Nine Nigerians lead the pack in first round of games

It was a good start for Nigeria, as nine of the country’s participants lead the groups in the first round of the 2017 ITTF Challenge Series, Nigeria Open, at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos. Nigeria have over 60 players at the $42,000 tournament.   In the men’s singles qualifying … More Nine Nigerians lead the pack in first round of games

Oliseh starts on a winning note in the Dutch league

Former Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh won his first club managerial debut as he  helped Dutch side Fortuna Sittard halt a winless run with a 1-0 win away to Achilles ’29. Oliseh was appointed as coach by the struggling Dutch second division side one months ago, with a clear mandate to save the club from … More Oliseh starts on a winning note in the Dutch league

Aruna Quadri retains position in World ranking

Nigeria’s table tennis sensation Aruna Quadri has been  ranked 25th in the January rankings of the International Table Tennis Federation. Quadri was the first African to be ranked in the top 25 in the world when he was ranked in September 2016 after his exploits at the Rio 2016 Olympics. Quadri is scheduled to play in … More Aruna Quadri retains position in World ranking

Nigeria Table Tennis team begins camping in Ekiti State

Team Nigeria on Tuesday began camping in Ekiti for the 2017 ITF/CAT Africa Junior Championship West and Central Zonal Qualifiers billed to hold in Lome, Togo from January 10th – 21st. Nigeria hosted the championship in Abuja in 2016 and topped the medals’ table. The week-long camping holding at the Old Trade Fair in Ado … More Nigeria Table Tennis team begins camping in Ekiti State