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Tennis Anti-Corruption Programme (TACP)

The Tennis Anti-Corruption Program (TACP) is in place to protect the integrity of our sport and protect you as players and all those within tennis against corruption and betting related offences. This document provides a summary of the anti-corruption rules,

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Colin Sinclair (NMI) Creates Pacific Oceania Tennis History

Colin Sinclair created Pacific Oceania tennis history when he became the first Pacific Oceania Professional tennis player to win a Singles Title at the just completed ITF $15,000 Futures Event at Claremont, California           Seeded #1

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Pacific Oceania Fed Cup Team Relegated to Group II for 2020

The Pacific Oceania Fed Cup Team have been relegated to Group II-Asia/Oceania for 2020 following their 7th place FINAL STANDING AFTER PO at the recently completed Fed Cup Tie in Asatana, Kazakhstan. The Tie was eventually won by Kazakhstan who

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Pacific Oceania Fed Cup Team Arrive in Astana, Kazakhstan

The Pacific Oceania Fed Cup Team of Abigail Tere-Apisah (PNG), Violet Apisah (PNG) Steffi Carruthers (SAM) , Carol Lee (NMI) and captain Gilles de Gouy (PYF) have today arrived in Astana, Kazakhstan to prepare for their 2019 Fed Cup by

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2018/19 ITF Recognition of Excellence in The Development of Tennis Awards

During the recently held OTF AGM in Melbourne, the President of the ITF, David Haggerty, presented 3 Pacific National Associations with Excellence in the Development of Tennis Awards. These awards aim to: Recognize a National Association, or a select number

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OTF Holds 18th General Meeting in Melbourne

The OTF held its 18th General Meeting in Melbourne, Australia on Saturday 19th January 2019. There were 22 attendees including David Haggerty (President ITF), Luca Santilli (ITF Executive Director, Tennis Development), Dermot Sweeney (ITF Technical Director, Training Centre and Players),

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2 Pacific Oceania Players Receive 2019 International Player Grand Slam Grants

Two Pacific Oceania Players, Colin Sinclair (NMI) and Abigail Tere-Apisah(PNG) have been selected to receive a 2019 International Player Grand Slam Grant financed by the Grand Slam Development Fund (GSDF). The programme is now in its 3rd year and this

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Fed Cup Draw Announced

The Pacific Oceania Fed Cup Team of Abigail Tere-Apisah, Violet Apisah, Steffi Carruthers and Carol Lee have overnight been drawn in the same pool as China in the 2019 Asia/Oceania Zone, Group I Fed Cup by BNP Paribas that will take place

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North Pacific Regional Qualifying Date Change

The dates for the North Pacific Regional Qualifying has changed. This will now be held from  the 10th-15th June 2019 in Saipan. The following are the confirmed updated 2019 dates for the Regional Qualifying and the Pacific Oceania Junior Championship

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Oceania Regional Seniors Tennis Championships 2019

The 2019 Oceania Regional Seniors Tennis Championships will be held on the clay courts in Melbourne from Thursday 7th March 2019 till Monday 11th March 2019. The Fact Sheet can be accessed here 2018_11_OR19_CAT_Fact_Sheet Entries close on Tuesday 26th February 2019.

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