Nigeria Tennis Live

Year: 2017


US-based Marylove Lands In Nigeria For Christmas, Picks New Accent (Photos)

Marylove Edwards, the young Nigerian female tennis star, has returned to the country to celebrate Christmas with her family, Nigerian Tennis Live can authoritatively report. The youngster who is at the Nick Bolleteri Tennis Academy in Bradenton, Florida on the…


Exclusive: Imeh Puts Disappointing 2017 Behind, Reveals Plans To Make 2018 Better

Even though he will be ending year 2017 as Nigeria’s number one tennis player, Joseph Imeh did not win any of the national tournaments; but he is not even perturbed by this unenviable feat. The former junior star player who…


Check Out Photos From The Just Concluded Play Your Age Tennis Championship In Abuja

Nigerian Tennis Live has obtained some pictures from the recently concluded Play Your Age Tennis Championship in Abuja, Nigeria’s Federal Capital. The tournament which is in its first year was attended by kids from all over the federation as the…

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Rainoil Tennis Championship, Very Timely – NTF President

The organisers of the recently concluded Rainoil Tennis Championship have been hailed for the timely sponsorship of the national tournament, the first on clay in the country in a really long while. This encomium is coming from none other than the…


Something Promising Will Come Out Of Play Your Age Championship – Coach Inyang

Richard Inyang, one of the Nigerian coaches presently in Abuja for the Play Your Age Tennis Championship, has lauded the leadership of the Nigeria Tennis Federation (NTF) for its initiative in bringing up such a national junior tournament. The Engr….


Christmas Gift: Joseph Imeh Set To End Year 2017 As Nigeria’s No 1

Joseph Imeh’s outstanding performance in the outgoing year 2017 has not gone unnoticed as he has accumulated enough points to shoot him to the top of the rankings as Nigeria’s number one male tennis player for the year ending. Imeh…


Inyang, Serena Bag Interesting Wins As NTF Debuts With Play Your Age Championship (Photos)

Gabriel Inyang and Serena Teluwo were among the first winners at the first edition of the Play Your Age tennis championship presently ongoing in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. According to feelers from the Package B of the National Stadium, the players…


Ghanaian Coaches, Others Storm Lagos For PTR Certification Course (Photos)

No fewer than two Ghanaian coaches joined their Nigerian counterparts at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos for the commencement of the weeklong Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) certification course.   Nigerian Tennis Live had reported the registration of the coaches for the 10…


Super Sarah Gets Revenge Against Blessing, Says She Prefers More ITF Titles

The pumping of her fist and the emotion she emitted as the umpire announced game, set and match confirmed how glad Sarah Adegoke was to have gotten her revenge against Blessing Samuel in two straight set wins of 6-3, 6-3….


Imeh Is A Great, Solid Player – Atseye

After digging deep to find a solution against a stubborn Joesph Imeh at the Men’s Singles final of the Rainoil Tennis Championship in Lagos, Henry Atseye has dubbed the Nigerian number two player a great and solid player. Both players lasted…