Tennis

Again, Mayar Sherif makes Egyptian tennis history

Mayar Sherif makes Egyptian tennis history

Five months after becoming the first female Egyptian to qualify for the main draw of the French Open, 24-year-old Mayar Sherif, has become the first-ever Egyptian to...

History as Nigeria set to debut in FedCup, now Billie Jean King Cup by BNP Paribas

History as Nigeria set to debut in FedCup, now Billie Jean King Cup by BNP Paribas

Nigeria Tennis Federation has announced that Nigeria would be competing for the first time in the premier international team event in women’s tennis, the Billie Jean...

Nigeria’s Oyinlomo Quadre made history in the recently released ITF World Junior Rankings, the 17-year-old was ranked 92 with 415 points – her all-time career-high.

ITF World Junior Rankings: History as Oyinlomo Quadre hit an all-time career-high

Nigeria’s Oyinlomo Quadre made history in the recently released ITF World Junior Rankings, the 17-year-old was ranked 92 with 415 points – her all-time career-high....

Kaduna Clay Court: Bringing back the good old days

Kaduna Clay Courts : Bringing back the good old days

It would be hard to prove to young tennis players that Kaduna Clay court hosted ATP tournaments between the year 1981 and 1982 when the annual clay court event – a...

From Kaduna Marathon to Kaduna Clay Court National Junior Tennis Championship

From Kaduna Marathon to Kaduna Clay Court National Junior Tennis Championship

A day after Kenyan John Uburu won the maiden edition of the fun filled Kaduna Marathon, the Kaduna Clay Court National Junior Tennis Championship commenced on the 23rd...

Quadre Outshines Edwards To Win her second CBN Open title

Quadre Outshines Edwards To Win her second CBN Open title

Marylove Edwards was hoping to win her first CBN Open title when she confronted Oyinlomo Quadre at the final of the 2020 Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Open Tennis...