Tennis SA takes on Handshake Challenge

2018-06-19 12:48

Tennis SA has confirmed its support for the “Handshake Challenge” - a newly launched initiative by local coach John-Laffnie de Jager.

Federer to play in De Jager's IPTL team

2015-11-19 11:37

SA's John-Laffnie de Jager has again been appointed coach of the UAE Royals tennis franchise.

SA Davis Cup captain resigns

2015-01-15 07:24

Tennis South Africa has confirmed it received a letter of resignation from Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie de Jager.

De Jager gets top IPTL pick

2014-11-15 18:49

John-Laffnie de Jager has scooped one of the four plum coaching positions in the International Premier Tennis League.

Davis Cup heartbreak for SA

2014-04-06 21:05

South Africa have slumped to a heartbreaking defeat against Lithuania in their Euro-Africa Group Two Davis Cup tie.

De Jager: Tennis in SA is tough

2014-02-03 16:02

SA's Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie de Jager says the lack of local tennis tournaments poses a threat for development in the country.

De Jager in Davis Cup poser

2014-01-24 16:30

South African Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie de Jager has said he was confronted with a poser in finalising his team.

SA Davis Cup team named

2014-01-21 08:51

The South African Davis Cup team to face Monaco at the Irene Country Club in Pretoria has been announced.

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.

Davis Cup agony for SA

2013-10-27 17:34

Russia dominated South Africa 5-0 in the Davis Cup Euro/Africa Zone 1 Relegation play-off tie in Moscow.


'Tennis Citizen’ De Jager still has SA as priority

2016-04-26 13:47

Former Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie de Jager is back in SA with the priority of helping the game improve, writes Sy Lerman.

De Jager lost faith in Tennis SA

2015-01-15 08:54

John-Laffnie de Jager says he had no choice but to quit his role as SA Davis Cup coach after losing the trust of Tennis South Africa.

De Jager blown away by IPTL

2014-12-08 17:26

SA Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie de Jager has said that the IPTL has exceeded all expectations and is here to stay.

French success for De Jager

2014-06-06 18:30

South African Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie de Jager has added another doubles coaching success to his repertoire.

World body honours De Jager

2014-03-18 15:25

Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie de Jager has been honoured with the presidency of the Global Professional Coaches Association.

De Jager confident ahead of tie

2014-01-28 20:13

Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie de Jager says he is confident ahead of the Euro-Africa tie against Monaco.

Anderson ignores SA's e-mail

2014-01-21 14:06

South Africa's Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie de Jager is upset that Kevin Anderson again turned his back on the team.

De Jager plans long road back

2013-12-11 17:21

South Africa captain John-Laffnie de Jager has launched his plans for the long road back up the Davis Cup ladder.

SA draw Monaco in Davis Cup

2013-10-28 17:30

South Africa will play Monaco as a result of being relegated to the Davis Cup Euro/Africa Group II after being thrashed by Russia.

SA face Davis Cup relegation

2013-09-16 19:00

Davis Cup defeat to Slovenia has left South Africa facing imminent relegation to what is effectively the third division.

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