Tennis South Africa is recruiting

Tennis South Africa recently advertised for a head of coaching and high performance position, but it has become clear during the short-listing and interview process, that such a role is too broad and complex for one candidate. As a result, TSA has split the original role into two – a head of coaching and a…

SA players world rankings as at 21 August 2017

World rankings of our South African players as at 21 August 2017. Biggest mover this week is Lloyd Harris who climbed 17 places to 231 in the singles and 98 spots to 644 in the doubles. ATP Singles: 32 Kevin Anderson 231 Lloyd Harris 402 Nik Scholtz 1166 Ruan Roelofse 1221 Tucker Vorster 1376 Joshua…

SA’s Davis Cup tie against Denmark set for Ceres

South Africa’s tennis players will compete ‘home away from home’ next month when they take on Denmark in the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Group 2 third round tie. The good news is that Ceres is the venue for the tie… bad news is that it’s not the Boland town of Ceres, but the Ceres…

Bundes League feedback and week one results

I was privileged and delighted to be at Ellis Park for the Bundes League matches being played once again at Ellis Park.     The standard of tennis was exceptional with the best men and ladies in the province representing their clubs.  I was able to catch up with Imaan Hassim and Juan Louis Van Antwerpen both…

Growthpoint Junior Masters

Full event details for the Growthpoint Junior Masters, taking place from the 12th to 15th October 2017 in Potchefstroom, have been released. A detailed info sheet can be found here. 1. Complimentary hospitality (accommodation and meals) will be provided for the top 8 ranked players in each age group. 2. The winners in each age…

Montjane Qualifies for US Open Grand Slam for 3rd time

South African women’s leading wheelchair tennis ace Kgothatso Montjane has qualified for her eighth Grand Slam tournament, joining the top seven ranked women among the field of 20 for the 2017 US Open Wheelchair Tennis Competition in New York. The event will be held on 7-10 September at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis…

SA players world rankings as at 14 August 2017

World rankings of our South African players as at 14 August 2017. Kevin Anderson climbed up 5 spots to 27 in the singles and Raven Klaasen moved 2 places up in the doubles to 13. ATP Singles: 27 Kevin Anderson 248 Lloyd Harris 401 Nik Scholtz 1169 Ruan Roelofse 1219 Tucker Vorster 1381 Joshua Howard-Tripp…

Bundes League information and rules

The following information may be found on our League page: August League Competition General Rules Bundes League Rules Women’s Saturday League and Bundes League Mens’ Sunday League contact numbers Men’s Sunday League and Bundes League