ITTF Nigeria Open
28 Aug 2018
Former National Table Tennis Coach, Babatunde Obisanya has advised Nigerian women to work harder and be dedicated if they wished to reclaim their top rating in African table tennis. He also believes the women need the country’s assistance to make meaningful impact at major championships. Speaking on the abysmal performance of the country’s women at…
12 Aug 2018
Chinese duo, Wang Shaobo and Guo Yan, yesterday, won the Under 21 events in the Men’s and Women’s Singles categories respectively, at the 2018 ITTF Challenge Seamaster Nigeria Open.
10 Aug 2017
Apart from the scintillating performance from the participants, the return of the former Nigerian internationals, Monday Merotohun and Kazeem Nosiru, added glamour to the competitions.
8 Aug 2017
As a junior player, 22-year-old Olajide Omotayo was a delight to watch, as he held her own against her peers. Now, after working his way into the national team with his scintillating performance at the 2017 World Championships in Germany, the Italy-based star is growing in confidence ahead of the ITTF Nigeria Open ‘Lagos 2017.’
7 Aug 2017
When the ITTF Nigeria Open was test run in 2013 as Lagos Classics, Cecilia Akpan claimed the women’s singles title. But in subsequent editions, she could only boast one silver medal, which she won in the women’s doubles event in 2015.
17 Jul 2017
Also a record entry of 148 players, made up of 95 men and 53 women, will compete at the $46,000 prize money championship holding from August 9 to 13 at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos, Nigeria.