Cape Town to host SA v Bulgaria Davis Cup tie

Tennis South Africa (TSA) has announced that the Kelvin Grove Club in Cape Town will host South Africa’s crucial Euro/Africa Group 2 Davis Cup tie against Bulgaria from September 13-14, 2019. The SA Davis Cup team will go into the tie knowing that victory over the Eastern Europeans will earn them immediate promotion back to…

Gauteng League tournament returns to Soweto

The Gauteng One-Day Wheelchair Tennis tournament will raise the bar this year with a record number of players, when the provincial league event returns to Arthur Ashe Tennis Centre in Jabavu, Soweto this Saturday, 6th April 2019. The event this year will see over 60 players from 6 centres including Adelaide Thambo in Soweto, Kwa-Thema,…

GC junior invited to Chris Evert Academy

Congratulations to Gauteng Central junior player Mia Roets who received an invitation to go to the Chris Evert School in the US. Mia enjoyed her time at the Evert Academy and after an assessment was placed in the High Performance Group and remained undefeated throughout the week. The highlight was when Mia got to meet…

SA National Champions crowned

The final day of the Growthpoint Junior Nationals came to an exciting conclusion in Mangaung on Monday and it was the Free State pair of Delien Kleinhans and Joubert Klopper who claimed top honours in the U/18 category. Kleinhans was up against Gauteng Central’s Tamsin Hart and played dazzling tennis to win the match 6-1…

Gauteng Central dominate at High/Primary Schools inter-pro

The TSA High schools inter-provincial tournament played in Pretoria has ended with a high for Gauteng Central Tennis Association. Once again our under 19 and under 15 teams are the champions! The tennis was highly competitive but GC dominated. Our GC primary schools team also made us proud by coming in 3rd place amid strong…

Marks Park are crowned Top Guns champs

Marks Park from Gauteng Central (Johannesburg) were, on Monday, crowned the 2019 Growthpoint Top Guns National Club Champions at Sun City in the North West Province, after defeating Kovsies Tennis Club from the Free State, to conclude a thrilling three-day tournament. They were in top form defeating Camps Bay – the 2018 champions who entered…

GC Primary Schools Team announced

Congratulations to the following players who have been selected to represent Gauteng Central Tennis at the TSA Primary Schools tournaments in Bloemfontein from 15 – 19 March 2019. We thank all players who participated and represented their schools with honour. Under 13 girls A Team: Corne van Schalkwyk Amelie van Zyl Mia Roets Madison Edwards…

Wayne Ferreira takes Lloyd Harris under his wing

Two-time Australian Open semi-finalist Wayne Ferreira is set to work with young, up-and-coming South African tennis star Lloyd Harris. The 21-year-old Harris has just broken into the top 100 in the world and was victorious in his opening round clash at the Delray Beach Open on Monday. According to the ATP Tour’s official website, Ferreira…