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Aruna Quadri is a record setter – ITTF

Aruna Quadri

*Having won the Polish Open As the only African to make it to the quarterfinal of the World Cup and Olympic Games, the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) through it Publication Editor, Ian Marshal, has described Aruna Quadri has a record setter following his feat at the Polish Open at …

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Aruna Quadri tops seeding list at Polish Open

Aruna Quadri...representing Africa well

*Omar Assar of Egypt joins him for ITTF World Cup By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri returns to the global stage as the 2014 ITTF Star Player has been seeded number one in the 32-man seeding list released for the ITTF Challenge ‘Polish Open’, which serves off on Thursday …

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Aruna Quadri empowers players with equipment

Tobi Falana with the equipment from Aruna Quadri

*Six athletes involved show gratitude By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos To support junior players to fulfill their dreams, African champion – Aruna Quadri, has supported local-based players with table tennis equipment. The lucky six players are made up of five male and one female including national junior champion, Azeez Solanke. According …

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I’m indebted to Lagos fans – Omar Assar

Omar Assar thanks Lagos fans

*Won title three times, Lagos fans are my magic *Dina Meshref wins women’s single title for Egypt By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos For the support he has always enjoyed whenever he is playing in Lagos, Egypt’s Omar Assar believes the fans played a crucial role in his triumph at the ITTF …

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ITTF Nigeria Open: Bode Abiodun upsets Aruna Quadri

Bode Abiodun...the nemesis of Aruna Quadri

*Sheds tears in victory Like a prophet, Africa’s numero uno and number one ranked player in the ITTF Nigeria Open had wished this is the time of a Nigerian even if not him. Home-boy, Bode Abiodun, Saturday evening caused an upset defeating fans’ favourite, Aruna Quadri sending the indoor hall …

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2017 ITTF Challenge: It’s Nigeria’s time to win – Quadri

Aruna Quadri of Nigeria

Nigerian table tennis star, Aruna Quadri, has predicted that the Nigerian contingent to the 2017 ITTF Challenge in Lagos will win the tournament which has players from 22 countries participating. Speaking after the draw Wednesday, Quadri who is seeded number 1 in the tournament said he recognised the fact that …

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Quadri, others begin quest for honours at Ultimate Championships in India

Aruna Quadri of Nigeria

*48  players to play in the league By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos African champion, Aruna Quadri, with 47 top players will Thursday 13th July at the Nehru Stadium in Chennai begin quest for honours in the lucrative CEAT Ultimate Table Tennis League in India. Quadri will be leading Oilmax-Stag Yoddhas against …

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BOOST: Uthman, Fardat Abdulsalam enter history book in Offa

*We want to rule the world of table tennis By Suleiman Ajeigbe, Offa Uthman Abdulsalam along with his sister, Fardat Abdulsalam, both students of Offa Grammar School made history with the Ruth Ogbeifo-Balofin Community Sports Development project in Offa, Kwara state. There was a planned wait to see which male …

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ITF/CAT championships: Oyinlomo, Marylove in all-Nigeria final showdown

*Osewa, Ayoola, Abamu also qualify for AJC in South Africa *Hungarian Open: Onaolapo, others get opponents Oyinlomo Quadri and Marylove Edward set up an all-Nigeria final meeting in the girls’ 14 and under at the ITF/CAT West and Central African Championships in Lome, Togo. The clash of the two youngsters …

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ITTF World Tour: Quadri, Assar lead Africa’s flag in doubles

Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri has decided to partner his continental rival – Egypt’s Omar Assar in the men’s doubles event in their bid to make it to the World Tour grand finals later in the year. The Africa’s best two players will begin their quest by joining might in the men’s …

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