Harvey Road Tennis Club wins LASPOTECT Rector’s Cup
The second edition of the LASPOTECH Tennis Club (LTC) tournament, also known as the Rector’s Cup 2019, came to a close on Saturday with Harvey Road Tennis Club, represented by Pius Agada, winning the men’s singles title, while the host, LASPOTECH Tennis Club, represented by Adeyemi Olaniyan and Aliu Kayode won the men’s doubles.
The Police College Tennis Club was the runner up at both categories of the competition, which started on December 6, 2019.
In the Veterans’ category, Police College Tennis Club defeated the Harvey Road Tennis Club Veterans. The Novelty match was between the LTC president and the number one player of the Harvey Road Tennis Club.
NSIA Insurance Plc., NEM Insurance Plc, Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc, LASACO Assurance Plc, and Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc sponsored the event.
Other sponsors were Assured Favours Petroleum Ltd, SOLCARP Farms, St Raphael Hospital,
NSIA Insurance Plc.’s representative, Mr. Eno Emmanuel in his remark said they were proud to sponsor the event as it showed their continued commitment to developing sports at the grassroots and a demonstration of their corporate social responsibility.
Also speaking, Mr. Abdulateef Olamilekan Awolaja, the President of LASPOTECH Tennis Club thanked the sponsors and assured them that the next edition would be a whole lot bigger and better. Winners went home with television sets and side fridges among other valuable gift items.