Commissioner optimistic about Ajagbe excelling in Lagos Squash Classic

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The Lagos State for  Sports, Wahid Enitan-Oshodi, on Friday predicted that Tunde Ajagbe would  win the ongoing Lagos International Squash Classic Lagos.

 Enitan-Oshodi told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the Egyptian player, Hesham Mohammed, the tournament also had a good chance, expressing optimism about Ajagbe’s chances to excel.

“The Egyptians players look very strong and I think the slight difference is with their exposure.

 “I’m quite pleased with Tunde Ajagbe; he played very well yesterday by defeating the home based number one Sodiq.

 “With a bit more confidence I think he can go all the way. Also, Ehime Ehalem knocked the number one seed yesterday.

 “You must give him chance to win this tournament. It will be pleasing if we can one of them (to win). But, I like Ajagbe because, he very composed.

 “He is still very young and what we like here is he is just finishing school. It’s very important that you do your sports while you are school.

Ajagbe will engage Hesham Mohammed of Egypt the first male semi-final while Ehime Ehalem will lock horns with Rodney Durbach of in the second semi-final.