SA Fed Cup Team heading for Luxembourg

South African Fed Cup captain, Rene Plant, has set targets for her team ahead of their Fed Cup tie at the National Tennis Centre hard court surfaces in Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg, from 6-9 February 2019. South Africa gained promotion into the Euro/Africa Zone Group II of the Fed Cup competition last year, after beating Malta 2-1…

Kevin wins Ambassador of the Year award

Kevin Anderson and Simona Halep have been honoured in the International Tennis Writers’ Association’s annual “Ambassador of the Year” awards. Both are first-time winners of the awards. The awards are given each year to one man and one woman after a vote by the 120-plus members of ITWA, which represents the world’s leading tennis journalists….

Lloyd Harris qualifies for Australian Open

South Africa’s Lloyd Harris has qualified for the main draw of the men’s singles at the Australian Open. The 21-year-old youngster from Cape Town beat veteran Dustin Brown 6-1, 7-6 (12/10) on Friday in the final qualifying round, to secure his spot. The tournament will be Harris’ second Grand Slam appearance after he lost in…

ATP and Dunlop announce global partnership

LONDON — ATP and Dunlop announced today a new, five-year partnership that will see Dunlop become the Official Ball of the ATP Tour and the Nitto ATP Finals beginning in 2019. Dunlop will also become a Silver Partner of both of the ATP Tour and the Nitto ATP Finals. The partnership expands Dunlop’s already extensive…

Kevin lifts 6th career ATP singles title

One year after finishing as runner-up to Gilles Simon, Kevin Anderson placed his hands on the Tata Open Maharashtra trophy on Saturday. The 32-year-old South African clinched his sixth tour-level title after two hours and 44 minutes, recovering from 2/5 down in the final-set tie-break to beat Ivo Karlovic 7-6(4), 6-7(2), 7-6(5) in the tallest…

National Growthpoint Top Guns Final

TSA is is delighted to confirm that the national final of the Growthpoint Top Guns (national club event) will be taking place at Sun City from Friday 22nd February to Monday 25th February 2019 (inclusive). All participating teams will enjoy complimentary travel and accommodation for the weekend – courtesy of the title sponsor – Growthpoint…

Four medals for Team SA

The hard work put in by Team SA’s tennis finally paid off as they made a victorious way to the code’s first medals of the African Union Sport Council Region V Games in Gaborone on Monday. It was an all South African affair at the Notwane Tennis Courts with team SA’s players achieving a total…

Thank you Andrew Comrie!

TSA presented Andrew Comrie with a TSA Seniors Blazer at the Seniors Workshop on 17th Nov. He was also presented with a small trophy acknowledging his years of service to TSA Seniors. Andrew has played an incredible part in Seniors tennis during the past fifteen years. His knowledge of stats and his ability to manipulate…