Davis Cup & Fed Cup Vice-Captain Positions

Tennis South Africa (TSA) herewith invites suitably qualified persons, who are in good standing with the Federation, to apply for the positions of either Davis Cup Vice-Captain or Fed Cup Vice-Captain. These new roles will be to assist the incumbent South African Davis Cup and Fed Cup Captains, respectively. The contract term of each of…

Lloyd Harris reaches career-high ATP ranking

Rising South African tennis star Lloyd Harris has reached a career-high ranking of No 90. The 22-year-old cracked the ATP Tour’s top 100 for the first time in February after winning an ATP Challenger event. He has moved up four spots in the latest ATP rankings after reaching the last 16 at a Challenger event…

Jeff Coetzee coaches his doubles team to victory in Spain

Third seeds Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah, coached by South African Jeff Coetzee, won their 12th ATP Tour doubles title as a team on Sunday, defeating second seeds Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares 6-4, 7-6(4) to triumph at the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell. The Colombians have played more than 350 tour-level matches together and…

U14 African Junior Champs come to Benoni

South Africa will host the Under-14 African Junior Championships for boys and girls at the Gauteng East Tennis Centre in Benoni from 24 to 28 April 2019. This is the fourth consecutive year that the prestigious junior tennis showpiece takes place on South African shores with the host nation having finished in second place last…

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…