28 April 2015 | Tennis NT

Alice Springs will once again play host to the Australian Pro Tour with Tennis Australia and the Northern Territory Government announcing their support for the 2015 Alice Springs Tennis International from the 27 September – 04 October 2015.

This will be the seventh year of the Alice Springs Tennis International, and the sixth consecutive year in Alice Springs with the inaugural event being held in Darwin in a ‘caretaker‘ role while the facility upgrade in Alice Springs was being completed. Previous title holders include;

2009* Jamie Baker GBR
2010 Colin Ebelthite SA
2011 Michael Look QLD
2012 Matthew Barton NSW
2013 Jordan Thompson NSW
2014 Brydan Klein GBR

Minister for Sport and Recreation Gary Higgins welcomed the return of the event to Alice Springs, which will be another calendar highlight for Territory tennis fans following the Davis Cup in Darwin in July.

“The return of this event is another facet of a very impressive line-up of high calibre sporting events Territorians will enjoy in 2015,” Minister Higgins said

“There are also some fantastic community activities planned as part of the tournament program, including the opportunity for locals to assist as ball kids”

Follow the link for further information about the Australian Pro Tour.