tuesday at the Greenbrier in West Virginia.

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“I have been on the team with Fabrice (Martin) the last three or four years and we have played well together,” said Townsend. “We have created a solid relationship on the court, and we complement each other well.”

Townsend also won doubles (with Caroline Dolehide).

In other action Danielle Collins routed Sloane Stephens 5-0 to lead Orlando past Chicago, and Vegas got by San Diego in extended play.

Philadelphia Freedoms 24, Springfield Lasers 12

Mixed Doubles - Fabrice Martin/Taylor Townsend (Freedoms) def. Robert Lindstedt/Caty McNally (Lasers) 5-0
Women's Doubles - Caroline Dolehide/Townsend (Freedoms) def. Hayley Carter/McNally (Lasers) 5-4
Men's Doubles - Jean-Julien Rojer/Lindstedt (Lasers) def. Martin/Donald Young (Freedoms) 5-4
Women's Singles - Sofia Kenin (Freedoms) def. McNally (Lasers) 5-1 Men's Singles - Taylor Fritz (Freedoms) def. Mitchell Krueger (Lasers) 5-2

Orlando Storm 21, Chicago Smash 16

Men’s Singles - Tennys Sandgren (Storm) def. Brandon Nakashima (Smash) 5-4
Women’s Singles - Danielle Collins (Storm) def. Sloane Stephens (Smash) 5-0
Mixed Doubles - Ken Skupski/Jessica Pegula (Storm) vs. Bethanie Mattek-Sands/Rajeev Ram (Smash) 5-3
Women’s Doubles - Mattek-Sands/Genie Bouchard (Smash) def. Darija Jurak/Pegula (Storm) 5-1
Men’s Doubles - Sandgren/Skupski (Storm) vs. Ram/Nakashima (Smash) 5-4

Vegas Rollers 23, San Diego Aviators 21 (EP)

Men's Singles - Sam Querrey (Rollers) def. Ryan Harrison (Aviators) 5-1
Women's Singles - Monica Puig (Rollers) def. Christina McHale (Aviators) 5-4
Mixed Doubles - Jonny O’Mara/Nicole Melichar (Aviators) def. Asia Muhammad/Bob Bryan (Rollers) 5-4
Women's Doubles - Coco Vandeweghe/Melichar (Aviators) def. Muhammad/Kristie Ahn (Rollers) 5-4
Men's Doubles - O’Mara/Harrison (Aviators) def. B. Bryan/Mike Bryan (Rollers) 5-4
EP: Men's Doubles - B. Bryan/M. Bryan (Rollers) tied O’Mara/Harrison (Aviators) 1-1

Wednesday's Schedule:

Orange County Breakers vs. Chicago Smash, 11 a.m. ET, ESPN+
New York Empire vs. Philadelphia Freedoms, 3 p.m. ET, Facebook Watch, CBS Sports App
Washington Kastles vs. San Diego Aviators, 7 p.m. ET, CBS Sports Network

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