Rain suspended play last weekend at Tyco tennis club house as G. O Tennis Club hosted Asamu J’s Tennis Club from Kumasi in tennis friendly tournament in Sunyani.
The one-day event was sponsored by Noble patron Maxwell Owusu.
In the Royal’s match: G.O tennis club President Obrempong Ameyaw Amponsem II, paired Nana Opoku Fosu Gyeabour II but could not with stand Asamu J’s Nana Ofori Amangure Ababio II and Noble Patron Maxwell Owusu 6-2.
In the singles game, Michaels Michaels of Asamu J’s Tennis Club showed his superiority over coach Daniel Kwakye in a game that ended 6-2. The rest of the games were called off due to rainfall.
Speaking to ghanatennis.org, patron of G.O Tennis Club and Asamu J’s Tennis Maxwell Owusu said, ‘I am happy about the turnout and the games played. Though it was rained-off we still had the chance to witness some good matches from both clubs.
Daniel Kwakye; well known as the Great Okoro, who had earlier declared his club’s intention to carry the day commended the winners and expressed the hope that his team will reverse the trend in the second encounter in Kumasi.
He added that, As the National Regional coach for the region, we have started tennis in school program and very soon you will see the results.
story: Gabriel Amoakoh