Have you heard of the Eloundou sisters?


They are the Serena and Venus Williams of Cameroon.

junior tennis championship in Senegal. In an all Cameroon encounter in the final in simple category, Manuela defeated her sister, Linda to grab gold while the unfortunate finalist won silver.

They both won gold in the double series beating Aishata and Keita from Mali in three straight sets.
It is worthy to note that the girls are barely 12 years old but were upgraded to play in the U-14 category due to their exceptional talents. In the male category, Wamba Paul Brunei also won gold in the simple series and combined with Paul Vince from Benin to win silver in the double series in the U-12 category. Their overall performance earned Cameroon the second position on the general medal classification table.

Culled from Cameroon Tribune


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