Matthew Asciak and Elaine Genovese win BOV tennis tournaments

Matthew Asciak and Elaine Genovese are the winners of the BOV Tennis Masters and the BOV Ladies Top 6 respectively. 

Elaine Genovese beat Emma Montebello 6-1 6-0 in the Ladies Top 6 final. Genovese, who won the last edition of the ladies tournament held in 2016 used her experience against her 12 year old opponent who produced a high level of tennis despite the huge difference in the score.

In the BOV Men’s Masters, Matthew Asciak retained the title he has stamped his authority on by beating his student Alex Degabriele 6-1 6-0. The game features long strong rallies where Asciak’s experience proved to be the pivotal point. 

Charles Azzopardi, Executive PR and Marketing at Bank of Valletta, accompanied by David Farrugia Sacco, President of the Malta Tennis Federation presented the trophies to the newly crowned champions. 

The BOV Tennis Masters and BOV Ladies Top 6 are organised by the Malta Tennis Federation and feature the top ranked 8 male and 6 female players in Malta. The tournament was hosted by the Marsa Sports Club and supported by Bank of Valletta.  

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