Sylvester joined his partner to win the match 4-6, 6-4, 10-6 in the encounter which lasted over one hour inside the court 5 of the tennis section at the National Stadium, Abuja.
With this win, the Nigerian will be looking forward to reaching a doubles final for the first time since he began his journey into the professional tennis circuit.
|Sylvester is through to the semis of the doubles event at the ongoing Tombim Abuja Open ITF Futures.|
While Enosoregbe lost 2-6, 1-6, to Benjamin Lock, Otu was outmuscled by Takanyi Garanganga in a 6-2, 6-2 win.
As at the time of filing this report, the other Nigerians contesting for a place in the next round of the competition, Enosoregbe and Henry Atseye, had their doubles match against the number one seed in the doubles; De Paula Fabiano and Romboli Fernando, suspended.
The Nigerian pair were already trailing 5-7 in the first set which lasted about 53minutes.