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2021 MCC Glen Iris Melbourne Cup JT
THE EVENT IS CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.
October 30, 2021 @ 8:00 am – November 1, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
The 2021 MCC Glen Iris Melbourne Cup JT will once again be an Australian ranking event held over the Melbourne Cup long weekend period. This year’s event has been granted Bronze status for all events; 12&U, 14&U and 16&U age groups.
Players 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; MCC Glen Iris Valley, Lauriston LTC and Dingley Tennis Club’s.
Key Event Information
Dates: Saturday 30th Oct 2021 to Monday 1st Nov 2021
Online Entry: Click Here
Online Fact Sheet: Click Here
Entry Close: Saturday the 16th of Oct 2021
Events: 12&U, 14&U, 16&U Boys & Girls, Singles & Doubles
Other Tournament Information
Day 1 and 2 will be played at; MCC Glen Iris Valley, Lauriston LTC and Dingley Tennis Club
Days 3; All matches are planned to be at MCC Glen Iris.
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 64 person draw for all boys events and 32 for all girls events. Doubles will also be Main Draw Only. Check the Fact sheet for Main draw start days but we anticipate they will start on Sunday or Monday is some age groups.
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 MCC Glen Iris Valley Tennis Club for the duration of the event.
Free Wifi at MCC Glen Iris
During the event players at the MCC Glen Iris Valley Tennis Club will have access to free wifi. The password will be available at the tournament desk.
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 as set out in the Tournament Regulations for National Open and Junior Tour tournaments.