Who Will Play? is the 156th episode of Prince of Tennis. It originally aired on the 13th of October 2004.


Akaya vs Kevin Smith. Akaya has developed the Phantom Ball, which is to be used against left handers. The first games are dominated by Akaya until he crashes into the net pole after hitting another Phantom Ball.


Tennis Moves Introduced

Phantom Ball - Kirihara Akaya

Characters introduced


Manga Chapter Equivalents

None as this was part of a filler arc.