"Baku Junior Cup 1" was held in Baku Tennis Academy on February 13. This event will be held from 13 to 19 of February between juniors under the age of 14. Young athletes from Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Kazakhstan and Latvia will participate in this Junior Cup. An event which will gather juniors under 16 will start from March 27. This sporting event will be called "Novruz Cup-1". A series of events for junior athletes are also planned by the Tennis Federation throughout this year.
“Right now our Federation is preparing for Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games. We have some really professional athletes, who are ready to represent our nation on this international sporting event. As I mentioned before, there are preparatory works going on, athletes who will represent us on Islamic Games should also participate in couple of Tournaments before the Games. I believe, our athletes will show good results on Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games.” - these words were said by Head Coach of Tennis Federation Yalchin Manafli.