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Table Tennis

20 Jan
In what has become a usual pattern, Africa’s No. 1 table tennis player, Aruna Qaudri of Nigeria, was, yesterday, sent packing in the first round from the World Table Tennis Contender Series in Doha, losing 1-3 at the Lusail Sports Arena. Apart from the $75,000 winners’ prize money at stake, the WTT Contender Doha also…
2 Dec
Team Delta on Friday walloped Team Oyo 3-0 to win gold in the women’s team Table Tennis final at the ongoing National Sports Festival in Asaba, Delta. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the quartet of Rashidat Ogundele, Fatima Bello, Ajoke Ojomu and Aminat Fashola trashed Team Oyo in a one-sided final at the…
27 Oct
AFRICAN table tennis legend, Olawunmi Majekodunmi, has donated some equipment to boost the Lagos Inter-Schools Olympics Season 6, which begins on November 9.
5 Aug
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has approved an N15 million scholarship for 12-year-old table tennis prodigy, Sezuo Ize Azziza.
23 Jun 2022
The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, yesterday, disclosed that the country’s team to the forthcoming Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games will begin camping on July 9.
25 May 2022
Lagos State has been described as Africa’s table tennis capital. The state, which yearly hosts the continent’s best players in different competitions, has become a destination
30 Apr 2022
Uchechi Okere has successfully defended his title at the 11th yearly Alukimba Table Tennis tournament organised by Elmarino Sports Club, Lagos.
24 Apr 2022
After a number of challenges that threatened to spoil the party, the 26th edition of the bi-annual Nigerian University Games Association (NUGA) Games, hosted by the University
31 Jan 2022
Quadri Aruna is now ranked 11th best player in the world in the latest International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) rating released, yesterday, for the month of February.
17 Dec 2021
Youths of Ijebu Igbo and other neighbouring communities in Ogun State will on December 29 converge on the Oru Town Hall Open Field for the maiden Dr. Adelaja Adeleke Adenuga Table Tennis Championship
30 Nov 2021
In less than four days after setting an African record as the first player to reach the quarter-final stage at the ITTF World Table Tennis Championships, Quadri Aruna
28 Nov 2021
Quadri Aruna of Nigeria and Truls Moregard of Sweden in action during the men's singles quarterfinal match of the 2021 ITTF World Table Tennis Championships at George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. (Photo by AFP)Quadri Aruna is out of the ITTF World Table Tennis Championships Finals after losing to Sweden’s Truls Moregard in…


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