Tennis (tennis, presumably from French word tenez - "here you are, take") – sport game, whose participants send a ball to each other over the net at special site – court. The game resembling tennis appeared already in the XIII-XIV centuries in Italy, France and England. A ball was sent over the net by hand, and in the beginning of the XVI century they began using rackets for this purpose. Modern tennis appeared in the UK at the end of the XIX century. In Russia tennis appeared only in the 70-s of the XIX centuries, whilst now it is one of the most popular sports. Most important international competitions – Wimbledon tournament (since 1877), Davis Cup (since 1900), Federation Cup (since 1963). World championships are organized beginning from 1978. Tennis is included into the program of Olympic Games since 1896-1926 and since 1988.
Sport Complex “Gyanjlik” provides you 3 open and 3 closed courts. Court coating is made according to the most advanced technologies and is characterized as a balanced coating of “hard” type. It should be specially mentioned that tennis fans are happy to play at our courts as their legs do not experience strain leading to orthopedic traumas at any style of game. This is explained by properly chosen hardness of the coating, and this ensures correct ball bouncing. Indoor courts of such level in Baku and CIS are unique. Manufactured inn Austria court was installed also by Austrian specialists. Comfortable climate at the court is ensured by automatic air-conditioning system, thus it is equally pleasant to play both in winter and in summer. There are changing rooms with shower for men and women, and VIP room.