5.5 C
London
Saturday, December 3, 2022
HomeSportsMTN Junior Tennis League debuts June 21

MTN Junior Tennis League debuts June 21

Date:

Related stories

CULBEAT Foundation Brings Charity To Ekiti, Offers Free Medical Consultation

The CULBEAT Foundation in partnership with NOVA International High...

Orji Kalu Reveals When US Will Receive Tinubu

Nigerian politician, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has denied rumors...

2023: Northern Leaders Back Atiku

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar,...

Crisis Looms As Labour Party State Faction Expels Doyin Okupe

Okupe: They Have Collected Money From APC – Crisis...

Nigerians Besiege Peter Obi as He Arrives Atlanta

The former Anambra state governor landed at the Hartsfield-Jackson...
spot_imgspot_img

The maiden MTN Junior Tennis League has been scheduled to hold from June 21 to June 25 at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Race Course, Onikan.

The tournament, which will be part of the ITA Junior Tennis Circuit, will feature four age categories – boys and girls 10s, 12s, 14s and 16s.

A statement from the International Tennis Academy (ITA) said the tournament will provide a platform to attract and identify junior tennis talent across the nation for development to be professional players.  

“The multiple age group model will also help to install a smooth transition from one age group to the other and then to the seniors and the professional ranks,” ITA said.

The grand finale on Saturday, June 25, will be followed by the presentation of the book, Sports Administration in Nigeria – Going round in Circles by Godwin Kienka and the Lagos launch of the Sports Performance Reward Fund Endowment.

Subscribe

- Never miss a story with notifications

- Gain full access to our premium content

- Browse free from up to 5 devices at once

Latest stories

spot_img

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here