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Kampala Premier Tennis League: Team Titans Seek To Defend Crown

Saturday, November 21
(Semifinals)
*Titans Vs Trail Blazers
*Lugogo Boys vs Trademark Kinetics

The Kampala Premier Tennis League has now reached the business end – it’s now a ‘fatal four way’ as the semis will go underway this Saturday.

Team Titans are the defending champions after seeing off Kinetic to win the maiden trophy last season.

The Titans, will be seeking to defend their crown, and have vowed to stage a good show.

“As a player, I feel am in good shape, it has been a long journey that we started like 4 months ago, we have been training so hard and we can’t let this slip,” noted Titans’ Simon Oyella who was speaking to this website on Wednesday.

He added: “We will make it on Saturday, however, it will be a difficult tussle, the competition is very tight, teams have strong performers.”

It should be noted that each team is made up of 8 players with at least one junior and female player.

Winnie Birungi. Courtesy photo

Last season, a tag team of 13 year old Winnie Birungi then, and Simon Ayella defeated Viola Akuma and David Oringa 8-3 to give Titans an edge in the finals.

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“It wasn’t easy to reach the semis,” Winnie Birungi told the press at Lugogo on Wednesday. “Last year we were the champions, and I hope that we can win again.”

Birungi, who is a senior one student at Kibuli SS added that the team has been training hard to defend the title.

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