PSS ITF Seniors Challenge Dubai, started at Dubai Mens ColleagueRead more
More than 41 players representing 21 countries had joined the PSS ITF Seniors Challenge tournament that kicked off on Thursday 4th April at the Dubai Mens Colleague courts.
The event is played over 6 singles events (Men and women 35+, 45+ and 55+ ) as well as 4 doubles events.
The final is scheduled for Sunday 7th April.
UAE participates in the Juniors Davis Cup under 16 in Kuching, MalaysiaRead more
Hichem Al Bramly, UAE Junior National team coach packed his team to Kuching, Malaysia to participate in the ITF Junior Davis Cup Asia / Oceania qualifying staged during the period of 24 to 29 March 2013.
Fahad Al Janahi and cousin Faris are on a mission that well described by coach Bramly, "we are here for experience and match play, last month Faris played in the ITF under 14 group 1 in Malaysia along side the top Asian players, and now - in addition to playing in a different environment- the boys will face tough opponents whom are generally 2 years older than they are".
He also added "I am also so pleased that the draw had been in our favor by allocating us in the group with 4 teams, which means the boys will play 6 ties in 6 days and that will make our trip here much beneficial".
It's the 1st participation of UAE in the Junior Davis Cup competition since 2005, 10 teams are participating in this qualifying round to book 3 spots in the final Asia / Oceania Davis Cup competition scheduled in Korea mid April.
Earlier at Dubai Airport, team manager Adel Baker took the tough but very correct decision of not allowing Abdullah Ahli to travel due to high fever and viral infection, "He should stay home and get his full recovery in 4 or 5 days we never know, we are going there for experience not to compete" Baker mentioned.
Beach Rotana Hotel, Abu Dhabi had recently announced its annual open tournament.Read more
Now in 8th year, the tournament had historically attracted most players of Abu Dhabi as well as all over the Emirates.
With 11 different events covering all age categories, everyone will find a game to play.
Good Luck for All
PSS is orgaising a High Performace camp next summer during the period of 10 to 26 August in Nice, France.Read more
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