Arthur Ashe to host Inter-Provincial Wheelchair Champs

South Africa’s young promising wheelchair tennis players will converge at Arthur Ashe Tennis Centre in Soweto this weekend for the 2018 NetCare Inter-Provincial Championships. The tennis championship will see fifteen teams from all nine provinces, each represented by four players, battle it out over two days in singles and doubles matches with the competition beginning…

TSA update Code of Conduct

Tennis South Africa is looking to clamp down on the Code of Conduct as in many cases there are behavioral aspects at tournaments that are simply not making the environment conducive for players to participate in a fair and fun environment. We accept there is a competitive nature, but this must still be controlled and…

SA clinch 7th place at World Team Cup

South African quads wheelchair tennis team clinched seventh position with a decisive 2-1 over hosts Netherlands in the 7/8th place play-off at the BNP Paribas World Team Cup in Apeldoorn, Netherlands over the weekend. The country’s number 2 quads player Danny Mohlamonyane delivered a strong performance to put South Africa ahead when he dismantled Koen…

Quads team named to represent SA in World Team Cup

Wheelchair Tennis South Africa (WTSA) has named a quad’s team to represent the country in the prestigious 2018 BNP Paribas World Team Cup, the International Tennis Federation (ITF)’s flagship wheelchair tennis team event to be staged at Apeldoorn, Netherlands on 28 May-3 June. Forty-four teams from 25 countries will take part in this year’s competition….

Jeff Coetzee’s Colombian doubles team wins maiden Masters Title

No. 6 seeds Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah have captured their maiden team Masters 1000 title in Rome. The Colombian duo recovered from a set down to beat Spain’s Pablo Carreno Busta and Portuguese Joao Sousa 3-6 6-4 10-4. Carreno Busta and Sousa made the most out of the break they earned in the…

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…