Friday, November 16, 2018

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    Commonwealth Games: Toriola, Abiodun cruise into table tennis semi-final

Commonwealth Games: Toriola, Abiodun cruise into table tennis semi-final

Nigeria’s table tennis players on Saturday defeated Australian opponents in the quarter-final of the men's doubles event at the Commonwealth Games.Segun Toriola and Olajide Omotayo defeated Australia's David Powell and Heming Hu 3-0 in three straight sets of 11-7, 11-5, 11-7.Nigeria will face the winner of the clash between Northern Ireland and England.Seven-time Olympian Toriola advanced to the semi-final men's [...]

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    Egypt’s Assar overcomes Aruna Quadri to win ITTF Africa Cup

Egypt’s Assar overcomes Aruna Quadri to win ITTF Africa Cup

Omar Assar, Egyptian tennis star, has defeated Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri 4-3 in the entertaining final of the 2018 ITTF Africa Top 16 Cup in Nairobi, Kenya.Assar and Quadri dazzled fans in an explosive finale on Saturday at the Kasarani Hall of Moi International Sports Centre -- but the Egyptian took the day and lifted the trophy.Another Egyptian, Dina Meshref, claimed [...]

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    I didn’t seize my opportunity at Hungarian Open, says Aruna Quadri

I didn’t seize my opportunity at Hungarian Open, says Aruna Quadri

Despite making the top eight list in the men’s singles of the just concluded ITTF World Tour tagged Hungarian Open, Aruna Quadri believes he should have seized the opportunity in the quarterfinal tie against Germany’s Ruwen Filus.Having fought hard from the first round of the championship, Quadri thrilled the Hungarian fans with his superb style of play."I did not seize [...]

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    Table tennis legend, Toriola, can be ‘first African’ to make 8 Olympic games

Table tennis legend, Toriola, can be ‘first African’ to make 8 Olympic games

Segun Toriola, table tennis player, can be the first African athlete to participate in eight Olympic games, says Khaled El-Salhy, the president of ITTF Africa.El-Salhy said this while presenting an award to the seven-time Olympian at the 2016 ITTF Africa Senior Championships holding in Agadir, Morocco.According to the ITTF boss, Toriola is an ambassador of table tennis in Africa, and a legend of [...]

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