Ekiti Players Dominate MP Tiger Tennis Junior Tourney, Win Five Trophies


It was a great performance by Ekiti State junior players at the MP Tiger Junior Tennis Tournament just concluded in Lagos as they dominated the event.

This was contained in a statement made available to Newsnigeriaonline.com.ng by the Media Officer, Ekiti State Tennis Association, Qozeem Oladapo on Monday.

The state tennis players won five trophies out of the 12 trophies available for grabs at the tourney thus emerged best in the event.

Gloria Samuel emerged winner of the Under-10 girls category after beating her compatriot, Goodnews Aina in the final .

In the boys Under-12 category, Oluwaseyi Ogunsakin carried the day while his elder brother, Oluwaseun finished second in the Under-14 boys category. Another trophy went to Success Ogunjobi in the Under-14 girls category.

Interestingly, all Ekiti boys and girls got to the finals of the under 14 category .

The junior tennis players led by coach Wumi Ogunsakin were sponsored to the junior tennis championship in Lagos by their respective parents as they are due to arrive Ekiti State later today.