TSA events suspended

Tennis South Africa has today confirmed that all TSA sanctioned events will be suspended for the next 6 weeks – until the 20th April at the earliest. This follows Sunday evening’s declaration by our State President of a national state of disaster in South Africa. Within the declaration there are three key considerations that immediately…

Tennis events cancelled due to Coronavirus

The two international tournaments being played in Potchefstroom have been cancelled – ATP PotchOpen Challenger and the ITF Ilana Kloss International. ‪This follows the announcement of a 6-week suspension of tennis events due to escalating health & safety issues arising from the global outbreak of COVID-19.‬ Players participating in the these events will earn round…

GC Primary Schools teams announced

Congratulations to the Gauteng Central Tennis U13 Boys & Girls Primary Schools A team who will play at the SA schools interprovincial tournament in Bloemfontein from 10 to 13 April 2020. The B team players may not participate in the interprovincial but deserve recognition for their achievement (final standings are indicated in brackets). We thank…

GC 2020 High Schools teams announced

Congratulations to the following players who have been selected for the Gauteng Central Schools teams. Our GC A team will represent us at the SA Schools Interprovincial Tournament in Pretoria from 10 – 13 April 2020 . We thank all players who participated and represented their schools with honour. GIRLS U/15 A Erin Jacobs –…

Egoli League 2020

Entries for the Gauteng Central Egoli League 2020 for Men and Ladies are now open. Mens League is from 2 February to 8 March 2020 with the Men’s Premier League being played on Sundays at 08h00 and the Men’s League at 08h30 also on Sundays. The Ladies League is from 1 February to 7 March…

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…

Growthpoint Top Guns Returns

Tennis South Africa (TSA) announced that the Growthpoint Top Guns national club tennis tournament will return for a third consecutive year. The Growthpoint Properties’ sponsored tournament will feature both men and women in a doubles team competition with over R200 000.00 in prize money up for grabs. Each team which will comprise of two men…

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…

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,…

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…

Growthpoint Top Guns final at Sun City

Sixteen regional tennis clubs will converge at Sun City next week for the 2019 Growthpoint Top Guns National final The topline club tournament is set for a sophomore edition at the famous North West province tourist attraction from Friday 22 to Monday, 25 February. The leisure facility offers 11 world class hard outdoor surface courts…