Sport Tennis Competition
Sport Tennis Competition

Ghana’s number one seed Wisdom Na Adjrago defeated Daniel Anum Quartey 7-5, 6-4 in the men’s final to win this year’s Accra Open Tennis at the Accra Sports Stadium Tennis Court.

The week-long tourney, held in remembrance of the late President John Evans Atta Mills, saw tennis players competing in the men’s, U-14 and U-16 categories.

For his efforts, Na Adrago walked away with GHC7,500 and a glittering trophy.

In the U-14 category, Richard Okine defeated Lameck Bagerbaseh 6-4, 6-2, whilst Cindy Aidoo defied all odds to brush aside competition from Eleone Ankrah with a 7-5, 6-4 victory in the girls U-16.

They also went home with a cash prize of GHC1000, educational scholarship and gifts.

Daniel McKorley, the Chief Executive Officer of McDan Group of Companies commended the organisers and the Ghana Tennis Association for a succesful tournament.

Mr McKorley said he believes Ghana tennis will thrive ” if we invest in developing the youths. We have talents and it is about time we helped the youth in the country. ”

The tournament was organised by the Atta Mills Memorial Foundation.

Source: GNA/