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Ekiti State Dominates 2018 Junior Tennis Championship

Ekiti State dominated this year’s Junior Tennis Championship at Ikoyi Club, Lagos by sweeping five of the eight titles at stake. The victory train was led by the state team’s coach’s 10-year-old son, SeunOgunshakin,  who defeated Precious Ikeuba  9-3 in the boys’ final. The three other titles came from OmolayoBamidele who won her first title on the ITA Junior Circuit ...

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Tiger Woods Docks Multimillion Dollar For US Open

Tiger Woods has reportedly docked his $20 million, 155-foot yacht in the Hamptons — and he will reportedly stay there during the US Open, one of golf’s biggest tournaments. The yacht, which is called Privacy, is berthed in Gurney’s Montauk Yacht Club, according to Page Six, approximately a one-hour drive from Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, the home of this year’s ...

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Serena Williams Withdraws From French Open Before Sharapova Match

Serena Williams of the U.S. returns a shot against Germany’s Julia Georges during their third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Saturday, June 2, 2018. She pulled out of the tournament Monday, citing an inability to serve due to a muscle problem. Serena Williams called off her Grand Slam comeback ...

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Top Sports Photos: Williams Beats Goerges at French Open

The 36-year-old American was competing at a major tournament for the first time in 16 months — and for the first time since giving birth to her daughter last September. Sharapova wished Williams a speedy recovery and a rapid return to the tour in a two-sentence statement released by French Open organizers. “I was looking forward to my match against ...

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Ajetunmobi’s Death Stirs Emotional Upheaval In NTTF

Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) officials as well as other stakeholder and players are in a state of shock, following the death of national star, Seun Ajetunmobi. Ajetunmobi, whose last duty for Nigeria was at the 2015 African Games in Congo Brazzaville, died early Friday, following a domestic accident, which occurred at his Lagos home on May 23. Prior to ...

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Ekiti State Dominates 2018 Junior Tennis Championship

Ekiti State dominated this year’s Junior Tennis Championship at Ikoyi Club, Lagos by sweeping five of the eight titles at stake. The victory train was led by the state team’s coach’s 10-year-old son, SeunOgunshakin,  who defeated Precious Ikeuba  9-3 in the boys’ final. The three other titles came from OmolayoBamidele who won her first title on the ITA Junior Circuit ...

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Serena’s Outfit Leaves Mouths Agape At French Open

American female tennis ace, Serena Williams returned to grand slam action in flashy style at the French Open, donning an outfit that left all mouths agape, then ended on a winning note. All eyes that saw Serena return in style will continue to replicate images of the scene for days to come, as her cat suit was befitting on her ...

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Aruna Quadri Makes Early Exit At China Open

Nigeria’s top table tennis player, ArunaQuadri made an early exit at the 2018 ITTF World Tour China Open, after losing 1-4 to former World and Olympic champion, Zhan Jike of China in the third round of the men’s singles preliminaries. Before playing against the Chinese star, Quadristarted his campaign against an opponent from France, who he gave a 4-0 bashing, ...

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Serena Williams’ ‘Wakanda-Inspired Catsuit’ Is A Hit At French Open

Serena Williams returned to Grand Slam tennis on Tuesday after maternity Serena Williams returned to Grand Slam tennis on Tuesday after maternity leave, turning heads at the French Open in what she called a “Wakanda-inspired catsuit.” Williams said the outfit was designed to help prevent blood clots ― she faced near-deadly complications after giving birth to daughter Alexis Olympia on ...

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Serena Williams Not Seeded For 2018 French Open

Former tennis women’s world number one, Serena Williams will not be seeded at this year’s French Open, from May 27 to June 10. Serena will not be among the seeds for the clay court grand slam but the American star, who gave birth to a daughter, Alexis last September, can compete at Roland Garros under the WTA’s special ranking rule. ...

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