Sports: (PTF will organize Tennis championship from March 07)


ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) and Islamabad Tennis Association will organize two back to back ATF- Pakistan 14 and Under Super Series Tennis championships from March 07 to 20, 2016, at S. Dilawar Abbas PTF Tennis Complex here.

It is after almost a decade that the PTF has succeeded in getting any international events for Pakistan. It is hoped that these events will open the doors for other international events to follow.

First leg will be organized and sponsored by the PTF and second leg by Islamabad Tennis Association. These ATF-sanctioned events carry ATF ranking points.

In the first leg two boys from Sri Lanka, one from Great Britain, two boys & one girl from Hong Kong, One Boy from Malaysia and one girl from India( Total eight players) have entered besides score of Pakistani young players whereas one boy from Great Britain, three boys and one girl from Hong Kong, 1 boy from Iran, One Boy from Malaysia and two boys & two girls from Sri Lanka ( total 11 players) have entered in the second leg beside number of Pakistani players at the entry deadline.

All foreign players will be given full hospitality whereas all Pakistani players will get complimentary accommodation at S. Dilawar Abbas PTF Tennis Complex. In addition, eight top ranked Pakistani players will also get all three meals at PTF Complex.