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Quadri & Assar make progress in latest ITTF world ranking

Quadri & Assar make progress in latest ITTF world ranking

Nigeria's table-tennis star, Aruna Quadri is back in top 20 of the International Table-Tennis Federation (ITTF) world rankings. Quadri gained three steps to occupy the 19th spot while African Games gold medallist, Omar Assar also moved one step forward to 16th in the ITTF ranking. Meanwhile, Quadri started his campaign at the ITTF World Cups in Macao with a convincing 4-0 (11-6), 11 -4, 11-6, 11-6)...

Paris 2024: Nigeria denied Olympic ticket by Egypt in ITTF African Championships

Paris 2024: Nigeria denied Olympic ticket by Egypt in ITTF African Championships

The Nigerian duo of Olajide Omotayo and the legendary Funke Oshonaike have missed out on a chance to clinch a ticket to the 2024 Paris Olympic Games following their 3-1 loss to their Egyptian counterpart on Friday. The duo lost to the Egyptian pair of Omar Assar and Dina Meshref in the mixed doubles final at the International Table Tennis Federation’s (ITTF) Africa Senior Championship held...

Table Tennis: Aruna excited with Russian League debut

Aruna to battle Egypt’s Assar for Africa Cup in Kenya

Africa's no. 1 table-tennis player, Quadri Aruna is set to renew his rivalry with Egypt's Omar Assar when they participate at the 2023 Africa Cup in the Kenyan capital city of Nairobi between the 4th and 6th of May.  Aruna heads into the continental competition with his impressive performances across the World Table-Tennis tour across the globe and he will be seeking to avenge his 4-3...

WTT Singapore: Quadri Aruna sees off French teenager in Round 32

WTT Singapore: Quadri Aruna sees off French teenager in Round 32

Africa's number one table tennis player, Quadri Aruna, overcame French ace Alexis Lebrun 3-2 on Tuesday to progress to the round of 16 of the men's singles at the ongoing World Table Tennis Singapore Smash. The world No. 14, who defeated Germany’s Ruwen Filus with the same scoreline in the first round, fought hard to seal a comeback win after Lebrun won the first game 11-8...