January 2015

ITF January 2015 Newsletter

As the Australian Open gets under way Tennis iCoach explores the significance of staying hydrated during competition and training. Hydration at any level of competitive sport is crucial to optimal performance and recovery. The latest article outlines how dehydration can affect bodily functioning and presents research outlining preferable hydration strategies and techniques.

Kuzmova draws inspiration from Cibulkova

Viktoria Kuzmova capped a great day for Slovakian tennis as the 16-year-old knocked out seventh seed Naiktha Bains in the second round of the Australian Open girls' singles.

Rublev and Xu lead nominations for 2015 ITF Junior Masters

The 2014 ITF Boys World Champion Andrey Rublev (RUS) and Youth Olympic Games gold medallist Xu Shilin (CHN) head the nominations for the inaugural ITF Junior Masters taking place on 3-5 April 2015 in Chengdu, China.

Davis Cup Returns to Kuala Lumpur

The ITF has confirmed the venue for the 2015 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Zone Asia/Oceania Group III event will be held in the week commencing 23 March 2015. The event will be hosted by the Lawn Tennis Association of Malaysia (LTAM) with the cooperation of ITF and the National Sports Council of Malaysia (MSN) at Kompleks Tenis Tun Razak, Jalan Duta, Kuala Lumpur.

The event will be staged on 11 hard courts, comprising of three (3) indoor courts and eight (8) outdoor courts managed by the National Stadium Board (PSM) and leased by MSN for LTAM.

Poland clinches Hopman Cup after thriller in Perth

Poland won its first Hopman Cup title after defeating the USA in a suspense-filled deciding mixed doubles rubber in the final


Sukacita dimaklumkan bahawa Kementerian Belia dan Sukan (KBS) telah membuka tawaran Biasiswa Sukan Persekutuan KBS. Permohonan boleh dibuat secara online di www.kbs.gov.mypada 1 Januari 2015 hingga 10 Februari 2015.

Sebarang maklumat lanjut boleh dilayari di laman web tertera atau hubungi pihak urus setia di talian 03-88713551/3558. 


Asian Tennis Monthly Newsletter - December 2014 Issue

The Asian Monthly Newsletter December 2014 edition has been released and can be accessed by clicking on the following link > ATF December 2014 edition.

Azarenka headlines Zone Group I nominations

Former world No. 1 Victoria Azarenka will lead Belarus into battle in Fed Cup by BNP Paribas Europe/Africa Zone Group I when the event kicks off in Budapest on 4-7 February.