A change in the International Tennis Federation rules makes it impossible for tennis players to switch their allegiance and play for another country.
Raven Klaasen - who reached the final of the men's doubles at the Australian Open - has reached his highest ever doubles ranking.
South African tennis player Kevin Anderson is to face Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka in the fourth round of Indian Wells.
South African Craig Tiley, the man behind the Australian Open, says a "think big, act boldly" plan will turn things around for local tennis.
Australian Bernard Tomic has clinched his first ATP Tour title with a win over South African Kevin Anderson in the final of the Sydney International.
South Africa beat France 2-1 at the Hopman Cup when Jo-Wilfried Tsonga had to retire in the deciding mixed doubles with a groin injury.
South Africa will not be represented in the Olympic Games tennis tournament in London this year, leaving Natalie Grandin's hopes dashed.
Top SA tennis player Kevin Anderson is missing the Euro-Africa Group One Davis Cup tie against Slovenia next month in order to pursue US citizenship.
Kevin Anderson fought back from a set down to defeat Sergiy Stakhovsky of the Ukraine, progressing to the third round of the Australian Open.
South Africa's Kevin Anderson has pulled out of the tennis season's opening Brisbane International ATP 250 event due to a niggling knee injury.
South Africa's No. 2 player Izak van der Merwe has leaped 17 places in the men's world tennis rankings after beating US player Jesse Levine.
Fritz Wolmarans is the South African standing in the men's singles qualifying competition at the US Open tennis tournament in New York.
South African Kevin Anderson beat Scot Andy Murray at the Montreal Masters, while Belgian Kim Clijsters retired early with an injury.
Kevin Anderson is having the best season of his career at the ATP Atlanta Championships, downing Michael Russell to reach the quarterfinals.
Kevin Anderson beat Robin Haase in four sets 6-3, 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 to win the Davis Cup tie for SA in their contest against The Netherlands.
Australian favourite Lleyton Hewitt lost in the second round of Wimbledon against Robin Soderling, while Li Na lost to German wildcard Sabine Lisicki.
South African Kevin Anderson said his Wimbledon defeat by world No. 2 Novak Djokovic showed him just how much he's going to need to up his game.
South Africa's Kevin Anderson has said he would have to play his absolute best to shatter Novak Djokovic's dreams of winning Wimbledon.
After beating Kevin Anderson on Thursday, Andy Roddick is aiming for his record-breaking fifth Queen's crown in London.