Silver Medalist (x2); Fales Dominates 80s in Mallorca; Dittmer/Grossman, Liana Bryson, Dorothy Wasser Also Win Gold

October 22, 2021 Draws are here.  Photos are here The good news today was that the weather forecasters were wrong about the rain today…it never came (80% chance of rain […]

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USA Advances to Final in Women’s 60; W50 Finishes 6th; Finals Friday

Draws and results from the each of the cups across the team event are also available at the links below. W50/Maria Bueno W55/Maureen Connolly W60/Alice Marble M50/Fred Perry M55/Austria M60/Von […]

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ITF Releases Fact Sheets for Super Senior World Championships

The ITF has released the fact sheets for the Young Seniors, Seniors and Super Seniors here. Fact sheet for the Super Seniors World Team Championships Fact sheet for Super Senior […]

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Wilson World Tennis Classic Covid Guidelines

This was sent to players today. Happy to get to play the event! WILSON WORLD TENNIS CLASSIC USTA HEALTH & SAFETY GUIDE Player Guidelines Physical distancing requirements: Maintain 6 ft […]

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ITF Seniors World Championships (50/55/60) Date Change!

Below is the text of the press release issued today by the ITF (International Tennis Federation). Link to press release on ITF tennis.com Click here for more information on the […]

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Date Change for Women’s 35/45/55/65/75/85/90 Clay Courts in Houston, TX

NEW DATES: September 20-26, 2021 for the Women’s 35-90 Clay Courts at the Houston Racquet Club Sue Bramlette TD off the Houston Women’s Clay Court Championships reported today that the […]

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La Jolla Hard Courts: 40s Men & Women, Father/Son & Grandfather/Grandson Cancelled due to California Regulations

Sadly, the Men’s and Women’s 40 Hard Courts, Father/Son Hard Courts and Grandfather/Grandson Hard Courts have been cancelled, another victim of Covid-19. From the email I received yesterday (from Pierrette […]

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ITF World Seniors Championships Will Not be Held in Florida in April/May 2021; Dates of Young Seniors & Super Seniors Listed Here

From the ITF website today: 2021 ITF Seniors (50-55-60) World Team & Individual Championships (updated 26 October)  Due to the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the ITF Seniors (50-55-60) World […]

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USTA Women’s 40-80 Clay & 35-85 Hard Court Nationals Cancelled for 2020

Andi Polisky, the tournament director of the 35-85 Women’s Hard Courts scheduled for October in Rancho Mirage, CA has cancelled this event. Trish Faulkner, the tournament director for the Women’s […]

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ITF Seniors Tournaments to Resume August 31st: Grade 2, 3, 4 ONLY to Resume; Rankings Changes through 2021

The ITF has announced a resumption of play for the ITF Seniors Circuits of August 31, 2020. Grade 2, 3, and 4 tournaments only shall resume in 2020; Regional, Grade […]

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ITF PLANS FOR RETURN OF SENIOR TENNIS: No Senior Events Will Take Place Before September 1, 2020

July 22, 2020 Read the entire article here. The article reads in part: “No firm dates have yet been set for a return to play on the ITF Seniors Tour or the […]

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ITF Cancels 2020 Young Seniors & 2020 Super Seniors World Championships

Click here for more information. From the ITF Website: “(updated 14 July). Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the ITF Seniors (50-55-60 years), the ITF Young Seniors (35-40-45 years) and […]

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USTA Cancels National Tournaments Through August 31st: July 14th Statement

Read the full USTA statement here: https://www.usta.com/en/home/stay-current/national/usta-statement-on-suspension-of-events.html I have included below excerpts related to SENIOR tennis only: USTA Statement on Event Cancellations – July 14, 2020 Due to the situation […]

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Designated Open Sectional Championship Schedule 2020

From USTA.com (read here). 2020 Tournament Recategorizations due to Covid-19  In light of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the USTA family would like to encourage local play as opposed to traveling […]

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2020 Tournament Recategorizations due to Covid-19

Press Release from the USTA: Designated Open Sectional Championship  In light of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the USTA family would like to encourage local play as opposed to traveling to […]

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USTA National Senior Women’s Clay Courts (35/45/55/65/75/85/90) Cancelled for 2020; Will Resume in 2021

Sue Bramlette, the tournament director for the National Senior Women’s Clay Court Championships (NSWCCC) in Houston, Texas, after consulting with the COO of the Houston Racquet Club (HRC) and the […]

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ITF Postpones 2020 Seniors World Championships to 2021; (Young Seniors & Super Seniors Remain on Calendar for Now)

23 April 2020 ITF Statement regarding ITF Seniors (50-55-60) World Team & Individual Championships In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the ITF has suspended all Tours, including the ITF […]

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USTA International Team Selection: New Timelines Posted; Minimum Play Requirements Amended for 2020 & 2021; Application Deadlines Extended for Super Seniors & Young Seniors

The USTA Board has approved the Senior International Selection Committee’s extension and revision of the eligibility (minimum play) requirement and timelines as follows:The application deadline for the 2020 Young-Seniors and […]

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