On finals day Michael Mmoh and Saudi’s Davis Cup star Ammar Al Haqbani compete in front of an eager home crowd at the Diriyah Tennis Cup presented by Saudi Aramco. In the end the 21-years old Michael Mmoh won the special exhibition match with 6:2, 6:0. Afterwards they speak on court about their expressions playing in their home town.
Michael Mmoh: „My goal is to inspire the youth and I think it would be so cool to have a Saudi Arabian tennis player, eventually winning a Grand Slam. To make big things on tour is my goal, that’s why we played this match today and that’s the thing I hope for.“
Ammar Al Haqbani: „I take away so much from this match. I had really fun playing against Michael. He is a great person and the experience was so amazing. I want to thank everyone who is involved in this tournament, Prince Turki for hosting this event, he is an inspiration bringing sport to Saudi Arabia and I want to thank all the sponsors, Saudi Aramco, the BSG Group for hosting this amazing event. And another thank you to my family, this beautiful crowd and the greates country in this world.“