Ofosu Bamfo Wins Jnr Tennis
5/3/2011 3:30:21 PM -
Youthful Kwabena Ofosu Bamfo demonstrated good play to emerge on powerful services, the Aviation Social Centre player defeated Benjamin Fumi in a two straight win, 6-1, 6-2 in the final of the U-18 category.
For his brilliance, he took home a special cash prize and souvenirs from the sponsors-Akai House Clinic in a five-day tournament that attracted 136 children.
Emmanuel Plange won the boys U-12 event by beating George Nyarko 4-0, 4-0, while Marcel Agbegme won the U-14 category.
Abraham Asaba triumphed over Steven Nortey 7-5, 6-2 in the U-16 event.
Francisca Nyarko emerged winner in the Girls U-18, beating Laria Yakubu 6-1, 6-2, while Marian Ibrahim won the ladies U-14 event beating Abigail Ayitey 4-2, 4-1.
The Chief Executive of the National Sports Council (NSC) Worlanyo Agra expressed joy at the display of talent, noting, 'I am happy because what I have seen that the foundation of tennis is on track.'
He urged the organizers to extend the event to the other regions.
By Kofi Owusu Aduonum