Team SA best in the continent

Hosts South Africa capped a historic tournament by winning the 18 & Under African Junior Championships Nations trophy when the continental tournament ended at TuksTennis at University of Pretoria on Sunday. South Africa finished in top position with an overall 635 points in the nation rankings with Morocco in second place with 490 points and…

SA Team ready for African Junior Championships in Morocco

The South African U18 junior tennis team are ready to take on the African Junior Championships (AJC) – to be played at the Royal Tennis Club de Marrakech in Morocco, from 12-17 March 2018. The South African boys and girls under 18 teams will be coached by KIA Davis Cup captain, Marcos Ondruska and Fed…

U/12 Girls scoop title in Madagascar

The South African girls under 12 junior tennis team qualified for the year end African Junior Team Championships, when they upset more favoured countries during the Southern African Junior Teams Championships played in Antananarivo, Madagascar this past week. More impressively was that it was the first time the team have competed on clay. The girls team…

SA Juniors win Team Trophy

Pretoria, South Africa – The South African junior tennis team reclaimed their number one position in Africa when they won the team trophy of the 39th ITF/CAT African Junior Championships which ended in Pretoria over the weekend. Defending champions Egypt finished second with Morocco ending in third place over all. In a dominant display of…

SA to host the African Junior Championships

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) and Tennis South Africa (TSA) jointly announced that the 39thAfrican Junior Championships would be hosted in South Africa, The Championships will be played from Wednesday 9th March to Friday 18th March at the HPC at the University of Pretoria. 120 players from 28 countries are set to take to the…

Team named for African Junior Champs

Pretoria, South Africa – Tennis South Africa (TSA) named their under 18 boys and girls team to participate in the upcoming African Junior Championships.

African Junior Teams Championships

Tennis South Africa named their boys and girls 14 and 16 and under age groups teams to participate in the upcoming African Junior Teams Tennis Championships. The teams will battle it out over five days in Cairo, Egypt from 9 to 13 June 2015 against the hosts Egypt, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Nigeria. South Africa…

Gauteng Central junior Richard Thongoana crowned African junior champion

Tunis, Tunisia – South African junior tennis claimed the under 16 boys singles crown at the African Junior Championships which ended in Tunisia this weekend. Second seed Richard Thongoana of Gauteng Central beat fellow South African Joshua Howard-Tripp the eighth seed of Gauteng East 6-3 6-0 in the final. Despite the ISIS terror attack only…

GC players selected for African Junior Championships

Congratulations to Gauteng Central players Charl Morgan and Richard Thongoana on their selection to the African Junior Championships (AJC) to be played in Tunisia from 10 to 22 March 2015. The teams are: BU14: Charl Morgan (GC) & Joubert Klopper (FS) GU14: Carmen Fichardt (FS) & Lara van der Merwe (NWP) BU16: Richard Thongoana (GC)…

African Junior Championships

Gauteng Central congratulate Maja Gledic and Richard Thongoane on their selection to the Under 14 and Under 16 teams which will represent the country at the African Junior Championships which will be played in Nairobi, Kenya from 17 – 22 March 2014. The team has been announced as follows: Girls Under 14 Corin de Waal (WP)…

Congrats Sarah Sarjoo

Gauteng Central player Sarah Sarjoo has been selected for the African Junior Championships team to participate in Casablanca , Morocco from 17 to 22 February 2014. Congrats Sarah! The full team is: Girls: Ilze Hattingh Theresa van Zyl Janet Koch ) Marli van Heerden Sarah Sarjoo Boys: Brandon Laubser Lloyd Harris Kris Van Wyk Francois…