After ten days of non-stop tennis action, Sarah Adegoke wins the singles title of the Rainoil Tennis Open at the Lagos Country Club Ikeja on Sunday against Blessing Samuel with leading points of 6-3, 6-3
Samuel triumphed on their last meeting at the Dala Hard Court in Kano in November but there was no stopping Adegoke, who started the year with the Top 8 Masters’ title as she broke three times in the second set which also ended 6-3. “I was nervous because I know Blessing has improved a lot. She is a very good player but somehow she did not play to her standard today,”. said Adegoke who went home with N350,000.
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Here are pictures from the event below.