NEW YORK, New York (August 25, 2011) – The worldâ€™s top tennis players and chefs served without racquets and balls at the 12th Annual BNP Paribas Taste of Tennis on Thursday night at the W New York Hotel. Â The players teamed-up with guest chefs to create culinary delights for tasting. Among the players on the â€œgreenâ€ carpet â€“ Rafael Nadal, James Blake and Tommy Haas.
The BNP Paribas Taste of Tennis will benefit the New York Junior Tennis League. NYJTL is the largest tennis and education-themed community organization in the United States serving 100,000 children each year.
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