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2023 ITTF Championship: Nigeria, Ghana Set For Western Region Qualifiers

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 8  Babalola Seyi   Nigeria, Ghana, and eight other countries have been announced as Western Region qualifiers for the 2023 ITTF World Championships, which will be held in Lagos from May 19 to 21. The ITTF World Championships will be held in Africa for the second time in 2023 after the city of Durban in […]

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Table Tennis: Aruna Quadri Breaks World Record

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 10  Ayomikun Elemikan Nigerian table tennis star Aruna Quadri has broken into the top 10 in the latest ranking released by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) on Tuesday. The new feat was achieved by the Nigerian after the World Ranking System was approved by the ITTF Executive Committee. According to World Table Tennis (WTT), […]

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Funke Oshonaike Shares Emotional Domestic Violence Story

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 10    Nigeria’s Table Tennis legend, Funke Oshonaike has opened up on her battle with domestic violence in the hands of two men, Sportivation.com.ng reports. The 7-time Olympics campaigner took to her Facebook page to detail the tough time she went through in the hands of her estranged lovers. She was reacting to the death […]

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Aruna Quadri Moves Up to 11th In ITTF World Rankings

Aruna Quadri Moves Up to 11th In ITTF World Rankings

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 8    Francis Joseph Nigeria’s Table Tennis Star, Aruna Quadri is the highest-ranked African TableTennis player in the latest ranking released by the International Table Tennis Federation ( ITTF). Quadri tops the ranking in Africa with 3141 points to place 11th in the world while perennial rival, Egypt’s Omar Assar has 2030 points to place […]

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Bayelsa State Table Tennis Chairman Reiterates Commitment To Groom Talents

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 6  . By Hananeel Jackson South-South Zonal Representative in the board of the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation Ama-Ebi Ebikapolade has reiterated his commitment to groom talents within the zone that will represent the country in the future. Ebikapolade last year emerge winner of the south- south zonal election in the board NTTF to end Orok […]

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Funke Oshonaike Bows Out Of 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Funke Oshonaike Bows Out Of 2020 Tokyo Olympics

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 4    Legendary Olympian, Funke Oshonaike has crashed out of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Sportivation.com.ng reports. Oshonaike lost 4-1 in the preliminary stage of the Women’s singles to USA’s  Juan Liu. The first game was keenly contested as Liu ran out 11-7 winners, but the second game ended 11-3 and the third game finished 11-4 […]

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60 Secondary Schools For Prince Dapo Abiodun Table Tennis Championship

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 4  Table tennis players from 60 secondary schools across the three senatorial zones are anticipated to participate at the Prince Dapo Abiodun Table Tennis Championship for Secondary Schools slated to serve-off from June 9th – 10th, 2021. The two days championship is being organised by Ogun State Sports Council (OGSSC) led by the Director of […]

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Minister Dissolves Boards of 31 Sports Federations

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 8    In keeping with the Olympic Charter which stipulates a 4-year tenure for all Sports Federations Boards following the expiration of the tenure of the National Olympic Sports Federations, the Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr Sunday Dare has dissolved l the boards and constituted Caretaker Committees, Sportivation.com.ng reports. The Minister, who was […]

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Council Of Sports Recommends December 3rd- 18 For Edo sports Festival

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 300  The Technical session of National Council on sports has recommended December 3rd 2020 for the opening ceremony of the Edo 2020 National Sports Festival, with the closing ceremony holding on Friday December 18th. According to the communique issued at the end of the Council meeting, it was agreed that the games would open on […]

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