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Aussies in action: Week of 18 July 2022

Find out where our professional Australian players are competing this week …

Australia, 18 July 2022 | tennis.com.au

Professional tennis returns to Australian shores this week, with an ITF tournament in Queensland.

Dayne Kelly and Destanee Aiava headline the draws at his week’s Caloundra International, a joint men’s and women’s event on the Sunshine Coast.

Kelly is one of  11 Australians to receive direct acceptance to the men’s singles main draw, while a further 45 Australians will contest qualifying.

Event/Location
Level
Surface
Aussie competitors

Indy Challenger
Indianapolis, USA
ATP Challenger 80
Hard
Max Purcell, Rinky Hijikata, Li Tu, Andrew Harris, John-Patrick Smith

President’s Cup
Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
ATP Challenger 80
Hard
Akira Santillan

Pozoblanco
Pozoblanco, Spain
ATP Challenger 80
Hard
Omar Jasika, Brandon Walkin, Tristan Schoolkate

Tampere Open
Tampere, Finland
ATP Challenger 80
Clay
Adam Taylor, Jason Taylor

Gandia
Gandia, Spain
ITF 25
Clay
Philip Sekulic

Idanha-a-Nova
Idanha-a-Nova, Portugal
ITF 25
Hard
Kody Pearson

Magic Hotel Tour
Monastir, Tunisia
ITF 15
Hard
Moerani Bouzige, Ken Cavrak, Alexander Crnokrak, Chase Ferguson, Adrian Arcon, Andrej Tasev, Anthony Shumsky

Cancun
Cancun, Mexico
ITF 15
Hard
Adam Walton

Caloundra International
Caloundra, Australia
ITF 15
Hard
Dayne Kelly, Jeremy Beale, Thomas Fancutt, Aaron Addison, Matthew Romios, Calum Puttergill, Jordan Smith, Mitchell Harper, Charlie Camus, Jesse Delaney, Hayden Jones

Innsbruck
Innsbruck, Austria
ITF 15
Clay
Matthew Dellavedova

Jaimee Fourlis is competing at a WTA 250 tournament in Italy this week, where she’ll face second seed Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan in the opening round. The 22-year-old received a lucky loser spot in the draw.

Twelve Australians have received direct acceptance to the Caloundra International, with a further 34 competing in qualifying.

Event/Location
Level
Surface
Aussie competitors

Palermo Ladies’ Open
Palermo, Italy
WTA 250
Clay
Jaimee Fourlis, Seone Mendez

Vitoria-Gasteiz
Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
ITF 60
Hard
Lizette Cabrera

Figueira da Foz
Figueira da Foz, Portugal
ITF 25
Hard
Kaylah McPhee, Alexandra Bozovic, Kimberly Birrell

Magic Hotel Tours
Monastir, Tunisia
ITF 15
Hard
Lisa Mays, Estelle Najean

Caloundra International
Caloundra, Australia
ITF 15
Hard
Destanee Aiava, Talia Gibson, Alicia Smith, Sienna Leeson, Lily Taylor, Darcy Parke, Jelena Cvijanovic, Madison Schwarz, Sasha Nelson, Elicia Kim, Jane Haeusler, Madison Frahn

To follow scores, draws and individual results, click on the event name in the above tables.

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