South African Fed Cup team secure promotion

The South African Fed Cup team gained promotion to Europe/Africa Group 2 in 2019 when they ousted Malta 2-1 in Montenegro on Thursday. Playing in the playoff promotional tie of the four day Europe/Africa Group 3 tournament at the Ulicinj Bellevue in Ulcinj, South Africa came from 0-1 down to beat a strong Malta side…

Two of out of two for SA Fed Cup Team

The South African Fed Cup team won their second consecutive round-robin tie in Montenegro on Tuesday. Playing in the Euro Africa Group III tournament in Ulcinj, South Africa thumped their African counterparts Kenya 3-0 to remain unbeaten in Pool B-A. On the opening day Monday, South Africa beat hosts Montenegro 2-1. It was a dominant…

Good Luck SA Fed Cup Team!

Wishing our Fed Cup team everything of the best in Montenegro. South Africa are in Zone B in Group III with Cameroon, Finland, Ireland, Kenya, Malta, Montenegro and Uganda. Zone A includes Algeria, Armenia, Cyprus, Iceland, Kosovo, Lithuania, Madagascar, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Tunisa. The event will be played on a Round-robin basis…

SA Fed Cup Team announced

Newly appointed Fed Cup captain, Rene Plant is on a mission. The former professional player is working hand in hand with Tennis South Africa (TSA) to promote, develop and improve the status of women’s tennis in the country. On announcing her Fed Cup squad to do national duty in Montenegro from the 16-21 April, Plant…

Two SA players to receive ITF Player Grand Slam Grants

South Africa’s rising tennis star Lloyd Harris and the country’s top ranked woman player, Chanel Simmonds are two of twenty-nine players from 20 countries that have been selected to receive the 2018 International Player Grand Slam® Grants financed by the Grand Slam Development Fund (GSDF). The Programme, now in its second year, will provide total…

Nik and Chanel win Stellenbosch Digicall Futures 1

South Africa’s Nik Scholtz and Chanel Simmonds won the Digicall Futures 1 tennis tournament in Stellenbosch. Scholtz won the men’s tournament by beating Frenchman Leny Mitjana. The top seeded Scholtz needed only two sets to win the final 6-4, 6-4 against the number four seed. Simmonds, seeded number one, demolished unseeded Naomi Totka in less…

Whitewash for SA Fed Cup team in Lithuania

The South African Fed cup team failed to win a match at the Europe/Africa Zone II group play in Siauliai, Lithuania that was played from 19 – 22 April 2017. The South African team which was seeded fourth in the group lost all three round-robin matches 3-0 against Norway, Slovenia and Sweden. The team then…

Tough draw as SA do Fed Cup duty in Lithuania

South Africa have been drawn in Pool A for the Fed Cup by BNP Paribas Europe/Africa Zone Group 2 event taking place from Wednesday to Saturday in Lithuania. The International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced the official draw on Tuesday evening. The four-day event will be played at the Siauliai Tennis School in Siauliai. The eight…