July 2014

Double Championship in the Asian Tennis Federation, Thailand

Double Championship in the Asian Tennis Federation, Thailand

The Malaysian National Tennis Academy (MNTA) players under the category of 14 years and below recently made remarkable results in the Asian Tennis Federation 14 under Championships held at the Rama Gardens Hotel in the City of Bangkok Thailand. In operations for 4 and the half months now, selected players whom train under the MNTA are sent for overseas tournament exposures around the region. Through systematic training program, periodization to perform and peak at specific targeted tournaments, this exercise has shown effective.

Taste of Tennis Confirmed Talent

Serena Williams to host the Taste of Tennis with Chef Morimoto and Emcee Tamron Hall!

Italy recaptures World Team title

Italy delivered a master class to defeat great rivals Brazil and win back the Beach Tennis World Team Championship title in Moscow, Russia on Sunday.

Nick Krygios

The 128th Wimbledon 2014 played at the All England Lawn Tennis Club London is now history but the good memories still lingers on.

Djokovic in seventh heaven after Wimbledon thriller

Top seed Novak Djokovic claimed his seventh Grand Slam title at the All England Club on Sunday following a thrilling five-set victory over Roger Federer in the Wimbledon final.

ITF announces entries for Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Tennis Event

The ITF today announced the acceptance lists for the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games Tennis Event. Thirty-eight countries are represented in the boys’ and girls’ events that comprise 32 players in singles, 16 pairs in doubles, and 32 pairs in mixed doubles. The Youth Olympic Tennis Event, for players aged 18-and-under, will take place on 17-24 August at the Tennis Academy of China on hard court. All players will contest all three events.

ITF Coaching June Newsletter

Welcome to the ITF monthly coaching newsletter for June. Main features this month include: 

• ITF RCC announcements

• Tennis iCoach Editor´s Pick 

• OS/ITF Coaching beginner and intermediate players course complete 

• ITF signs major wheelchair sponsorship agreement 

• New ITF Junior Davis Cup and Fed Cup venue announced

• Nominations for annual Beach Tennis World Team Championships announced