Nigeria win table tennis’ women doubles’ gold, silver medals
The Nigerian pair of Offiong Edem and Cecilia Akpan on Monday in Rabat won the gold medal in the women’s doubles event of the table tennis competition at the 12th African Games in Morocco.
Oshonaike blames slippery floor, old table for defeat at sports festival
Nigeria’s women’s table tennis legend, Funke Oshonaike, has showered praises on Nimota Aregbesola, who sent her packing in the women’s singles quarterfinals...
Veteran Oshonaike seeks gold at Sports Festival
Nigeria’s most capped female table tennis player, Olympian, Funke Oshonaike, will be among the stars to watch when ping pong event strokes off at the on-going 19th National Sports Festival in Abuja.
Plan on to resuscitate women table tennis, Tikon reveals
President of the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF), Ishaku Tikon has commended Aruna Quadri for winning the men’s singles at the just concluded African Table Tennis Championship in Mauritius, saying it showed how determined the champion is to become one of the best players in the world. Quadri beat Egypt’s Ahmed Saleh 4-1 to win…
Where athletics dim, table tennis lights the way
In a week when Nigeria failed to win any medal at the 2017 World Athletics Championships in London, England, there was another sports event that showed great promise.
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.
Sports ministry yet to refund my money for Morocco trip, says Oshonaike
African's women’s Table Tennis Champion, Funke Oshonaike, has said she is yet to get any response from the Sports Ministry after her victory over Egypt’s Dina Meshref.
Quadri keeps 25th spot in ITTF’s ranking, wants support for awards
Aruna Quadri has retained his number 25th position in the latest ranking released yesterday by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) for the month of October.