Hana Sonton selected to represent Australia at Longines Future Aces Championships, May 2018
Fed Cup Foundation Scholarship holder Hana Sonton has been selected to represent Australia at the prestigious Longines Future Aces Championships in Paris. The event brings together the best 12 and under players (one male and one female) from 19 countries around the world and will be played in Paris during the first week of the French Open on a purpose-built tennis court at the foot of the Eiffel Tower.
We are proud to support Hana in this incredible opportunity and wish her all the best, we know she will compete hard.
Fed Cup Foundation US Trip, April 2018
The Fed Cup Foundation sent a team of 6 of Australia’s brightest up and coming teenagers on a trip to the United States. The girls have had the opportunity to train at the Chris Evert Tennis Academy in Florida, as well as meet and learn from one of the greatest ever players, Chrissie Evert herself before competing in junior ITF tournaments and visiting US colleges.
We hope the girls have an amazing and memorable experience and are inspired to continue working hard chasing their tennis dreams.
(Image Source: Chris Evert)
Fed Cup World Group Play-Off Tie, April 21st- 22nd 2018
Congratulations to the Australian Fed Cup Team! After an impressive team performance throughout the April tie in Wollongong our girls are back where they belong in the World Group for 2019. The team of Ash Barty, Sam Stosur, Daria Gavrilova and Destanee Aiava showed great determination and pride in representing their country and put together a convincing 4 rubbers to 1 victory over the Netherlands.
Junior Fed Cup Qualifying Event, April 9th- 21st 2018
The Australian Junior Fed Cup team have won the Asia/Oceania qualifying event in Malaysia! The team, led by Fed Cup Foundation Scholarship holder Olivia Gadecki, Annerly Polous and Anastasia Berezov along with Captain Emma Doyle stayed strong all week in tough conditions. The girls secured victory in the final against Indonesia with Anastasia and Olivia winning both their singles rubbers.
The girls will go to Budapest later this year to compete in the finals, we wish them all the best and we know they will do us proud!
Fed Cup Foundation Newsletter, Jun 2017
What a great start to the year for Women’s Tennis in Australia. See all the news from the Fed Cup Foundation, supporting and promoting Women’s Tennis for over 40 years.
Australian Fed Cup team retain a World Group II position, Apr 2017
Fed Cup Foundation wins Most Outstanding Australian Ranking Tournament at the 2016/17 Tennis SA Awards Apr 2017
The 2017 Fed Cup Foundation Bronze Womens AMT/Girls JT (Henley South Tennis Club and Tennis SA) has been recognised by Tennis South Australia as the ‘Most Outstanding Australian Ranking Tournament’ at the 2016/17 Tennis SA Awards. Congratulations to everyone involved!
Fed Cup Foundation tournament selected as finalist for the 2016/17 Tennis SA Awards Apr 2017
Fantastic to see our work supporting and promoting women’s tennis being recognised at the upcoming Tennis SA awards. Thanks to Tennis SA and Tennis Australia for their support.