The Lagos Open came to a fitting close on Monday, 21 October. Here’s a selection of the best photos showing all the emotion and action from this year’s tournament at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Onikan. Photo credit: Chris Onah.

America’s Dustin Goldenberg reacts during his match.

America’s Dustin Goldenberg reacts during his match.

Kevin Cheruiyot of Kenya helps himself up during a match.

Cheruiyot reacts during his match.

Umpire, Emeka Achusiogu officiating a match

Nigeria’s Christian Paul reacts

Alexey Dubinin of Russia prepares to receive serve.

Skander Mansouri celebrates during his match

Zoe Kruger of South Africa hits a return.

Sylvester Emmanuel of Nigeria stretches to hit a return.

Calvin Hemery of France reacts during his match.

William Bushamuka of USA in action

Takanyi Garanganga of Zimbabwe in action

Nigeria’s Omolade Aderemi reacts during her match.

Takanyi Garanganga and Sylvester Emmanuel (R) during a doubles match

Frenchmen, Thomas Setodji and Gianni Mina of France during a doubles match.

Riya Bhatia of India chases to hit a return during her match

Umpire, Aisha Hirse

Nigeria’s Blessing Samuel in action.

A ball boy working to get the court dried.

Sada Nahimana of Burundi in action

Egypt’s Sandra Samir and Prarthana Thombare of India during a doubles match.


Heineken treat…


Lexie Stevens of the Netherlands and Sada Nahimana during a doubles match.

Sada Nahimana celebrates winning the first leg women’s singles title.

Sada Nahimana kisses her trophy

Calvin Hemery (L) shake hands with Aldin Setkic after emerging victorious in the first leg men’s singles final.

Calvin Hemery poses with his trophy

Aziz Dougaz and Skander Mansouri in doubles action against Benjamin Lock and Courtney Lock

Aziz Dougaz and Skander Mansouri (R) celebrate their doubles victory.

Kids getting thrilled.

Laura Pigossi and Rutuja Bhosale of India (R) celebrate their women’s doubles victory.

Nigeria’s Oyinlomo Quadre in action.

Oyinlomo Quadre in action against Tamara Curovic.

Aziz Ouakaa of Tunisia celebrates during his match

Emmanuel Jebutu of Nigeria in action.

Benjamin Lock and Courtney Lock of Zimbabwe in doubles action against Takanyi Garanganga and Sylvester Emmanuel

Rutuja Bhosale of India all smiles

Nigeria’s Oyinlomo Quadre during her match.


Courtney Lock and Benjamin Lock during their second leg doubles final match

The Locks with their trophy.

Laura Pigossi and Rutuja Bhosale during their doubles finals match

Laura Pigossi and Rutuja Bhosale celebrate their doubles victory

Rutuja Bhosale and Laura Pigossi with their trophies

India’s Riya Bhatia races to hit a return in the second leg women’s final against Slovenia’s Nastja Kolar

Nastja Kolar in action against Riya Bhatia

Riya Bhatia celebrates

An ecstatic Riya Bhatia walks back to the court to receive the winner’s trophy.

Riya Bhatia receives the winner’s trophy

Aldin Setkic (L) and Calvin Hemery with the umpire before the men’s singles final

Calvin Hemery receives the men’s singles winner’s trophy.

Calvin Hemery speaks after receiving his trophy.

Calvin Hemery