Tennis tourney main draw underway at Cedar Hill

The main draw for the South Island Indoor Tennis Challenge starts Thursday at Cedar Hill Rec. Centre.

The main draw for the South Island Indoor Tennis Challenge kicks off today (Oct. 16) at the Cedar Hill Rec. Centre when Patrick Flint faces Harry Bourchier and Oren Motevassel plays Greg Oullette at 5 p.m.

At 7 p.m. Canadian Philip Bester will face a local qualifier, as will Chris Wettengel.

Play continues Friday with 5 and 7 p.m. match starts, and Saturday at noon, 2,  4, and 6 p.m. The championship final is Sunday  at 1 p.m.

Tickets are available through southislandchallenge.net.

This year’s pot is up to $20,000. Winner $6000;  Finalist $4000;  3rd Place $3000;  4th Place $20005th/6th Place $1000;  7th/8th Place $500