June 2014

Olympic Tennis Event, Rio 2016

Please find attached the first issue of the National Association (NA) Newsletter for the Olympic Tennis Event at Rio 2016.

BMW Malaysian National Circuit 2914 - Leg 3, Final

BMW Malaysian National Circuit 2914 - Leg 3, Final

Leg 3 of the BMW National Circuit ends today with new Champions in all categories. In the Men's Singles, with the number 1 and 2 seeds biting the dust, a rejuvenated and determined Ahmad Deedat was in devastating form by convincingly beating arch rival, Ariez Elyaas of Sarawak, 76(1) 60.


BMW Malaysian National Circuit 2014 - Leg 3, Day 4

BMW Malaysian National Circuit 2014 - Leg 3, Day 4

While Wimbledon 2014 has just begun Monday, the BMW National Circuit will roll its curtain down, Wednesday with some unexpected results. That's good for local tennis.It shows everyone has the chance to be a champion and that can only happens in the BMW National Circuit.


BMW Malaysian National Circuit 2014 - Leg 3, Day 3

BMW Malaysian National Circuit 2014 - Leg 3, Day 3

 

The tournament is at its final stage with the Men's semi finals to be played today. Ariez Elyaas Deen Heesham who lost in the playoff for the Davis Cup against Ahmad Deedat, is one of the semi finalist meeting Muhammad Ashaari. In the quarter finals, Ariez beat teaching pro, Abdul Hazli Zainuddin, 62, 63.. The other semi finalists is Syed Mohd Agil, the number 1 seed who will meet Ahmad Deedat, 3rd seed.


Wimbledon draw sets potential Murray-Djokovic, Nadal-Federer semis

The 2014 edition of Wimbledon starts today and all eyes will be on Britain's Andy Murray - the first men's singles defending champion to appear from the host nation for 78 years.


BMW Malaysian National Circuit 2014 - Leg 3, Day 2

BMW Malaysian National Circuit 2014 - Leg 3, Day 2

The kind weather saw  81 matches completed on Day 2 of the National circuit. There were no upsets in the Men's event but for the women, Sukan Malaysia gold medalist, Aslina Chua who was not seeded was outplayed by 6th seed, Yus Shazlin of Perlis, 63, 16, 76(4). However, Yus Syazlin's victory was shortlived where in the quarter finals was defeated by unseeded Choo Lyn Yuen of Sarawak, 36, 63, 75.


BMW Malaysian National Circuit 2014 - Leg 3 21-25 June 14

BMW Malaysian National Circuit 2014 - Leg 3 21-25 June 14

As Ramadhan is fast approaching with no tournament in July, players are now excited to have a last go before taking  a rest during the holy month.


Davis Cup by BNP Paribas 2014, Asia/Oceania Zone, Group III

Davis Cup by BNP Paribas 2014, Asia/Oceania Zone, Group III
 
Despite not achieving the top two positions in the Asia/Oceania Zone Group III in Tehran, Iran,  Malaysia did creditably well in third place out eight teams that participated. The event was held at the Enghelab Sport Complex from week commencing 9 June and  played on red clay. Prior to the Davis Cup, the players that took part in Sukan Malaysia followed by the Davis Cup found the going tough in Tehran,  after two gruelling weeks of tennis in Kangar, Perlis.
 

4th Malacca ATF Asian 14U Series 2014

The Lawn Tennis Association of Malacca hosted the 4th Malacca ATF  14U series at the Ayer Kroh tennis complex from 4th to 8th June 2014. The five day tournament saw nine countries participating, mainly Indonesia, Philipines, Hong Kong, Chinese Taipei, Sri Lanka, India, Oman, Bahrain and neighbour Thailand.


Special Edition - ITF Regional Coaches Conference 2014

 

Special Edition - ITF Regional Coaches Conference 2014