The VLTC Open sanctioned by the Malta Tennis Federation and which is sponsored once again by the Kordin Grain Terminal got under way this morning. A healthy number of participants are taking part and the first day saw some very interesting and close matches. The big guns will come into action from this Monday. The matches will start at 5.30pm with the semi finals and final scheduled for Friday and the final next Saturday at 9.30am (weather permitting) respectively. Tennis enthusiasts and the general public are invited to attend.