Some of the world's finest tennis talents will be in action at the Samaai Junior Open, the ITF Junior Grade A tournament, starting on Monday in Cape Town.
The ITF Junior Grade A tournaments are one notch below the Junior Grand Slams, the most prestigious events for juniors. There are only six ITF Junior Grade A tournaments every year. Together with the Junior Grand Slams, it is the traditional launchpad for the finest talents to go on to achieve success in the professional game.
Borg, the son of 11-time Grand Slam champion and former world No 1 Björn Borg, is the top seed.
WTA rankings of our top players for the week of 18 October 2021. #ZoeKruger climbed an impressive 224 places in the singles. In the doubles Heike Janse van Vuuren and Suzanie Pretorius jumped 125 and 140 spots respectively. #southafricantennis