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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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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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Grand Slams

US Open 2014 Results: Thursday 9/4

Not a great day for Zimbabwean Cara Black. She kissed her US Open 2014 dreams goodbye today after she and her partner lost their doubles semifinal …

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Grand Slams

US Open 2014 Results: Tuesday 9/2

South Africa’s Raven Klaasen‘s bid for the piece of the US Open 2014 pie is over but Zimbabwe’s Cara Black‘s chances just got greater. Men’s …

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Grand Slams

US Open 2014 Results: Sunday 8/31

It was business as usual today in New York City as we entered the second week of US Open 2014. South Africans Kevin Anderson and …

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