Daphne Fancutt Shield 2021 – Sign up now!


Waverley Tennis is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the ‘Daphne Fancutt Shield’ in 2021 and you are invited to participate by representing the NSJTA.


The ‘Daphne Fancutt Shield’ is to be held on Saturday, 16 January and Sunday, 17 January, 2021, at the Robinson Reserve Tennis Centre (the ‘home’ of Waverley Tennis), Frawley Road, Doveton (Melway Ref. 91 A10).

The services of a Sports Trainer will be engaged for the full duration of the Carnival.


Players should arrive at the Robinson Reserve Tennis Centre by 8.00am on the Saturday morning for the Opening Ceremony and then be prepared to play shortly thereafter.


Each team shall consist of ten (10) players; five (5) boys and five (5) girls, the ages being:-

One (1) boy and one (1) girl – 18 years and under
Two (2) boys and two (2) girls – 16 years and under
Two (2) boys and two (2) girls – 14 years and under

The Age Groupings are determined as the ages of the players as at 31 January, 2021. Depending on team numbers, the proposed format will be that of a Round Robin, with all teams to play each other during the Carnival in singles and doubles. The doubles will be mixed doubles A full canteen service will be in operation at the Robinson Reserve Tennis Centre throughout the duration of the Carnival. All participating players and spectators are encouraged to avail themselves of the canteen service.

Applications close for this event by the 23rd of December 2020. NSJTA will attempt to hold a squad session prior to event.

Any queries please contact Aaron on 0407 885 012 or Bobby on 0435 810 743


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