Double & single tennis title holders announced [Archives:2003/672/Local News]

September 29 2003

Sana'a, Sept. 27_ Under the sponsorship of the Ministry of Youth & Sports, the First Championship for the Ground Tennis concluded its sport activities on September 25 at the Police Officers Club Courts in Sana'a.
The championship started on September 17 has coincided with the Yemeni anniversaries of September and October Revolutions,
Around 28 tennis players took part in the tennis championship.
The tennis single final match was represented by two tennis professional players, Mr. Waleed al-Fusail and Nabeel Mezwad.
Al-Fusail is the champion of match against his contest, 6/4, 2/6, 6/4.
While the double tennis winners are Abdulmalik Suraih and Shareef Abdulaziz.
Following the match, the double and single winners received their prizes, which include golden and silver cups and medals.
During the match, a very strong and competitive match was shown by the players who are full of energy and enthusiasm that could captured the minds of viewers.
The championship was organized by the Yemen Tennis Federation and supported by the Hael Saeed Ana'am Group of Companies, (Natco), the Arab Bank, the International Bank of Yemen and supervised by the Competition Committee which includes, Ahmed Assadeq, Lutf Athurrah, Abdulkareem al-Marwani, Abdulmaleq al-Haimi and Waleed al-Fusail.
The closing ceremony was attended by Brigadier General, Dr. Rashad al-Alimi, the Interior Minster and the Chairman of General Federation For Ground Tennis, Dr. Abdullah Abdulwali Nasher, a member of the Shura Council, the Omani Ambassador to Yemen, Mr. Ali Abdullah Ali Arredha, Brigadier Mohammed Assermi, Mr. Abdulhameed Assaeedi, the General Director of Clubs and Federations at the Ministry of Youths and Sport, athletes, media representatives and a host of others.