The NNPC/SNEPCO tennis match, which occurred on the tennis phase of the Ikoyi membership 1938 got here to a near closing weekend after six days of thrilling tennis from contributors.
in the guys’s singles A final, Gbenga Familoni defeated primary seed, Nishant Abbi in two instantly units 6-4, 7-6 whilst Kunle Ogunkoya beat Femi George 6-4, three-6, 10-three inside the men’s singles B very last.
within the women singles very last, Maryanne Chuks defeated Chizoba Onuoha 6-3, 6-2. The guys’s doubles final saw Kayode Awokoya and Eric Ereyi beat Evans Ukoh and Chinedu Idike 6-4, 6-4.
Ejiofor Onyia and Olowe Olaleye got the higher of Chris Akpunonu and Walter Jibunoh 6-2, 6-four in the guys’s doubles 60 and above. in the crew activities final, Bonga North West defeated Bonga South West eight-2.
speakme at the stop of the championship, coping with Director, SNEPCO, Mr. Bayo Ojulari, hailed Ikoyi club Tennis phase for efficaciously web hosting the occasion.
“i used to be pleased whilst the request for the sponsorship of this tournament came up. It’s a brand new beginning and SNEPCO could have extra possibilities to collaborate with the tennis section. we’re indeed searching ahead to a better collaboration in destiny,” Ojulari said.
in the meantime, the chairman of the tennis segment, Esan Ogunleye, defined the match as a special one.
“NNPC/SNEPCO had squeezed the tournament of their annual programme. It’s a renewal of our vintage friendship and Ikoyi membership has grow to be an institution that could not be neglected,” he said.
Trophies, coins vouchers and other numerous prizes had been received by using participants.