Emmanuel, Quadre win Rainoil Tennis Open Championship
Nigeria’s men and women number one players, Sylvester Emmanuel and Oyinlomo Quadre continued their dominance of the local scene when they defeated all comers to be crowned winners...
Sylvester, Babalola in CBN tennis men’s final
Sylvester Emmanuel showed why he is highly rated in Nigerian tennis circuit when he defeated Thomas Otu 6-3, 6-1 to qualify for the final of the CBN Senior Tennis...
More Nigerians jostle for spots in GSL Open’s main draw
The GSL Open, the final lap of the ITF World Tennis Tour served off yesterday at the National Tennis Centre in Abuja with many Nigerian players seeking to book their place in the main draw through the qualifying rounds. Joseph Imeh and Sylvester Emmanuel top the list of the country’s players eager to secure berths in…
Injury knocks out top seeds from Tombim Abuja Open
Injury has taken its toll on the top seeds at the ongoing ITF World Tennis Tour (Tombim Open) holding at the Tennis Complex of Abuja National Stadium, with the tournament number one rated star, Maximilian Neuchrist of Austria, out of the first round. Also affected are fourth seeded Tom Jomby of France and wild card entrant,…
NCC Tennis League semifinals to feature 10 national champions
The 2018 NCC Tennis League semifinals planned for the Enugu Sports Club and the Abuja National Stadium Tennis Centre will feature 10 current and active former national champions. That, in the estimation of many tennis pundits, will be historic. Through to the semifinals after a hectic and very competitive group stage is Team Offikwu of…
Babalola, Adegoke others for finals of CBN Open today
Giant killer, Sylvester Emmanuel, will today clash with number two seed, Abdulmumuni Babalola, while defending champion, Sarah Adegoke, squares up with, Christy Agugbom, in the men and women’s 40th edition of the CBN Open Senior Tennis Championship finals holding at the Package ‘B’ of the National Stadium in Abuja. Emmanuel yesterday came from one game…
Imeh loses as Babalola, Adegoke qualify for semi-finals at CBN Open
Top seed of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Senior Tennis Championship, Joseph Imeh, yesterday crashed out of the 40th, edition as event enters semi final stage.
I’m coming home to win Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis, says Emmanuel
Nigeria’s number one male tennis player, Sylvester Emmanuel has made a bold statement about this year’s Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis Championship, stating that he is coming to the country to participate and win the tournament.
Teams Offikwu, Goshen, Ndoma-Egba make winning starts
Kaduna-based defending champions, Team Offikwu, despite not having their key player, Sylvester Emmanuel, had a blistering start in Jos where they overwhelmed Team Tech Vibe of Jos 6-1.