League details

Season dates, times and venue;
    • Played over six to eight Saturday morning’s split into two seasons in Term 4 2019 and Term 1 2020.
    • Term 4 Dates 2019
      • Nominations Open: Monday, 26 August
      • Nominations Close: Sunday, 29 September
      • Start Date: Saturday, 19 October
      • Final Round: Saturday, 14 December
    • Term 1 Dates 2020
      • Nominations Open: Tuesday, 10 December
      • Nominations Close: Sunday, 2 February
      • Start Date: Saturday, 8 February
      • Final Round: Saturday, 29 March
    • No matches on 7 March long weekend
    • Matches will be played using a home and away fixture
    • Matches are played from 10:30am
    • The first and final round matches will ideally take place at a singular location to create a carnival atmosphere and allow for presentations on the final round (Venue TBC)
    Team make up and match formats
    • Teams will be made up of three players each week
    • Each player will play one singles match and two doubles matches each week
    • Each round will be a first to 4 game set – no advantage, no tiebreak
    Court set up and balls
    • All matches will be played using Orange Balls
    • Courts will be set up to modify the size of the court as per Orange Ball guidelines
    • Each club is required to set up courts using drop down lines
    Requirement of clubs
    • Set up courts
    • Ensure scores are entered on League Manager
    Support from parents
    • Parents are asked to attend each match and support with court set up, on court scoring and score entry through League Manager
    • Each team is required to have one appointed Team Manager
    Other Cost and value
    • Cost for a team entry into WDTA ANZ Tennis Hot Shots Match Play is;
      • Term 4 – $40 per team
      • Term 1 – $40 per team
    Team Nomination 
    • A Tennis Club affiliated with Tennis SA may nominate a team to compete within the WDTA Orange Ball Competition
    • Nominations shall be submitted online via League Manager
    • The Nomination will require a nominating club to name in Order of Merit the players which it proposes to play in its team
    • Please make sure both the club coach and junior coordinator have agreed that the team is at an appropriate level
    • Clubs will receive an invoice once teams are final
    • Online Team Nomination Instructions
Other Information

Tennis SA Leagues Coordinator
Luke Doughty
[email protected]
ph: 08 7224 8141