Nigeria records first victory against Kosovo as Adesuwa makes history

History as Nigeria play first game in Billie Jean King Cup

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History has been made today at the Indoor Hard Courts of the SEB Arena in Vilnius, Lithuania, venue of the 2021 Billie Jean King Cup by BNP Paribas — formerly known as the Fed Cup as Nigeria is participating for the time in the history of the tournament.

 

Nigeria, represented by the trio of Oyinlomo Quadre, Sarah Adegoke and Adesuwa Osabuohien, who is based in US will face Lithuania in their first game of the Competition in group C, Kosovo competes the group.

 

21 nations, including Nigeria will join to play in the Europe/Africa Group III, from the 15th to the 19th of June 2021 for a chance to be one of two teams to be promoted to Europe/Africa Group II.

 

Ifedayo Akindoju, who is the president of Nigeria Tennis Federation said, Nigeria contingent would do more than just competing.

 

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