GC High/Primary Schools Trials 2022 entries now open

Entries are now open for the Gauteng Central High and Primary Schools trials for 2022 to be held at Ellis Park Tennis Stadium. The High schools trials will take place on 22 and 23 January 2022 for girls and 29 and 30 January 2022 for the boys. The 2022 Tennis South Africa High Schools tournament…

Marks Park come 2nd in Top Guns Champs

Camps Bay Tennis Club from Western Cape were, on Monday, crowned the 2021 Growthpoint Top Guns National Club Champions at Sun City in the North-West Province, after defeating, Marks Park Tennis Club from Gauteng, to conclude a thrilling three-day tournament. The Capetonians were in top form defeating Marks Park 2-0, the 2019 champions who entered…

Top Guns Club finals at Sun City

Sixteen regional tennis clubs will converge at Sun City next week for the 2021 Growthpoint Top Guns National final event. The topline club tournament is set for a third edition at the famous North-West province tourist attraction from Friday, 19 to Monday, 22 November. The leisure facility offers 11 world class hard outdoor surface courts…

Spectators allowed at tennis events

The South African government has, this week, published a new gazette, allowing a limited number of spectators to attend sporting events in the country – subject to strict adherence to all Covid-19 health protocols and social distancing measures. Further to the announcement, Tennis SA can confirm that spectators are now, with the exception of schools tennis,…

SA Davis Cup team beat Venezuela

South Africa coasted to a convincing victory without dropping a set in their two-day Davis Cup by Rakuten World Group II tie against Venezuela at Forest Hills Stadium in New York. Replacing regular doubles player Ruan Roelofse on Sunday, Lloyd Harris joined Raven Klaasen in the third match of the tie, wrapping up the win…

Gauteng Rising Star Tennis finals

The Gauteng leg of the BNP Paribas RCS Rising Star Tennis provincial final has concluded at Groenkloof Tennis Club in Tshwane on Sunday. Congratulations to all the winning teams which will represent Gauteng in the national final from 22-24 October 2021 in Johannesburg and Tshwane. A sports project with a purpose, BNP Paribas RCS Rising…

SA Davis Cup squad announced

Rising international star Lloyd Harris will spearhead a strong South African team packed with a mix of youth and experience in their Davis Cup by Rakuten World Group II tie against Venezuela next week. A five-member national squad was named by SA captain Christo van Rensburg on Tuesday for the clash, to be played at…

Glover to exit TSA at the end of 2021

Tennis South Africa (TSA) has announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Richard Glover, will step down from his position at the end of 2021. Glover has decided not to extend his contract, as he feels this is the natural end of his leadership cycle, and that he is ready for a new challenge. Speaking about…

We are the Champions!

Gauteng Central, Gauteng North, Gauteng East and KwaZulu-Natal teams played each other in the under 13, 15 and 19 age groups this past weekend in the Tennis SA Primary and High Schools Regional Inter-Pro event held in Gauteng at Groenkloof Tennis Club, Tuks Sport and Ellis Park Tennis Stadium. Congratulations to Gauteng Central on winning…

Raven Klaasen and partner capture Washington Title

Fourth seeds Raven Klaasen and Ben McLachlan overcame Neal Skupski and Michael Venus 7-6(4), 6-4 on Sunday at the Citi Open in Washington to win their first ATP Tour title of the season.The South African-Japanese tandem did not drop a set this week en route to the trophy in the United States’ capital. Klaasen and…

Bundes League 2021

The highly competitive Bundes League is due to start on 14 August 2021. Clubs participating are: Women’s Section:Bedfordview AFairland ABryanston Sports Club ABoskruin ANorthern Suburbs AMarks Park A Men’s Section:Randburg ABryanston Sports Club AFairland ABedfordview AMarks Park ANorthern Suburbs A All information regarding fixtures, schedules and rules may be found on our league page. Best…

Lloyd Harris defeats Nadal in nail-biting three-setter

Lloyd Harris earned the biggest win of his career on Thursday evening, upsetting top seed and world number 3 Rafael Nadal 6-4, 1-6 6-4 to reach the ATP 500 Citi Open quarter-finals in Washington DC, USA. Nadal overcame a lingering foot injury on Wednesday evening to beat home favourite Jack Sock in a final-set tie-break…

Update on SA Primary and High Schools Interpro

Please note that Gauteng Central, Gauteng North and Gauteng East teams will play each other in the under 13, 15 and 19 age groups over the weekend of Saturday 7th, Sunday 8th and Monday 9th August at the following venues. Primary Schools (under 13): Ellis Park. Organised by GC – Manager Clive WatkinsonHigh Schools (under…

TSA suspends tournaments in Gauteng

Tennis South Africa (TSA) has on Monday announced a suspension of tennis tournaments in Gauteng with immediate effect until Monday, 12 July 2021, due to rising coronavirus infections in the province. South Africa is now into the third wave of the coronavirus, with Gauteng province the most affected, with the most active cases in the…