Prospective players in the second LASPOTECH Tennis Club (LTC) Tournament, also known as the Rector’s Cup, have continued their preparations for the competition, which holds on December 7 and 8.
The competition, which will be played in the Davis Cup format at the main campus of the Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu, will feature four clubs.
The clubs are Police College Tennis Club, Ikeja, Harvey Road Tennis Club, Yaba, Ijebu Ode Tennis Club, Ijebu Ode, and the host, LASPOTECH Tennis Club, Ikorodu.
Each club is expected to present a team of six players and participate in the singles and the doubles events at the two-day competition.
According to the organizers, this year’s edition is sponsored by NSIA Insurance Plc., with NEM Insurance Plc, Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc, LASACO Assurance Plc, and Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc as co-sponsors.
According to the president of LASPOTECH Tennis Club, Mr. Abdulateef Olamilekan Awolaja, the school’s rector, Oluyinka Samuel Sogunro; MD/CEO, NSIA Insurance Plc. Mrs. Ebelechukwu Nwachukwu; MD/CEO, NEM Insurance Plc. Mr. Tope Smart; Deputy Managing Director, Hogg Robinson Nigeria Ltd, Mr. Saheed Egbeyemi; and Council Manager, Ikorodu North, Dr. Olasunkanmi Odesanya are among the dignitaries expected to grace the occasion. He added that interesting prices would be won during the tournament.