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Musa Mohammed, Omolayo Bamidele emerge Zenith Bank ‘Next Gen’ Masters champions in Lagos

Teenage stars, Musa Mohammed and Omolayo Bamidele capped off an impressive week of tennis in Lagos by winning the Zenith Bank ‘Next Gen’ Masters title in the boys and girls categories, respectively. Having not lost a single set en route to the final, Musa Mohammed came into the final against Emmanuel Jebutu riding a wave […]
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NextGen Masters: Mohammed, Omolayo advance to final, as Jebutu stuns defending champion, Abayomi

Musa Mohammed defeated Godsgift Timibra 6-2, 6-3 to advance to the final of the 2019 Zenith Bank NextGen Masters in Lagos, where he will take on Emmanuel Jebutu. Jebutu rallied from a set down to stun defending champion, Phillip Abayomi 3-6, 6-4, 10-6 and book his place in the final. In the girls semis, Favour […]
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Abayomi, Mohammed lead semi-final line-up as Zenith Bank NextGen Masters hits home stretch

The four players standing in each category will do battle for a place in the final of the Zenith Bank Next Gen Masters on Friday. In the boys category, Phillip Abayomi, the defending champion, who hasn’t dropped a set all week, will take on his friend and practice mate, Emmanuel Jebutu for a place in […]
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NextGen Masters: Musa Mohammed, Jumai Mohammed book semifinal spots in Lagos

Group stage action at the Zenith Bank ‘Next Generation’ Junior Tennis Masters came to an end at the National Tennis Centre in Lagos on Thursday, with Jumai Mohammed claiming an all-important victory to book her place in the semifinals, while 17-year-old Musa Mohammed strolled to a top-spot finish in Group B of the boys category. […]
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NextGen Masters: Toyosi Adeusi and Jumai Mohammed to battle for semifinal spot

Round-robin action at the Zenith Bank NextGen Masters has come to its final day in Lagos. While some of the youngsters have booked their spots in the semifinals, others will have to slug it out today to seal progress. In Group B of the girls category, Toyosi Adeusi and Jumai Mohammed, having won one match […]
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Hostilities at Zenith Bank ‘Next Gen’ Masters intensify in Lagos

17-year-old Musa Mohammed made it two wins out of two, while defending champion, Philip Abayomi and last year’s runner-up, Godsgift Timibra won their respective encounters to set up a mouthwatering round-robin final clash at the Zenith Bank ‘Next Gen’ Junior Tennis Masters in Lagos today. In the girls field, Chevron Junior Tennis Girls Under-16 champion, […]
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NextGen Masters: Tochukwu Ezeh looks to bounce back on Day 2, as Mohammed takes on Jebutu

Round-robin action at the Zenith Bank ‘NextGen’ Masters continues on Wednesday at the National Tennis Centre in Surulere, Lagos, with Tochukwu Ezeh looking to bounce back from a first day defeat, while Musa Mohammed and Emmanuel Jebutu will aim to make it two wins out of two when they square off in the boys category. […]
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Musa Mohammed, Abayomi, Omolayo Bamidele shine in Zenith Bank ‘Next Gen’ Masters opener

Group stage action took centre stage at the Zenith Bank ‘Next Gen’ Junior Tennis Masters in Lagos on Tuesday. The event, which is betwen the best junior players in Nigeria, according to their national ranking, got off to a good start at the National Tennis Centre in Surulere. In Group A of the boys category, […]