26 Jul 2021
It is the fifth day of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, but already, five Nigerian athletes have been eliminated from the competition. Three of them are expected to leave the Games Village two days after their ouster.
21 Jul 2021
Nigeria’s table tennis sensation, Olajide Omotayo, is happy to be part of the country’s team to the Tokyo Olympic Games which officially gets underway on Friday. Omotayo said he was elated to be representing the country at the games for the first time in his career. “Olympic Games are held every four years and athletes…
8 Jun 2021
Nigeria’s Edem Offiong, Olufunke Oshonaike, Olajide Omotayo and Quadri Aruna are among the 135 players listed by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) for the singles events of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics scheduled for Japan next month.
27 Nov 2018
Olajide Omotayo and Bose Odusanya are top seeds of the singles events in the men and women categories of the 50th anniversary Asoju Oba Cup...
6 Apr 2018
Team Nigeria’s weightlifting squad began their campaign at the on-going Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast, Australia on a losing note yesterday, as two...
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.’
11 Jan 2017
Olajide Omotayo is among the four Nigerians and two Egyptians shortlisted to represent the continent at this year’s International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Tour Hungary Open.