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2023 African Games: Nigeria’s Quadre beats Gabon’s Avome, advance into Q/finals

2023 African Games: Nigeria’s Quadre beats Gabon’s Avome, advance into Q/finals

Barakat Oyinlomo Quadre kept Nigeria’s hopes of a medal in the women’s tennis singles alive after overcoming Gabon’s Avome Ella Celestine 6-0, 6-0 in straight sets in the round of 16 at the ongoing 13th African Games in Accra, Ghana. The 20-year-old, who is the highest ranked Nigerian in the WTA rankings, was too dominant for the Gabonese, as she powered her way into the quarter-finals...

Two-time Grand Slam winner Alcaraz to make Laver Cup debut in 2024

Two-time Grand Slam winner Alcaraz to make Laver Cup debut in 2024

Reigning Wimbledon champion Carlos Alcaraz will represent Team Europe at the 7th edition of the Laver Cup in Berlin in 2024. The 20-year-old Spaniard, who also won the US Open in 2022, will make his debut for Team Europe at the Mercedes-Benz Arena from September 20–22, 2024. Team Europe captain Bjorn Borg, who has begun early preparations for his six-man team for the contest, revealed that...