Adegoke Dethrones Pratt


Temiloluwa Adegoke was a cynosure of all eyes in the final of the U-14 Lagos State Squash Tourney at the weekend as he dethroned  defending champion, Lanre Pratt in the match that ended 11-9, 3-11, 11-8 and 11-8.

In the pulsating final watched by few spectators at the Rowe Park Sports Complex, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria, Adegoke  shocked his opponent.

After the game, the new champion said he had a great match with Pratt, adding that his opponent was over confidence.

Related News

“Pratt is a good squash player. He always beat me during our trainings, but today (Saturday) I was more determined and played better to win the match,” said Adegoke, who is a student of Aje Comprehensive High School, Sabo, Yaba.

Chairman, Lagos State Squash Racket Association, Edward Omotesho, expressed satisfaction with the standard of play, officiating and organisation of the tourney.

—Sunday  Akintoye

Load more