Australia was victorious in its first round World Group Davis Cup tie v the Czech Republic at the Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club from February 3-5. We now play the USA in Australia in the quarter finals from April 7-9. The venue will be announced by Tennis Australia shortly.
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Australia goes down to Germany in Brisbane
Germany defeated Australia 3-1 in Brisbane from February 2nd – 4th to progress to the quarter-finals of the 2018 Davis Cup Competition. The competition started well for Australia when rookie Alex de Minaur nearly caused a huge upset against Germany’s top player, world no.5 Alexander Zerev, only losing in a fifth set tie-breaker. We found […]
Graeme Cumbrae-Stewart Valedictory Dinner
Graeme Cumbrae-Stewart was honoured with a valedictory dinner at Kooyong LTC on 2nd October. Neale Fraser and former Board Member Ian Johnson spoke glowingly of Graeme’s 20 years service as a Director including 14 years in the role of Secretary and recounted some anecdotes about Graeme’s involvement in the Foundation. Graeme’s endeavours were supported by […]
Australia goes down to Belgium 2-3 in semi-final.
The Australian Davis Cup team journeyed to Brussels to take on Belgium in the Davis Cup Semi-Final from 15-17 September. After the first day’s play the tie was level at 1 rubber all and Australia was victorious in Saturday’s doubles tie giving us good chances for victory. The Sunday singles rubbers however went in favour […]
ADCTF Raffle winners announced.
The ADCTF Wimbledon Dinner, held at the Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club on 15 July, was a very enjoyable evening and will hopefully become a regular event on our calendar. The evening featured interviews with Kathryn Oyeniyi, Manager of the Australian Davis Cup team, and Bruce Reynolds of Reynolds Racquet Services which were very informative, but the […]
Belgium Tie Tour Details Announced
The semi-final tie against Belgium will be played in Brussels from September 15-17. Bentleigh Travel are organising a tour in conjunction with the tie including an extensive tour of Portugal after the tennis has finished. Details may be found under the publications tab on this website.
Australia defeats USA 3-2
The young Australian Davis Cup team scored an upset 3-2 victory over a full-strength USA team in the Davis Cup Quarter-Final held at Brisbane from 7-9 April. The tie got off to a great start with Jordan Thompson defeating the USA’s top ranked player, Jack Sock, in 4 sets followed by Nick Kyrios downing John […]