Ho Tennis Club led by Lt. Col Selom Amengor trekked from Ho to Accra to outshine their host Sakumono Tennis Club 8-5 in a special friendly game tournament between the two clubs at Sakumono Tennis Club house last Saturday.
Ho Tennis Club dominated both the singles and doubles winning 4-2 in the singles and 4-3 in the doubles event.
In the ladies singles the home team Sakumono Tennis Club won all as NaaShika beat ButtahBoamoahEdem 7-2 and AugustinaYomak also defeated EdmanTagbor 7-1 but in the Men’s Singles matches visitors Ho tennis Club turn the balls aroundto win all the 4 games:Ismailia Lamptey ousting Frank Tawiah 7-4, George Heckson trashing BernardBortey7-0, EyiramBansah winning7-1 against Festus Alhassanand David Doyimahalso won 7-3 over Attram Edwin.
In the Women’s doubles Sakumono Tennis Club’s YamakAugustina paired up with NaaShika to trash Queen/Sylvia 7-0 and Davies/Dassah of sakumono Tennis Club won 7-2 over Ednam/Edem but the visitors Ho Tennis Club dominated in the men’s doubles as President of Ho Tennis Club Lt. Col SelomAmengor (aka Ranger) paired with George Heckson to beat Biney/Stephen7-3. Amesu/Eyiram of Ho Tennis Club won 7-1 against Sakumono Tennis Club’s Broon/Baptist. Ismailia/Peter of Ho Tennis Club beat Afful/Tawiah of Sakumono Tennis Club 7-2.Sakumono Tennis Club’sEwool /Mensahlost 7-3 to David Doyimah and his paired partnered Butah.The only win for the home team Sakumono team Club the men’s doubles was Priddy/Tsyi defeating Ho Tennis Club’s Eli/Wise7-6.
The last doubles game for the day came to a halt as Sakumono Tennis Club‘s Eric Owusu sustain injury on his right ankle (Achilles), was rash to the hospital by ambulance (Tennisgh.com wishes Mr. Eric Owusu a speedy recovery).
The PR for Sakumono Tennis Club Kumordzi Dotse, expressed his club’s appreciation to the visiting team for honoring their invitation to make the one-day tournament possible. He further said the club (Sakumono tennis club) lost to a more youthful Club (Ho tennis Club).
Story: Gabriel Amoakoh
News Sep 18, 2015