Monday 19th September, 2016
Tema, Sep. 19, GNA – This year’s Babolat
Doubles Tennis Open Championship will commence at the GHACEM Tennis Club House
at Tema on Wednesday, September 21 and end on Saturday, September 24.
Mr Ismailia Lamptey, the Tournament
Coordinator, who disclosed this to the GNA Sports at Tema on Monday, said
competition which is on the theme ‘Love All, Tennis for Peaceful Elections’ is
part of efforts to promote peaceful 2016 elections, in line with the spirit of
tennis and sportsmanship.
He said Ghacem, Tema Oil Refinery (TOR),
Meridian and Sakumono Tennis Clubs are taking part in the competition, which
was in its fourth year.
Mr Lamptey, who is also the Chief Executive
Officer of Baboosport.com, said exceptional display of skills and experience as
several experienced players eagerly prepare to participate in the competition.
He said players would battle for honours in
four events; Professional Men, Social One Men (Advanced Social Players), Social
two Men’s (Intermediate and above 45 players) and Mixed Doubles (Social only)
Mr Lamptey said registration forms can be
obtained from Baboo Sports Shop at Tema Community 11, Shell and GHACEM Tennis
Club House for GHȼ70.00.
McDan Shipping, Spar Energy, Frontline Capital
Innovation, Bossgie Limited, Ecostar Environmental Services Limited and Baj
Freight Logistics are supporting the competition which had Baboosports.com as
its headline sponsor.