New Fed Cup captain for SA

2013-12-02 19:31

Tennis South Africa has decided to separate the captaincies of the country's Davis Cup and Fed Cup teams.

Soweto Open likely to stay

2013-05-05 16:19

Tennis South Africa's CEO Ian Smith remains confident the Soweto Open tennis tournament will survive another year.

Teen gets Soweto wild card

2013-04-24 13:20

Teenager Wayne Montgomery has been handed one of four wild card entries for next week's Soweto Open men's tennis tournament.

Own pepper spray hits US airport officers

2013-03-28 08:03

Six security officers at New York's John F Kennedy Airport landed in hospital after being hit by pepper spray - fired by one of their own.

Airport lines longer after US budget cuts

2013-03-05 08:15

Travellers at US airports are already being greeted with longer lines and delays due to government spending cuts launched last week.

SA to revamp Soweto Open

2012-10-26 18:11

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has said the revived Soweto Open will be bigger, better and will benefit the community.

SA v Canada tie live on TV

2012-09-11 14:24

The Davis Cup World Group playoff tie between South Africa and Canada will be broadcast live on SuperSport, TSA has announced.

Man strips at airport, misses flight

2012-04-18 22:49

A 49-year-old Oregon man became so fed up with airport screening that he stripped naked at Portland International Airport security checkpoint.

TSA says: Please leave grenades home

2012-03-14 21:45

Most airline passengers pack a toothbrush and fresh underwear in their luggage, while others carry land mines, grenade launchers, swords and mortar shells.

Colour-coded US terror alerts may end

2010-11-24 19:39

US Homeland Security is proposing to discontinue the colour-coded terror alert system that became a symbol of the country's jitters after the 7/11 attacks.

Unlikely 2 men plotting terror in US

2010-08-31 20:09

The FBI probe of two men arrested in Amsterdam were probably not on a test run for a future terror attack.


SA v Monaco in Davis Cup tie

2013-11-27 14:35

South Africa will face Monaco at the Irene Country Club in their Davis Cup Euro/Africa Group II tie, Tennis SA has announced.

Soweto Open to be televised

2013-04-26 14:25

Tennis SA has signed a deal with the SABC to broadcast the final stages of the Soweto Open starting on May 3.

New tennis event for Gauteng

2013-04-22 17:39

A new open tennis tournament will be staged in Gauteng in May, Tennis South Africa's CEO Ian Smith has announced.

TV boost for SA tennis team

2013-03-26 16:08

South Africa's crucial Davis Cup tie away to Poland will be broadcast live on television, Tennis South Africa confirmed.

TSA 'is backing' Simmonds

2013-01-15 14:45

Tennis South Africa is not ignoring the potential of Chanel Simmonds, according to TSA chief executive Ian Smith.

Anderson hits back at critics

2012-09-23 16:11

SA's top-ranked tennis player, Kevin Anderson, has again defended his stance regarding his unavailability for the Davis Cup.

SA to host ITF tennis events

2012-07-11 20:48

A feast of junior tennis will be on display when Johannesburg and Pretoria host two ITF junior tennis tournaments.

Advantage Tennis SA

2012-03-22 13:39

The official controlling body of tennis in South Africa changes its name to Tennis South Africa with immediate effect.

Not so naked airport scans

2011-07-20 22:38

In the face of an outcry over so-called naked body scans at airports, US authorities have announced plans for a new scanning system that eliminates passenger-specific images.

US keeps airport screening policy

2010-11-21 20:12

The head of the Transportation Security Administration says that while new airport screening procedures are more invasive, threats against air travellers rule out policy changes.

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