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Dala Hard Court Tennis Championship to Kickoff Nov, 11

Written by Pyramid FM Kano

By: Zaharaddeen Saleh

The 35th edition of this year’s Dala hardcourt tennis championship will kickoff with a preliminaries stage between 11th to 13th of November, 2022.

This was disclosed by Tournament Director Malam Yusuf Datti, while briefing journalist in his office at Kano club.

Yusuf Datti said the main draws of the tournament will commence between 14th to 19th November, 2022.

He said the Nigeria Tennis federation has already invited first 20 men and 10 ladies ranked players into the main draw of the tournament.

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Datti said the estimated 27 million naira budget is higher than the last year tournament as a result of general rise in prices of commodities and also the organizers will spend over seven million naira on prizes.

On his part, the Deputy Governor of Kano state Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna is expected to be the special guest of honour at the closing ceremony of the championship.

The winner of this year Dala hard court tennis championshilp at the men single event will go home with one million naira prize and the champions of ladies event will get 600 hundred thousand naira as a prize.

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