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ITTF Nigeria Open: Cecilia Akpan ready to halt foreigners’ dominance

Cecilia Otu Akpan,

By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos When the ITTF Nigeria Open was first tested in 2013 as Lagos Classics, Cecilia Akpan, claimed the women’s singles title but since then she can only boast of silver medal in the women’s doubles event in 2015. With two days to the commencement of this year’s …

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2017 ITTF Nigeria Open: Lagos is my fortress – Omar Assar

Omar Assar, Table tennis

*To reclaim my title from the caretaker By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos As the most successful player in the history of the championship and since the inception of the ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open in 2013, Egypt’s Omar Assar has been unbeaten apart from his absence in 2016, which paved way for Finland’s Benedek Olah to claim …

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