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Jane Ndenga will be returning to the competition. (Photo Courtesy)

Wheelchair Tennis coach upbeat

18/04/17 - Kenya wheelchair tennis coach Lawrence Karanja is upbeat about Kenya chances in the upcoming International Tennis...  read more »

Okutoyi ready for a showdown in SA

21/03/17 - Leading Kenya junior girls tennis player Angela Okutoyi is bracing herself for a showdown with other top players...  read more »

Kenya qualify for ITF Wheelchair World Team Cup

20/02/17 - Kenya will return to the International Tennis Federation (ITF) BNP Paribas Wheelchair World Team Cup after the...  read more »

Sheil Kotecha and Kevin Cheruiyot battled their way into the next 16. (SNA File Photo)

Cheruiyot, Kotecha cruise into last 16

29/11/16 - Nairobi Club, November 29: Second round action got on court today (Tuesday) at Nairobi Club and Public Service...  read more »

Sheil Kotecha gunning for a second title when the boy's competition starts. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Kotecha aims for a double

29/11/16 - Monday saw the first day of main draw action on the second week of the East Africa Junior circuit under-18 tennis...  read more »

Sneha Kotecha was on the court for nearly three hours in the final against  South Africa’s Delien Kleinhans. (Photo Courtesy)

Kotecha, an African champion at 14 years

15/11/16 - Kenya’s Sneha Kotecha is the African champion in the Under-14 Masters tennis competition after beating South...  read more »

Ismael Changawa drew positives from the championship. (SNA. File Photo)

Changawa and Yego pick Kenya's sole medal despite loss to Tunisians

12/11/16 - Deadly tennis duo of Ismael Changawa and Ibrahim Yego picked up Kenya’s sole medal in the ongoing Africa...  read more »

Ismael Changawa blamed his poor performance at the championship to the playing surface. (Photo by Shutterspeed).

Changawa finishes seventh, blames surface as North Africans flex muscles

11/11/16 - Kenya’s top ranked men’s tennis player Ismael Changawa beat Ethiopia’s Melkamu Sereche to finish...  read more »

Sheil Kotecha was one of the Kenyan players who qualified for the next round on the second day which was dominated by North Africans. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Players from the North show class

09/11/16 - Day two of the 2016 African Nations Cup saw second round men’s matches and womens first round matches with...  read more »

Shufaa Changawa plays to Adomon Marie Ange Ivory Coast. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Changawa siblings through to quarter finals

08/11/16 - Siblings Ismael Changawa and Shufaa Changawa stormed to the quarterfinals as Kenya tennis players recorded mixed...  read more »

Ismael Changawa saw off Ethiopian Abdella Nedim Mohamed 6-4, 6-4. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Good wins for Changawa, Andanda and Cheruiyot

07/11/16 - Team Kenya kicked off the African Nations Cup in style as the men’s draw got underway at the Nairobi Club...  read more »

The availability of Ishmael Changawa is a big boost. (SNA. File Photo)

Twenty countries for Africa Nations Tennis Cup

01/11/16 - Kenyan tennis lovers are set for a spectacle when Kenya hosts the 14th Africa Nations Tennis Cup from November...  read more »

Kenyan juniors struggle in ITF event in Morocco

31/08/16 - At the ongoing ITF 12 & Under African International Championships in Casablanca, Morocco, Day Two was a bad...  read more »

Ismael Mzai Changawa overcame a shaky start to beat Phenyo Matong of Botswana 6-4 6-0 to level the tie at 1-1.

First win for Kenya in Madagascar

14/07/16 - Kenya registered its first win of the Davis Cup Africa Group III today (Thursday) after a fruitless two days when...  read more »

Ibrahim Kibet started well but faded as Kenya lost all their opening three Davis Cup matches in Antananarivo.

Madagascar too strong for Kenya in Davis Cup

12/07/16 - Kenya can be proud of the representation the team sent on assignment gave the nation today in their first tie of...  read more »

Duncan Mugabe was disqualified for misconduct..(Photo:SNA File)

Kenya open finalist, Mugabe disqualified for misconduct

24/06/16 - Due to some unfortunate events that unraveled at one of the Britam Kenya Open men’s doubles matches today...  read more »

Judy Nkatha stretched Angela Okutoyi in the under-18 category of the Britam Junior Open.

Unseeded Mwaura upsets second seed Imende as Kenya Junior open ends

13/06/16 - The boy’s under 16 category provided the thrills in the Kenya Lawn Tennis Association junior open tournament...  read more »

Randiek beats Morocco's Mourani to qualify for semis

16/03/16 - Tuesday was the quarterfinals day at the 39th Edition of the African Junior Championships at the Tuks Tennis Academy...  read more »

Sheil Kotecha already in South Africa and will link up with the rest of the team on Saturday.

Kenya juniors off to South Africa

04/03/16 - When the Rwandair flight taxis off from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport at 4.35 pm on Saturday, March 5,...  read more »

Caleb Odiyo returns a shot at the ongoing Nairobi Open Wheelchair tournament.(Photo by KLTA)

Top seed Ndenga set for Nairobi Open Wheelchair final

16/02/16 - Women's top seed Jane Ndenga will be the only kenyan in the final of the Nairobi Open Wheelchair Tennis Tour at...  read more »