Super Seniors to do battle in Gauteng

Super Senior tennis players have started arriving in Johannesburg for next week’s Growthpoint Inter Provincial Seniors, to be played from Monday, 21 May 2018 to Friday, 25 May 2018. The team competition will be played in Randburg, Johannesburg at the Boskruin and Fairlands Tennis Clubs. The five day tournament is contested across the 65, 70…

Anderson soars to career-best ranking

It might on the surface appear devoid of reason and logic. But top South African tennis player Kevin Anderson has reached a new world ranking milestone of seventh in the new ATP rankings – replacing Dominic Thiem despite being outplayed in a comprehensive 6-4, 6-2 defeat by the Austrian in the semi-finals of the Madrid…

Beach tennis comes to the streets of Sandton

The South African beach tennis revolution hits Sandton next weekend, as part of the Arnold Classic sport and fitness festival. The Arnold Classic, hosted at the Sandton Convention Centre from Friday 18 May to Sunday 20 May, is a ground-breaking multi-sport event and the brainchild of its co-founder, former Mr Universe and movie star Arnold…

Western Cape dominate Primary Schools Inter-Pro

The Western Cape dominated the recently completed Primary Schools Inter-Provincial in Bloemfontein with the Western Cape Cavaliers winning the event and the Western Cape Disas finishing second. KZN were in third place. Final positions (seeding for tournament in brackets): WC Cavaliers “A” (5) WC Disas (3) KZN “A” (2) Gauteng North (1) Free State (7)…

Junior Squad – Term 2

We have normal squad this Saturday 5 May from 08h30to 10h30 followed by two weekends of the Mini Series at Ellis Park. Those of you not playing the mini series will not have squad as unfortunately we need all the courts for the tournament. That brings us to Saturday 26 May when we are playing…

Gauteng Central defend their SA High Schools Title

The talent on display at the recently completed Tennis South Africa High Schools Inter provincial tournament was “very encouraging” according to Fed Cup Captain, Rene Plant. South Africa’s premier high school tournament ended on Monday, at the Groenkloof Tennis Stadium in Pretoria. The tournament, played from the 27-30 April, was divided into two age groups…

Wilson R100 000 Challenge Champions

Lleyton Cronje of Gauteng North and Jessica Kahts of Gauteng Central were crowned the 2018 Wilson R100 000 Challenge Champions on Sunday. The tournament in its sixth year, is the richest national tournament on the Tennis South Africa (TSA) calendar. In the junior under 14 tournament, Lwazi Ngwenya of Gauteng Central and Kagiso Ledwaba of…

South African Fed Cup team secure promotion

The South African Fed Cup team gained promotion to Europe/Africa Group 2 in 2019 when they ousted Malta 2-1 in Montenegro on Thursday. Playing in the playoff promotional tie of the four day Europe/Africa Group 3 tournament at the Ulicinj Bellevue in Ulcinj, South Africa came from 0-1 down to beat a strong Malta side…