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Majority of the African players that featured in the 2019 ITTF World Championships failed to make it beyond the group stages. Players from Algeria, Cote d’Ivoire, Congo DRC, Congo Brazzaville, Mauritius and Madagascar all failed to win any match in

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Aruna Quadri could not find the solution to the ferocious shots of China’s Fan Zhendong in the third round of men’s singles at the 2019 ITTF World Championships holding in Budapest, Hungary. Despite a good start from the African champion,

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The journey to glory for African super stars at the ITTF World Championships begins on Tuesday April 23 as the main draw of the men and women singles serves in Budapest, Hungary. Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri and Egypt’s Omar Assar will

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Ajoke Ojomu started her debut at the 2019 World Championships on a good note after recording a convincing 4-1 win over Luxembourg’s Sarah Meyer in the group opener in Budapest. The 19-year-old was on the winning side in the explosive

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The search for glory by African stars continues as the 55th World Table Tennis Championships serve off on Sunday April 21 at the Hungexpo in Budapest, Hungary. With only three players from Africa making the seeding list in the men

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Outside table tennis, Sarah Hanffou is a legal practitioner who officially opened her law firm in France early this year. But the Camerounian is not deterred by her professional commitment to justice and equity as she will be part of

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At 28, Arnachellum Allan is the captain of the Mauritius nation team to several competitions and after making his last appearance at the World Championship in Paris 2013, he will be returning to big stage for the Indian Ocean Island

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For the first time in 16 years, Ghana will be competing at the ITTF World Championship with a two-man team led by Derek Abrefa. Derek Abrefa, who is Ghana’s number one star, will be joined by Celia Baah-Danso, who will

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In the last two years, 18-year-old Jalim Nandeshwaree has established herself as the number one female player for Mauritius and her dominance has pitched her against some of the best players in Africa. But in April 2019, the teenager will

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