The National Tennis Centre, Stadium, Accra will be the centre of attraction for all tennis lovers as the maiden edition of the Tennis Super Cup organized by Ultimega Solutions gets underway.
The enthusiasm of the players when the tournament served into gear last Wednesday proved that there was more exciting tennis to see during the four-day tournament.
The Event Coordinator, Kwadwo Boadu junior said: “The tournament is up and running, we are done with one match already and it’s been thrilling. The fans were really excited to witness the game. I entreat all tennis enthusiasts to come to the National Tennis Centre, Accra to enjoy good tennis. The Tennis Super Cup is here to stay".
The President of Ghana Tennis Federation Isaac Aboagye-Duah said, "We have created a conducive environment for partners to come on board, the federation can’t do it alone, we work with partners, some help with development and others competition and we are happy Ultimega Solutions are on board with the Tennis Super Cup".
The tournament started with Bernard Ashitey Armaah ousting Emmanuel Antwi to progress into the next round 6-3, 6-1 on court 1. And on centre court, Nigeria’s Onyeka Mbanu defeated Daniel Anum Quartey 7-6(5), 7-5, Felix Hammond humbled Andrews Adu Appiah 6-1,6-2 and Japheth Bagerbaseh also routed Emmanuel Plange 6-1, 1-0 (r).
The four-day event is sponsored by Ultimega solutions with support from UMB Bank, Stanbic Bank, TXT Ghana and Bringam Come.