International tennis returns to Sun City in the
The tournament is the first of three back-to-back international men's and women's events to be played simultaneously each week at the same venue.
The Futures 2 will be played from 2 to 7 June and the Futures 3 from 9 to 14 June.
A strong entry of local and international players have entered the first Sun City Futures 1, including four of
Two notable entries in the men's tournament are the rising English star
Players from 11 different countries will be represented in the men's tournament.
The women's draw is dominated by
A total of 12 countries are represented in the women's draw, including rising American talents
The seeds for the men's and women's Futures 1 will be announced on Wednesday.
"It's always good to host international players in
"The field of players entered is top class and promises for some exciting tennis. The Futures series will also enable our rising South African players to earn world ranking points, which will enable them to position themselves on the international rankings and assist them with their future careers."
The qualifying rounds from the Futures 1 will be played on Saturday and Sunday, 24 and 25 May, with the main draw commencing on Monday, 26 May.
The finals of the event are scheduled for Saturday, 31 May.
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