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2021 Essendon Junior JT
December 27, 2021 @ 8:00 am – December 29, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
This event has been canceled.
The 2021 Essendon Junior JT will once again be an Australian ranking event held over three days between Christmas and New Year. This year’s event has been granted Bronze status for all events; 12&U and 14&U.
Players in this tournament are able to enter one singles and one doubles event in the same age group. Age groups will also have consolation for any player’s who may lose in the first two rounds of either qualification or main draw. Click on the Fact Sheet link below for all the info.
This tournament will use three venues during the event; The Essendon Tennis Club, Maribyrnong Park Tennis Club and Buckley Park TC.
Key Event Information
Dates: Sunday 27th December 2020 to Tuesday 29th December 2020
Online Entry: Click Here
Online Fact Sheet: Click Here
Entry Close: Friday the 13th of December 2020
Events: 12&U, 14&U, Boys & Girls, Singles & Doubles
Other Tournament Information
Day 1, 2 and 3 will be played at; Essendon Tennis Club
Day 1 & 2 will also use Maribyrnong Park Tennis Club and Buckley Park TC.
Age group locations will be provided once the entry has closed.
There will be no qualification for this event.
Main Draw events will be a 48 person draw for the boys events and 32 for the girls events. Doubles will also be Main Draw Only. Check the Fact sheet for Main draw start days.
Consolation events are compulsory for any player losing in rounds 1 or 2 of the main draw or qualification.
Doubles matches may start on day 1 with some first round matches being played on day 2. Doubles in online entry only (no sign in).
Play Off Matches
Players losing in the semi-final of the main draw will play in a playoff to determine places 3-4.
Main Draw & Qualifying Singles: Best of two tie-break sets and match tie-break (first to 10 points with a margin of two) in lieu of a third set
Main Draw Doubles: Best of two tie-break sets and match tie-break (first to 10 points with a margin of two) in lieu of a third set. There is also no Ad scoring.
Consolation Singles: Best of two tie-break sets and match tie-break (first to 10 points with a margin of two) in lieu of a third set.
On-site re-string service
There will be an on site re-stringing service available at the Essendon Tennis Club for the duration of the event.
All venues will be open from 7.30am each morning for practice until matches start. We will ask you to bag and vacate the courts at 8.20am in preparation for 8.30am matches.
Refund & Withdrawal policy
This event will adopt the Tennis Australia refund policy.