Pakistan Navy has been significantly contributing to promote international and national sports events in the country besides the primary mission of safeguarding the maritime frontiers of the country.
Arranging sports events such as golf, hockey, shooting, squash and sailing regatta are some of the hallmarks of Pakistan Navy in encouraging healthy sports culture in the country.
Now, Pakistan Navy is all set to host 2nd Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff
Committee Open Tennis Championship 2019. The contest will be held from 15 to 21 July 2019 at Defence Authority Creek Club Tennis Courts, under the auspices of Joint Staff Headquarters with prize money of PKR 0.6 million.
Around 150-200 professional/ amateur players of the country are expected to participate in this national event. The opening ceremony of the championship is planned on 15 July 2019, whereas, closing/ prize distribution ceremony is scheduled to be held on 21 July 2019.
Matches will be played in 9 x different age categories for males and one category each for females and special persons during the championship.
For special persons, wheelchair competition will be held at Tennis Courts of PNS JAUHAR at Habib Ibrahim Rahmatullah Road, Karachi.
Registration of players is in progress since 01 July till 12 July 2019, by Pakistan Tennis Federation and Sindh Tennis Association.
In order to ensure fair and transparent competition, the championship will be jointly officiated by Pakistan Tennis Federation and Sindh Tennis Association officials under the latest rules of the International Tennis Federation.