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Tennis is one of the oldest sports in the world, and one of of the biggest across multiple continents. Professional tennis is highlighted each year by the four Grand Slam tournaments: The Australian Open in January, the French Open in May and June, Wimbledon in June and July and the United States Open in September. The No. 1 men’s player in the world is Novak Djokovic of Serbia, and the No. 1 women’s player is Serena Williams of the United States.

Action continues Friday (today) at the 19th Nigeria Oil and Gas Industry Games at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja with the final of table tennis men’s singles between Keye Adekunle (NNPC) and Oyewole Olusegun of Chevron Nigeria the most anticipated. Adekunle defeated pre-Games favourite and NOGIG 2020 silver medalist Joseph Adebayo of NCDMB in […]

Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, will host Group III of the Davis Cup Championship this year. After returning from the Group IV championships in Kigali, Rwanda in 2023, Nigeria will now compete in Group III alongside Ghana, with the goal of achieving promotion to Group II in 2025.