CBN Open: Semi final clash against Adegoke excites teen sensation Quadre

Oyinlomo Quadre

Oyinlomo Quadre, defending champion of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Senior Open Tennis tournament, says she is excited about facing the former champion, Sarah Adegoke in the semi-finals.

Teenager, Quadre defeated Jesutoyosi Adeusi in two straight sets (6-1, 6-1)  in the quarter finals on Thursday to book a spot against erstwhile rival Adegoke.

”I feel very excited for tomorrow (Friday).  It’s going to be a very good match against Adegoke.

“It’s a match she been looking forward to and it’s the same for me. It has also been a long time since I last played against her. So, I am excited about tomorrow”, Nigeria’s number one seeded player, Quadre said.

Meanwhile Adegoke, who defeated Aanu Aiyegbusi also in two straight sets (6-1, 6-0) in the quarter finals is returning to the court after a two-year absence.

” I was away due to injury and some personal issues I had to fix behind the scene, but I am back now. My game is better and I am looking forward to winning each game at a time,” said the two-time CBN tournament champion.

The other semi-final match in the women’s singles will be between Marylove Edwards and Christie Agugbom. (NAN)

– Nov. 13, 2020 @ 10:15 GMT |

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