EL hosts international tennis Champs
Buffalo City will host a five-day International Inaugural Tennis Championships from Wednesday, January 8, until Sunday, January 12, 2020, in Selbourne Park organised by the Department of Sport, Recreation, Arts and Culture. The tournament is expected to contribute to the development and transformation of tennis in the province.
“This is a grand opportunity to strengthen and revive tennis in our townships, including Mdantsane, working with the Eastern Cape Tennis, Buffalo City Metro, KM Sport and other key strategic partners,” said MEC Fezeka Bayeni.
The tournament will feature local tennis players Von Hunter, Christian van Wyk, senior player Claude Moonieyan, South African singles champ Chanel Simonds, Delene Kleinhans, Kwanda Mbalekwa (pictured right) and junior tennis sensation Sisipho Ndlabhu (pictured left) who was selected to play for the u/19 South African tennis team in the United Kingdom in 2017.