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Corporate Open on board

By Vision Reporter

Added 28th May 2003 03:00 AM

TOP seed Chris Musaazi will feature for Kelly Heroes as they take on Coca Cola in the opening matches of the inaugural Corporation squash tournament at Sheraton Hotel today.

By Douglas Mazune
TOP seed Chris Musaazi will feature for Kelly Heroes as they take on Coca Cola in the opening matches of the inaugural Corporation squash tournament at Sheraton Hotel today.
Coca Cola’s Jeff Mukasa has the unenviable task of taking on Musaazi in the competition where six corporations and Brigadier Kelly Hills have each fielded a team.
Castrol Oil, Pepsi, Sheraton Hotel, Crane Bank, Coca Cola, Kelly Heroes and uganda telecom will compete in the round robin tournament that will run for 10 days.
There will be six matches on card today starting at 5.00pm

Games: C. Musaazi (Kelly Heores) v J. Mukasa (Coca Cola); S. Seremba (Kelly Heroes) v Patrick Mugyenyi (Coca Cola);
E. Ekiring (Kelly Heroes) v J. Guma (Coca Cola), P. Bagenda (Coca Cola) v Mujabi (Kelly), A. Mubiru (Kelly Heroes) v T. Masembe (Coca Cola); E. Wamalwa (Kelly Heroes) v M. Byenkya (Coca Cola)

- TEENAGE star Ibrahim Nyanzi, 18, and Frenchman Eric Thouvenot registered straight set victories on Tuesday night to book slots in the quarterfinals of the Taibah Open squash tournament at Kampala Club.
Seed three Nyanzi beat Richard Kusemererwa 9-1 9-0 9-5 in 25 minutes while Eric held off a second set recovery by Kenneth Egesa to triumph 9-4 9-7 9-4.
Unseeded James Legg crashed Martin Fowler 9-4 9-6 9-5 in the battle of Britons.

First round results:
J. Leggs bt M. Fowler 9-4 9-6 9-5; C. Kirenda bt M Aliho 9-4 6-9 9-5 9-7; P. Nkambwe bt R Mwehaire 9-4 9-6 9-7; S Musisi bt I Bwanika 9-4 9-5 9-3; S. Kyagulanyi w/o S. Opio

Second round results:
I. Nyanzi bt R. Kusemererwa 9-1 9-0 9-5; E.Thouvenot bt K Egesa 9-4 9-7 9-4.
Ends

Corporate Open on board

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