Gauteng Young Seniors are the Champs!

Congratulations to the inaugural Growthpoint Young Seniors Masters 2019 winners – Kim Peters (Gauteng Central) and Roberto Vaglietti (Gauteng East). We are so proud of our Gauteng  players – we are the champs! The pair emerged as the winners after four days of high quality tennis at the Parkrand Tennis Club in Boksburg against some…

GC High and Primary Schools Trials entries now open

Entries are now open for the Gauteng Central High and Primary Schools trials for 2020. The High schools trials will take place on 18 & 19 January 2020 for the girls and 25 & 26 January 2020 for the boys. (Please note that these dates have been changed from our original posting!) The 2020 Tennis…

Bryanston Sports Club are our GC Growthpoint Top Guns

Congratulations to Bryanston Sports Club – Rene Plant, Rosanne Duke, Tony Snyder and Oliver van Gorkom who won the Gauteng Central Leg of the Growthpoint Top Guns – National Club Championships – edging the defending national champions, Marks Park, 2-1 in the final. The final went down to the wire – being decided by a…

Raven and Michael beaten in ATP Nitto Doubles Final

London – Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut won the ATP Finals doubles title on Sunday – a year after coming within a point of lifting the trophy. The French seventh seeds beat fifth seeds Raven Klaasen of South Africa and New Zealand’s Michael Venus 6-3, 6-4 at London’s O2 Arena. They notched their ninth straight…

Klaasen and Venus make ATP Doubles Finals in London

South-African Raven Klaasen and Michael Venus were on the brink of a defeat but refused to give up and ended up making the final of the ATP Finals. Klaasen and Venus, who have won two titles this year, came from a set down to beat the year-end No. 1 doubles duo Juan Sebastian Cabal and…

Klaasen and Venus reach Semi-Finals at ATP Finals

London: South-African Raven Klaasen and Michael Venus of New Zealand, coached by Cape Town based Stephan De Kock have collected their second win at the Nitto ATP Finals. Klaasen and Venus needed just two sets to beat 2017 Wimbledon champions Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo 6-3 6-4. Klaasen and Venus following their win on Tuesday…

Raven and Michael clinch first win at Nitto ATP Finals

Raven Klaasen of South Africa and Michael Venus of New Zealand have clinched the first win at this year’s Nitto ATP Finals. Klaasen and Venus handed a straight-set defeat to USA’s Rajeev Ram and home favorite Joe Salisbury 6-3 6-4 in just over an hour of play. Ram and Salisbury pressured Klaasen and Venus’ serve…

Klaasen/Venus Clinch Return To Nitto ATP Finals

Raven Klaasen and Michael Venus have qualified for the Nitto ATP Finals for the second consecutive year. They are the third duo to claim a spot at the 2019 season finale, to be held 10-17 November at The O2 in London, joining Colombians Juan Sebastian Cabal/Robert Farah and Lukasz Kubot/Marcelo Melo in the elite eight-team…