The 33rd edition of the annual Dala Hard Court Tennis Championship will serve off today in Kano with preliminary round matches which would end on Sunday, November 17.
A press statement released by the tournament’s Technical Director, Yusuf Datti stated that this year’s championship would end on the 23rd of November.
According to the organisers, the Nigeria Tennis Federation has invited the first 20 men and 10 ladies ranked players for the main draw of the event which would serve off on Monday, November 18.
“Our budget for this year remains almost the same N13,647,930.00. We are happy of the positive response from our major sponsors, Dr. Aliko Dangote, OFR, Fidelity bank PLC and Wacot Limited as well as other corporate organisations and individuals coming up,” the statement reads in part.
The organisers have also disclosed that the Governor of Kano State, Dr. Umar Abdullahi Ganduje will be the Special Guest of honour at the finale/closing ceremony.