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Billie Jean King, Elton John host tennis in London

Published on NewsOK Modified: November 25, 2014 at 5:49 pm •  Published: November 25, 2014
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NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Jean King and Elton John will coach a tennis event at Royal Albert Hall in London, featuring Tim Henman and Andy Roddick.

King's annual World Team Tennis Smash Hits will be held Dec. 7 and benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation. WTT announced the full rosters on Tuesday.

Team Billie Jean will be led by Henman and Kim Clijsters, Sabine Lisicki and Jamie Murray, who replaces the injured Greg Rusedski.

Team Sir Elton will feature Roddick, John McEnroe, Martina Hingis and Heather Watson.

Among the expected matchups will be McEnroe and Roddick vs. Henman and Murray in doubles.

The evening will close with a set between Roddick and Henman.