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South African tennis greats Cliff Drysdale, Frew McMillan and Wayne Ferreira received Davis Cup Commitment Awards at Wimbledon in London this week. Drysdale and McMillan were part of the 1974 team that claimed South Africa's only title in the international team competition.
South African Davis Cup star Rik De Voest announced at the Irene Country Club on Tuesday that the Davis Cup tie against Lithuania, to be played from 4 to 6 April, would be his last for the country.
South African tennis star Rik De Voest will achieve a notable milestone when he turns out in the Davis Cup against Lithuania at the Irene Country Club in Centurion from 4 to 6 April.
Tennis South Africa has named two leading consultants to assist South African Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie De Jager in selecting his future Davis Cup teams and assessing their performances.
South African Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie de Jager sprang something of a surprise on Thursday when he named his four-man selection to face Monaco in Pretoria from Friday to Sunday, naming Ruan Roelofse ahead of Izak van der Merwe.
Tucker Vorster and Japie De Klerk are on cloud nine after both players received a call from South African Davis Cup captain, John-Laffnie De Jager, requesting their availability for the forthcoming Davis Cup tie against Russia.
South African Davis Cup captain John Laffnie De Jager has endured a nightmare ahead of his team's forthcoming clash with Russia, with six of his first-choice players unavailable for the tie.
South Africa put up a brave fight, but minus the country's top player and with the team's number two suffering an injury, fell 3-1 to Poland in a Group One Europe/Africa Davis Cup tie played in Zielona Gora on the weekend.
South Africa's attempt to qualify for the Davis Cup World Group for the first time since 1998 was thwarted at the final hurdle as India beat South Africa 4-1 in Johannesburg on the weekend.