Apis Canberra
International 2017

canberra tennis centre

28 October - 5 November

Part of The Australian Pro Tour, the next generation of top tennis players are set to compete when the Apis Canberra International kicks off in Canberra form October 28 – November 5 with an ATP USD$75,000 event (Men) and ITF USD$60,000 event (Women).

Players from the world’s top 200, and a crop of rising tennis stars from Australia and across the globe, will compete for significant prize money and valuable world ranking points, right here in Lyneham at the Canberra Tennis Centre.

The Australian Pro Tour is a collaboration of International Tennis Federation (ITF) Women’s and Men’s, and ATP Challenger (Men’s) professional tournaments and is integral to introducing players to professional tennis and providing pathways to the WTA and ATP Tours.

The 2017/18 Australian Pro Tour season includes 28 world-class international tennis tournaments for men and women across the country.

The event is growing year-on-year, which is fantastic for the Canberra community, rising Aussie players and the sport.

Entry is free for all Pro Tour events meaning families, fans and aspiring players from across Australia have the chance to watch some of the world’s most promising talent.

The official Australian Pro Tour ball sponsor is Wilson.

Australian Pro Tour fast facts

  • The Australian Pro Tour began in 1978
  • The Australian Pro Tour comprises 28 tournaments held across all states and territories between September 2017 and April 2018.
  • The total prize pool for the Australian Pro Tour series is more than $US 1,100,000.
  • Top Australian’s including Sam Stosur, Daria Gavrilova, Ash Barty, Casey Dellacqua, Nick Kyrgios, Thanasi Kokkinakis, Jordan Thompson, Lleyton Hewitt and Alicia Molik are some of the players who have competed in Australian Pro Tour events.
  • 2 Nov
    2017

    Bai to take on top seed Rodionova

    ACT’s top female player Alison Bai (ACT) will take on top seed Arina Rodionova (VIC) in the third match on centre court at the Apis Canberra International on Thursday.


    1 Nov
    2017

    Millman out of Apis Canberra International

    Australian Davis Cup player John Millman (AUS) has been forced to withdraw from his first round clash against Sasi Kumar Mukund (IND) due to a shoulder injury.


    1 Nov
    2017

    Kyrgios and Mousley surprise Curtin Primary during Apis

    Current world No. 18 and proud Canberran, Nick Kygios alongside Apis Canberra International player and Bradley Mousley surprised Curtin Primary School


    1 Nov
    2017

    Thompson withdraws from Apis Canberra International

    Top seed Jordan Thompson (NSW) has withdrawn from the Apis Canberra International due to tonsillitis.


    1 Nov
    2017

    Millman, Bai, Rodionova and Hon in action at Apis Canberra International

    Australian Davis Cup player John Millman (QLD) will kick start a massive day of tennis on Day 5 of the Apis Canberra International.


    31 Oct
    2017

    Thompson and Ebden to open Apis Canberra International campaigns

    Top seed Jordan Thompson (NSW) and third seed Matthew Ebden (WA) will open their campaigns at the Apis Canberra International 2017. 


    30 Oct
    2017

    National academy trio set for qualifying

    National Academy Canberra trio Lisa Mays, Annerly Poulos and Kaitlin Staines will features in first round women’s qualifying action at the Apis Canberra International today.


    30 Oct
    2017

    Men’s main draw kicks off, women’s qualifying continues

    The main draw of the Apis Canberra International will commence on Monday with four main draw matches scheduled to be played. 


    28 Oct
    2017

    Frawley and Morogiannis to feature in qualifying action

    Canberra’s James Frawley and Dimitri Morogiannis will feature in first round qualifying action when the Apis Canberra International commences at the Canberra Tennis Centre today.


    23 Oct
    2017

    Cabrera, Rodionova, & Aiava lead Apis Canberra International field

    Rising star Lizette Cabrera (QLD) and Fed Cup representatives Arina Rodionova (VIC) and Destanee Aiava (VIC) will lead the women’s field at the Apis Canberra International. 


    20 Oct
    2017

    KIDS TENNIS DAY

    Kids Tennis Day at the Apis Canberra International will be held at the Canberra Tennis Centre on Saturday 4 November from 9.00-11.00am.


    20 Oct
    2017

    HEADS OR TAILS? YOU WIN EITHER WAY

    You could be tossing the coin alongside some of the world’s top players at either the Men’s or Women’s final at the 2017 Apis Canberra International.


    20 Oct
    2017

    YOUR CHANCE TO BE COURTSIDE

    The best seats courtside at the Apis Canberra International are only a selfie away.


    8 Sep
    2017

    Prizemoney boost for Apis Canberra International

    The 2017 Apis Canberra International is set to receive a significant boost in prizemoney


    4 Sep
    2017

    Apis Goes Global, Taking Canberra International Title 2016/17

    Apis, a Canberra based professional services firm, has signed a two-year sponsorship agreement with Tennis ACT, claiming the title sponsorship of Canberra’s marque global tennis event, The Canberra International, for both 2016 and 2017.


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