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Nigeria Open: Nigeria is Africa’s table tennis hub- Derek  Abrefa

Derek  Abrefa, Ghanaian table tennis player

*Lagos gives Africans ranking opportunities By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos  Staging of the annual ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open ‘Lagos 2017’ coupled with the rating of its players among the best in the world, Nigeria is fast becoming the hub of table tennis in Africa, says Ghana’s Derek Abrefa. Abrefa, who was …

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ITTF Nigeria Open: LOC organises refresher training for umpires

Umpires in table tennis are the Lords inviolate...need more training

*Enitan Oshodi to deliver keynote address By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos As part of efforts to update the knowledge of umpires that will handle proceedings at the ITTF Nigeria Open ‘Lagos 2017’, the Local Organising Committee (LOC) in collaboration with Nigeria Table Tennis Umpires and Referees Association is organising one-day refresher …

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Chinese/NUJ table tennis tourney: Information chapel upsets NTA

Henry Onasanya collecting his trophy after the final of the NUJ/Chinese Embassy table tennis

*Embassy donates two table tennis boards to NUJ Onasanya Henry of the Information chapel of the FCT NUJ at the weekend took on the much expected Adebola Sunday of Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) and created an upset to win the maiden edition of the Chinese Cultural Centre sponsored one-day table …

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Kogi boys win North Central table tennis championship in Ilorin

Abayomi Animasahun, table tennis

*As Owolabi eyes NTTF Board Abdulrasheed Baide and Idrisu Zakari of Kogi State have emerged the doubles boys champion of the first Olashola Owolabi North Central Table Tennis championship held in Ilorin. The Kogi boys came from 0-2 down to beat Rafael Seun and Awwal Jawondo of Kwara State 3-2 …

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Consistent support is what table tennis players need – Olufunke Oshonaike

*I will drag in Segun Toriola *Thanks Oshodi, Frot, Gbenga Omotosho By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Globally, Olufunke Oshonaike holds the record as the only female table tennis player to feature in seven Olympic Games having made her debut at the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games in United States. At continental level, …

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