Nastase investigated over Serena 'racial slur'
Romanian tennis great Ilie Nastase is subject of an investigation by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) over an alleged racist remark about Serena Williams' pregnancy.
Funding, key to developing young table tennis stars, says Oshodi
President of Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF), Wahid Oshodi, has said more funds need to be made available to allow the talents in the game of table tennis to flourish.
Oribamise, Abdel-Aziz, others to represent Africa at Youth Olympic Games
Nigeria's Esther Oribamise, Egypt’s duo of Marwa Alhodaby and Youssef Abdel-Aziz and Tunisia’s Nathael Hamdoun yesterday qualified for next year’s Youth Olympic Games holding in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Toriola, Oshonaike lead Team Nigeria to 2017 ITTF World Championships
Experienced campaigners, Segun Toriola and Olufunke Oshonaike lead a seven-man strong Nigerian contingent to the ITTF World Championships holding in Dusseldorf, Germany from May 29 to June 5.
Egyptians are top seeds at African Junior Table Tennis Championship
Egypt, which is the most successful country at the ITTF African Junior Championships, dominated the seeding list in the team and singles events at this year’s tournament, which began in Tunisia yesterday and will end on April 15.
Kerber downs defending champ Watson in Monterrey
World number one Angelique Kerber defeated defending champion Heather Watson 6-4, 6-4 on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the WTA tournament in Monterrey, Mexico.
Don’t allow us to miss World Championships, Youth Olympics, players plead with Dalung
Players selected by the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) for this year’s ITTF African Junior Championships have appealed to Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung to help actualize their ambition of participating in next year’s world tournaments.
Federer moves up rankings after Miami win
Swiss great Roger Federer has risen to fourth in the latest ATP rankings following his victory over Rafael Nadal in Sunday's Miami Open final.
Federer downs Nadal to win Miami Open
Since returning from his six month injury lay-off, the 35-year-old Federer has also won the Australian Open and Indian Wells and he heads into the clay season as, once again, the dominant presence on the ATP Tour.