February 2016

In 2015, 15 year-old Lekeasha Johnson was lucky to make the African team to the World Cadet Challenge after finishing well at the ITF African Junior Championship in Mauritius and since then her passion for table tennis has continued to

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Winner on the 2015 ITTF Junior Circuit in Mauritius when he accounted for colleague Aly Ghallab at the final hurdle, Youssef Abdel-Aziz has been named the ITTF Dream Building Ambassador for 2016. Now 16 years old, Youssef Abdel-Aziz was a

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Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri and Egypt’s Dina Meshref will represent Africa at the 2016 ITTF World Cups after the duo emerged champions at the ITTF Africa Top 16 Cup in Khartoum, Sudan.   To become the new continent champion, Aruna Quadri

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Africa’s most decorated table tennis player, Nigeria’s Segun Toriola has become the first athlete in the continent to qualify for his seventh appearance at the Olympic Games. The former African champion secured his place at the ITTF Africa Olympics Qualification

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  The trio of Molasem Edries, Kauther Osman and Habab Hussin were still in cloud nine with the hosting of the ITTF Africa Top 16 Cup and Olympics Qualification Tournament by Sudan. They were not only excited over the presence

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Even when it was clear that the Mauritius Table Tennis Association (MTTA) cannot afford to offset her bill to come to the 2016 ITTF Africa Olympics Qualification Tournament in Khartoum, Sudan, 24 year-old Widaad Gukhool sourced for sponsor and she

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Virtually all the continental titles in 2015 were cuddled by Omar Assar and all these feats rubbed off positively on his world ranking. Just like it all started for Omar Assar at home in Cairo on January 2015, the African

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 As long as Aruna Quadri wants to remember 2015 as a year he was named the ITTF Star Player, he will also want to forget it in a hurry as Egypt’s Omar Assar claimed three titles at his expense. From

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For more than nine months in 2015, Saheed Idowu spent most of his days in Hubei, China where they (Congo Brazzaville) were honing their skills ahead of the 2015 African Games. When the games ended in Brazzaville last September, their

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