ITTF Nigeria Open
Nigerian women need hard work, dedication to reclaim elite status, says Obisanya
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…
Chinese dominate U-21 singles as ITTF Nigeria Open ends today
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.
Olajide Omotayo not scared by tough ITTF Nigeria Open opponents
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.’
Cecilia Akpan vows to halt foreign players’ dominance of Nigerian Open
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.