First American Style Raffoul Tennis Tournament Ends In Rivers

First American Style Raffoul Tennis Tournament Ends In Rivers
First American Style Raffoul Tennis Tournament Ends In Rivers

First American Style Raffoul Tennis Tournament Ends In Rivers

From Madu Barth,Port Harcour

Port Harcourt Club,1928 went agog on Sunday,25/10/2020,when the first ever American Style Tennis Tournament, tagged Raffoul Tennis Tournament ended in Grand style.

The tournament that was basically for entertainment and relaxation,saw many senior tennis players showcasing their skills borne out of years of experience.
At the end of the 2-day tournament, Leo Akpoloma  emerged overall champion with 28 points, carting away a giant trophy.

The second best player award went to Maku Kunle,while  the third position went to Azike Tonye.

In a chat with journalists, shortly after the games,the President of Port Harcourt Club 1928, Sir (Chief)Chris Okoli, was full of praise for Raffoul Nigerian Limited,organizers of the tournament. According to him,it is heartwarming that Port Harcourt Club, 1928 has come alive again after COVID-19 pandemic that forced all the pending championships to be postponed.
"It is a welcome development that Port Harcourt Club has reopened after COVID-19 pandemic shut down. COVID-19 actually put a lot of tournaments on hold. The pending tournaments will still take place. They will only be rescheduled. I want to thank Raffoul for sponsoring the tournament and the Organizing Committee for job well done,"Chief Okoli said.

Highlight of the event was presentation of trophies for deserving winners,as well as prizes