Singles and doubles tennis winners in Sanaa announced:Top tennis winners honored [Archives:2003/645/Community]
By Jameel Abu al-Ayham
SANA'A, June 24 – The Open Company Tennis Championship was concluded on Tuesday at the Haddah Residential Complex courts after the final games were played and winners announced.
Captain Nabil Mezwad won the first place and Basil was ranked the second in the singles tennis tournament.
As for doubles, Basil's team won first place and Kadhim's team was ranked second.
Following the final matches, winners were honored and a dinner party was held at al-Waleema restaurant marking the conclusion of a successful tennis tournament.
The championship cup was given away to the top tennis winners with the presence of Mr. Abdulhameed Assadi, Mohammed Asurmi, Najeeb el-Berbari of the Yemen Catering & Services Ltd, and a host of others.
Prizes were distributed to winners by a number of companies in Yemen. A flight ticket from the Yemen Airways, three SabaFon GSM lines were presented, and sports suits from Mercedes Benz were also given.
The tennis championship was supervised by tournament organizer, Nabil Mohammed Mazwad, who is a prominent professional tennis coach.
The tournament was sponsored by several prominent companies in Yemen including SabaFon, Yemen Airways (Yemenia), Mercedes Benz, the Yemen Catering & Services Ltd, and Lipton.
The championship activities continued for one week starting from June 16.