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Southern Africa

Klaasen Teams Up With Paes

South African doubles player, Raven Klaasen, is switching partners. The 2014 Australian Open doubles finalist will team up with Indian doubles former world number one, Leander …

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Wheelchair Tennis Star Dies

Wheelchair Tennis South Africa (WTSA) has lost one of its players. Frank Ramokoatsi, one of the first wheelchair tennis players in South Africa, died last month …

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ATP TourSouthern Africa

Australian Open Doubles Finalist Klaasen Weds

Australian Open doubles finalist Raven Klaasen is off the market. The South African tennis star wed his long time best friend, Celeste Jae. The couple tied …

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ATP TourSouthern Africa

South Africans Anderson & Klaasen End Year In ATP World Top 20

2014 tennis season was a great one for South Africans Kevin Anderson and Raven Klaasen. Singles player Anderson finished the season ranked career high number …

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Davis CupSouthern Africa

South Africa Draws Turkey in Davis Cup

The Davis Cup 2015 draw is out. South Africa will travel to Turkey in the opening round of the 2015 Davis Cup Euro Africa Zone Group …

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West Africa

Chevron Nigeria On A Mission To Reposition Nigeria As Tennis Nation

Chevron Nigeria is on a mission to reposition Nigeria as a tennis nation through its tennis clinic. It started this initiative in 1999, in hopes of …

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Southern AfricaWTA Tour

Cara Black May Hang Up Her Racquet

If the rumor is true, Cara Black will hang up her racquet at the end of the year, wrapping up her brilliant career in fine …

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Southern Africa

South African Receives GLIAC Honor

South African receives GLIAC honor. Sandra Cvetanovic was named All-GLIAC  Second Team. The Michigan Tech student put together a 6-6 mark in GLIAC singles play at …

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Croatian's Borna Coric, 2014 men's singles winner (right)
West Africa

Ebola Threatens Nigeria’s Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis Tourney

This year’s Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis tournament in Nigeria may not happen due to the Ebola virus. The tournament, which attracts players from all over the world, and is …

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ATP TourSouthern Africa

Kevin Anderson Advances To 2nd Round At In Tokyo

South African Kevin Anderson won his first round match at the Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo. He beat Dominic Thiem of Austria 7-6, 6-4. …

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Zimbabwean Player Seeks Funding For Australian Open 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 25, 2014 Contact: Ashley Ndebele Telephone: 310-746-8787 Email: africantennisnow@gmail.com ZIMBABWEAN PLAYER SEEKS FUNDING FOR  AUSTRALIA OPEN 24-year-old Takanyi Garanganga is a …

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ATP TourGetting To KnowSouthern Africa

Getting To Know Video Series: Takanyi Garanganga

AfricanTennisNow.com did an exclusive Skype interview with Zimbabwean number one tennis player, Takanyi Garanganga. The 294-ranked Zimbabwean player is currently touring the challenger circuit. Due to lack …

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