Day At The Drive Featured Star Quality, Some Surprises

WASHINGTON, January 30, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) The Day at the Drive exhibition matches in Adelaide on Friday featured plenty of star quality. It included the much-anticipated return of women’s World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty plus the season debuts of […]

Ash Barty Joins A Day At The Drive Field

ADELAIDE, January 21, 2021 (TA Press Release) World No.1 Ash Barty from Queensland will play at A Day at the Drive, the official curtain raiser to the 2021 Australian summer of tennis. The one-off event will be held at Memorial Drive […]

Millman, Thompson To Lead Australia’s Davis Cup Charge in Adelaide

TA Press Release, March 5, 2020 Jordan Thompson and John Millman will lead Australia into Friday’s Davis Cup qualifying tie against Brazil in Adelaide. The world No.63-ranked Thompson opens play, facing world No.82-ranked Brazilian Thiago Monteiro in the opening singles rubber. It is […]

Adelaide To Host Davis Cup Qualifier In March

Tennis Australia Press Release, January 19, 2020 Adelaide will host more world-class tennis in 2020 with the Davis Cup by Rakuten Qualifier between Australia and Brazil to be played on hard court in South Australia from 6 to 7 March 2020. The newly redeveloped Memorial Drive Tennis Centre, […]

Barty To Headline 2020 Adelaide International Field

ADELAIDE, October 2, 2019 (Press Release) World No.1 and Roland Garros champion Ashleigh Barty will headline the women’s field at the Adelaide International in 2020. Some of the best players in the world will compete for $2 million in prizemoney at the week-long WTA […]

Auger-Aliassime Joins Adelaide Field

ADELAIDE, October 1, 2019 (Press Release) Canadian young gun and world No.20 Felix Auger-Aliassime has joined the men’s field for the Adelaide International. Some of the best players in the world will compete for $2 million in prizemoney at the week-long WTA […]

Adelaide International To Star Simona Halep In 2020

ADELAIDE, August 2, 2019 (Press Release) Newly crowned Wimbledon champion and current world No.4 Simona Halep of Romania is set to headline the brand new Adelaide International, after the star signing and the name of the tournament were revealed today. Some of […]

Davis Cup Tennis Heading To Adelaide

ADELAIDE, November 28, 2018 (Press Release) South Australia will host the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Qualifier between Australia and Bosnia and Herzegovina on hard court at Memorial Drive in Adelaide from 1 to 2 February 2019. Home to some of Australia’s tennis greats including Lleyton Hewitt, John […]

New Plans For South Australia’s First All-Weather Arena Unveiled

TA Press Release, January 16, 2018 Tennis Australia and Tennis SA unveiled plans for South Australia’s first all-weather arena at Memorial Drive. The redeveloped centre court is the jewel in the masterplan to transform Adelaide’s sporting precinct. Tennis Australia CEO Craig Tiley is excited by […]