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Omar Bahrouzyan triumphs at first Elite Tennis tournament in Fujairah


Omar Bahrouzyan with Khalid Al Ali, and Hania Reggi during the presentation ceremony.

The inaugural Elite Tennis tournament in Fujairah reached a thrilling climax as Emirati ace Omar Bahrouzyan claimed the top honours in men's singles.

Elite Tennis Tournament was held at the Tennis & Country Club in Fujairah with the participation of players from across the globe.

Omar Bahrouzyan's journey to the championship was nothing short of remarkable. Throughout the tournament, he displayed a blend of strategic acumen, physical endurance, and mental fortitude.

His performance in the preliminary rounds was dominant, securing victories with a combination of powerful serves and deft volleys.

Abdul Ghafoor Behroozian, Chairman of Tennis & Country Club Fujairah, gave away the prizes. Omar Bahrouzyan claimed the title after Cesar Ferrer Victoria's retirement due to injury. Bahrouzyan was leading the match 6-2, 1-0, when the Spaniard decided to pull out.

Earlier, in the semi-finals, Cesar Ferrer Victoria earned his spot in the semi-finals with a solid 6-3, 6-3 victory over Giovani Samaha.

Tenniscounty Abdul Ghafoor Behroozian gives away the prize to Simon Roberts.

Omar Bahrouzyan faced Anthony Moukarzel in a gripping match, showcasing his dominance with a commanding 6-3, 6-2 victory. In the quarter-finals, Simon Roberts continued his impressive streak by dominating Dev Kanbargimath with a decisive 6-2, 6-2 victory.

Bahrouzyan delivered a stellar performance against Michael Quinones, winning convincingly at 6-1, 6-1. Anthony Moukarzel overwhelmed Hamad Janahi through strategic play and powerful baseline shots, securing a 6-2, 6-2 win.

In another quarter-final, Simon Roberts and Ferrer Victoria faced off in a hotly contested match as well. Roberts retired at 6-7(3), 1-2 to end the match.

“The success of the first Elite Tennis tournament in Fujairah has set a new benchmark for future competitions,” said Hania Reggi, general manager of Tennis & Country Club Fujairah.

“It has provided a platform for talented players to shine and has inspired young athletes to pursue their passion for the sport,” she added.

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