Wednesday, May 9, 2012

KARNATAKA STATE LAWN TENNIS ASSOCIATION( KSLTA) ANNOUNCES 10 WEEKS INTERNATIONAL TENNIS TOUR IN THE DISTRICTS OF KARNATAKA.

The 10 weeks of International Tennis Federation(ITF) tour   will be held in district head quarters like Mandya,Mysore,Davangere Belgaum,Dharwad,Gulbarga,Udupi and Shimoga.The first three tournaments will be held in Mandya(May 28th to June 3),Mysore (June 4th to June 10th) and Bangalore (June 11th to June 17th) respectively.These tournaments are held both for men and women.
Mr.Karti Chidambaram,Vice president All India Tennis Association said," I sincerely congratulate KSLTA and the karnataka state government for taking this initiative of conducting 10 weeks of ITF in the state.For us at AITA, we find it very important to have more ITF $10,000 futures and challenger level tournaments which would provide an oppurtunity for our players to play at home without having to bear much financial burden and also have the advantage of home conditions.".

Mr.R.Ashoka,Minister for Home &Transport,government of Karnataka and Vice President of KSLTA was also present.

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