Toriola, Ojomu pick sports festival gold in table tennis
Segun Toriola and Ajoke Ojomu yesterday emerged champions in the men and women’s table tennis event of the ongoing 19th National Sports Festival in Abuja.
Nigeria beats Egypt 3-1, qualifies for 2019 ITTF World Team Cup
Nigeria’s men team yesterday at the on-going ITTF African Championships in Mauritius defeated Egypt 3-1 to book their place in the 2019 ITTF World Team Cup. The World Team Cup will be hosted by Japan next year. The trio of Segun Toriola, Aruna Quadri and Bode Abiodun fought well against the boastful Egyptians to secure…
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.
Quadri joins Nigeria’s Commonwealth Games’ table tennis squad
The arrival of Table Tennis whizkid, Aruna Quadri has boosted the morale of his teammates, as well as other Nigerian officials as the semifinal of team event strokes off.
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.
Oshonaike says fulfilled with ranking as Africa’s No. 2
This is a ranking I must say is well deserved, I worked so hard for it and I am happy my efforts yielded positive result.
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.
ITTF president urges African players to emulate Toriola
International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Africa President, Khaled El’Salhy, has urged emerging players from the continent to emulate Nigeria’s Segun Toriola ...
Grassroots table tennis tourney berth at Ikoyi Club
A one day Lagos State table tennis tournament for the junior cadets in the boys and girls’ categories will hold today at the Table Tennis Section of the Ikoyi Club, Lagos.