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SEALED! ITF Confirms Another Two Weeks Of J30, J60 In Abuja

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has confirmed another two weeks of World Tennis Tour Juniors in Abuja, Nigeria’s Federal Capital. Nigeria had over the weekend, concluded a two-week J30 Abuja event in the country’s federal capital, and information has it…

Ogunsakin Hits Top 800, Yakubu Soars High In New ITF Ranking

Nigerian players have hit top ITF ranking spots after their amazing performances at the first leg of the J30 Abuja event which ended on Sunday, 18 February, 2024. The ranking released by the ITF on Monday, 19 February, saw many…

J30 Abuja: Meet The Boys, Girls Singles Finalists

After five days of thorough competitive tennis action at the J30 Abuja tourney, the finalists have emerged in the boys and girls Singles event. Seun Ogunsakin, playing in front of a packed crowd inside the tennis section of the National…

Can Ogunsakin Defeat ‘Biscuit’ To Reach His Second J30 Final?

Seun Ogunsakin defeated his friend and eternal rival, Mubarak Ganiyu, in two straight sets to reach the semis of the J30 Abuja event on Friday, 16 February, 2024. The former African U-14 number one player, who is the tournament’s number…

J30 Abuja: Mohammed Ambushes Yakubu As Ogunsakin, Ganiyu Renew Rivalry

Abuja-based Khadijat Mohammed will battle Nigeria’s number one junior female player, Ohunene Yakubu, in a bid to qualify for the semis of the J30 Abuja event. Mohammed, winner of the Dala Hard Court championship in 2023 will depend on her…

J30 Abuja: Top Seeds Advance To Q/Final As Nigerian Players Shine

Top seeds at the ongoing J30 Abuja ITF event have advanced to the quarterfinals of the event after some amazing tennis inside the tennis section of the National Stadium, Abuja. All the players seeded won their matches, although they met…

J30 Abuja: What I Learnt From Yahaya – Fu Wang Choi

Fu Wang Choi, the number one junior tennis player in Hong Kong, has spoken glowingly about Sani Yahaya Inabo, whom he lost to in their R16 match at the ongoing J30 event in Abuja. The player from Hong Kong played…

J30 Abuja: People Warned Us About Coming To ‘Unsafe’ Nigeria – Parent

Annie Mo, the mother of one of the participating players at the ongoing J30 Abuja event, has revealed how she was discouraged from coming to Nigeria. The Honkonger brought her son, Fu Wang Choi, to Nigeria for the two-week event…

J30 Abuja: Mubarak, Ogunsakin, Yahaya In Mouthwatering R16 Clash

There are some top of the table clash of Nigerian youngsters at the ongoing J30 Abuja event in Nigeria’s Federal Capital, Nigeria Tennis Live can report. The competition which served off on Wednesday, 14 February, 2024 with an 6-0, 6-0…

J30 Abuja: Nigeria’s Oduwaye Beats America’s Herraz, Set To Face Adeleye

In a match that ended almost before it started, Nigeria’s Ayomide Oduwaye defeated America’s Mehdi Herraz in his first match at the J30 Abuja ITF event. The Ogun-born tennis youngster who won the Rock Tennis Foundation national U-16 junior championship…