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Players From China, Australia, GBR, Ghana Set For J30 Abuja

Nigeria will be playing host to players from different parts of the world as the J30 Abuja event takes centre stage in the federal capital. For the third time in 2024, Nigeria will be hosting a Junior ITF event which…

Sports Ministry Fixes Date For 2024 National Youth Games

The National Council on Sports has fixed a date for the 2024 edition of the National Youth Games, Nigeria Tennis Live can report. The event which is an annual event is held to promote youths and sports activities and help…

Ahead Of VEMP, Davnotch Tennis Opens, Check Your National Ranking

Nigerian players currently in Abuja, Nigeria’s Federal Capital, are gearing up for the VEMP and Davnotch National Senior Tennis Open tournaments. And one of the things on their minds is to remind themselves of their current rankings and how to…

JUST IN! NTF Confirms Dates For National Tournaments

The Nigeria Tennis Federation (NTF) has confirmed the dates for the first set of national tournaments in the 2024 tennis season. Nigeria Tennis Live confirmed from the Secretary of the NTF, Makpa Aliyu, that the competition will serve off on…

National Tournaments Update: DavNotch, Vemp Open In; CBN OUT!

Nigeria Tennis Live can officially confirm that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Senior Tennis Open will not hold this year. The CBN Senior Open which has been consistently held for 45 previous times, has been confirmed to be on…

Tennis Tournaments To Look Out For Between February And June 2024

As at February 2024, Nigerian players had yet to play any national tournaments, but all that may soon change following recent plans by the Nigeria Tennis Federation (NTF). Traditionally, the players are almost guaranteed four national tournaments every year –…

CONFIRMED! NTF Introduces New National Tournament

Nigeria Tennis Live can reliably report that the Nigeria Tennis Federation is introducing a new national tournament for Nigerian tennis players. This was confirmed to our correspondent by Makpa Aliyu, the Secretary General of the tennis federation, via a text…

AJC: Mubarak, Ogunshakin, Yakubu Lead Team Nigeria To Togo

Mubarak Ganiyu and Seun Ogunshakin are Nigeria’s leading youngsters to the African Junior Tennis Championship in Togo. Nigeria Tennis Live gathered that the pair, who are already in Togo as at the time of filing this report, will be playing…

NTF To Organize Eight Tournaments In Three Months

The Nigeria Tennis Federation (NTF) has concluded plans to organize a minimum of eight tournaments between 28 October and 18 December, 2021. This piece of information was made available to Nigeria Tennis Live by Engr. Ifedayo Akindoju, the newly re-elected…

J5 Lome: Nigeria’s Igbinovia, Marylove Are Top Seeds In Togo

Nigerian youngsters preparing for the forthcoming Junior ITF event branded J5 Lome, in Togo, are among the top seeds of the competition. Wilson Igbinovia, ranked 401 in the world juniors, is the number one seed for the boys’ event, and…