By Ebenezer Osamo –
Organisers of the Tombim Abuja ITF Futures 1 & 2 have set 19 April as registration deadline for the players interested in playing for Wild Cards to participate in the tournament.
Eyeonthesports.com gathered that there would be a competition in Abuja on 20 April, where the players will slug it out for the ten Wild Cards available in the ATP Points-awarding competition.
According to Isa Saidu, one of the Umpires for the tournament, “Tombim Abuja Open ITF Futures 1 and 2 comes up between 25 April and 9 May 2015. There shall be four Wild Card slots for the Main Draws and six Wild Card slots for the Qualifying event.
“The players interested in playing for the available Wild Card slots should contact the Tournament Director, Barrister Ikani Agabi, to register their names on or before 19 April, 2015 otherwise, they will not be allowed to play in the competition”.
It was gathered that the wild card event holds from 20-24 April, 2015 at the Tennis Complex, National Stadium Package B in Abuja, and the players will be responsible for their accommodation, feeding and transportation during the week-long wild card play off.