At last, Quadri wins Lagos ITTF Challenge
Top seed, Aruna Quadri yesterday became the first Nigerian to win the men’s title of the annual International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Challenge Seamaster Nigeria Open...
Quadri rises in ITTF’s ranking, now 18th in the world
Top seed at this year’s International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Challenge Nigeria Open, Aruna Quadri was at the weekend elevated to number 18th by the ITTF for the month of August. Following this development, Quadri has now become the second African athlete to reach the top 20 in the ITTF ranking after Omar Assar of…
Quadri, Assar, others set to improve ranking at Hong Kong Open
Aruna Quadri, Egypt’s Omar Assar and other top ranked players will tomorrow begin battles for honours and to improve their rankings at the International Table Tennis Federation...
Nigeria finishes with 24 medals as curtain draws on competition
Nigeria ended its competition at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games with Aruna Quadri’s table tennis silver medal bringing the country’s total haul at the event to 24.
Quadri’s table tennis silver medal rounds off exciting outing for Team Nigeria
Despite failing to win the gold medal battle against Singapore’s Gao Ning, Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri has described his silver medal as a just reward for his efforts at the just concluded Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games held in Australia. Having come from 2-0 down against the experienced Singaporean, Quadri succumbed to the two–time silver medalist…
Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri settles for silver on final day of Commonwealth Games
Singapore’s Gao Ning, who suffered shattering defeats in the 2010 and 2014 Commonwealth Games, beat Aruna 11-7 11-8 5-11 3-11 11-9 11-5 in the men’s singles final to collect his second table tennis gold of the day.
Aruna, Toriola qualifies for Men’s doubles quarter finals
The combination of Aruna Quadri and Segun Toriola was good enough to beat the pair of Malaysia’s Javen Choong and Chee Feng Leong 3-1 (11-7, 9-11, 11-8,11-5) to reach the quarter finals in the ongoing 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast Australia on Thursday.
Assar topples Quadri, as Meshref retains Africa Cup
Egypt’s OMAR Assar and Dina Meshref, yesterday, emerged winners of the men and women’s event of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Africa Top 16 championship, which held in Nairobi, Kenya.
Quadri, Abiodun close to qualification at ETTU Champions League
Aruna Quadri and Bode Abiodun are edging closer to becoming the first Africans to play in the semifinal stage of the lucrative European Table Tennis Union (ETTU)-organised Champions League after Portugal’s Sporting Club defeated French champion, Stella Sport La Romagne, 3-1 in the first leg of the quarterfinal tie. With Quadri playing a crucial role…