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Badminton: Adesokan, Krobapor rise in global ranking

Clement Krobakpo, Dorcas Adesokan rise in world ranking...top rated Nigerian badminton player

*Egyptians still lead African male ranking Dorcas Adesokan of Ogun state and Clement Krobapor of the NSCDC  moved up in the latest world rankings released by the Badminton world federation. In the women’s category two Nigerians made the top 10 in Africa with Dorcas Adesokan retaining her crown as the queen …

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Badminton federation confirms Adesokan’s Europe tour

*As part of preparations for Tokyo 2020 President of Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) Barrister Francis Orbih on Tuesday confirmed that Dorcas Adesokan, Africa’s number one badminton player, would be going on training tour of Europe. Orbih said that Adesokan would embark on the tour at a yet-to-be announced date, …

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Krobakpor, Adesokan rule Katsina Badminton championship

Clement Krobakpor receiving his winner's prize in Katsina

*Malik Anas: This championship has come to stay Duo of Krobakpor Clement and Dorcas Adesokan were dominant defeating their opponents in the finals of  the 1st Katsina Golden Star Badminton Championship on Saturday to emerge winners in the Singles and mixed doubles event of the competition. In the Men’s singles final, …

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Golden star Badminton: Krobapor crush Eneojo

Ola Fagbemi, badminton

*Obiageli Solaja praises new efforts to lift game *Dorcas Adesokan defeats Ruth Ebere to saunter into semis Proceedings at the ongoing 1st Katsina Golden star Badminton Championship is getting to where the boys are now being separated from the men at the Quarter final stage of the championship. Favourite Clement Krobapor …

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We would make up for our loss at the group stage – Gideon Babalola

Gideon Babalola with a team mate celebrating their gold medal...looking up to another medal in South Africa

*Fatigue, money and exposure were causes of loss to Egypt By Olaoluwa Aro Nigeria badminton players, through their captain, Gideon Babalola, despite an initial loss at the opening game have submitted that there are hopes for them at next phase of the ongoing Africa badminton championship taking place in South …

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