‘Araw' age-group tennis opens at GSIS tomorrow-A A +A
Thursday, March 14, 2013
THE Mayor Inday Sara and Vice Mayor Rody Duterte 76th Araw ng Dabaw Age-Group Tennis Tournament gets underway tomorrow, Friday, at the GSIS Heights Tennis Club courts in Matina.
Philippine Tennis Association (Philta) regional vice-president Juanito "Titong" Cansino Jr., also tournament referee, yesterday said the singles draw for 10 years old and under unisex and boys and girls 12-under, 14-under, 16-under and 18-under categories is set at 12 noon today.
Cansino said, "Game format will be two regular sets with a third super tiebreak set in the first round to the semi-finals. The finals will be a best of three regular sets."
Champions will each receive a cash prize of P1,500 each while the runners-up will take home P1,000 apiece in the Philta-sanctioned Group 3 event.
Slazenger is official ball of the annual netfest presented by the city government of Davao through the Sports Development Division of the City Mayor's Office.
Interested players may contact Cansino at mobile number (0908) 743-2405.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on March 14, 2013.