African Games

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Wheelchair tennis confirmed to be part of 2020 Para-African Games in Morocco

In August this year, the President of Wheelchair Tennis in Africa, Engr. Sani Ndanusa revealed that talks were ongoing to include wheelchair tennis as a sport in next year’s Para-African Games, and then noted that things were looking positive. Well, talks have now been concluded and an agreement has been reached between the host nation, […]
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Pictures from medals presentation at African Games in Rabat

Nigeria had a memorable outing at the African Games in Rabat, Morocco, with the tennis team securing two Bronze medals. 16-year-old Oyinlomo Quadre posted a stunning run to the women’s singles semifinals, and so, clinched Bronze in that category. Nigeria would qualify for the women’s team event and having lost in the semifinals to Morocco, […]
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African Games: Nigeria beats Kenya to claim Bronze in women’s team event

Nigeria made light work of Kenya over two singles rubbers to clinch Bronze in the women’s team event at the African Games in Rabat on Friday. Adesuwa Osabuohien and Oyinlomo Quadre led the charge and did not disappoint, with Osabuohein producing a solid display to beat Judith Muraa 6-4, 6-4 in an hour and 44 […]
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African Games: Nigeria lose to Morocco in women’s team event, to play Kenya for Bronze

Nigeria lost to host nation, Morocco in the semifinals of the African Games women’s team event in Rabat on Friday. Morocco claimed victory in the two singles’ rubbers, with Rita Atik defeating Adesuwa Osabuohein 6-1, 6-0 and Salma Ziouti edging Oyinlomo Quadre 7-6(6), 6-1. Nigeria will now take on Kenya in a third-place match on […]
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African Games: Nigeria take on Morocco in women’s team event semifinal

Nigeria, alongside Morocco, Egypt and Kenya will battle it out in the women’s team competition at the African Games in Rabat. The four teams were selected via point calculation. Based on Nigeria’s performances so far, we qualified for the women’s team event after Egypt and Morocco. Nigeria will take on host nation, Morocco, while Egypt […]
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African Games: Quadre and Osabuohein narrowly miss out on doubles final spot

The Nigerian pair of Oyinlomo Quadre and Adesuwa Osabuohein came agonizingly close to booking their place in the women’s doubles final at the African Games in Rabat today, but fell just short to the Egyptian duo of Lamis Alhussein and Sandra Samir. Quadre and Adesuwa had lost the first set via a tiebreaker, but responded […]
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African Games: Quadre & Osabuohein target doubles final

In the women’s doubles event, where Nigeria is still in contention, the duo of Oyinlomo Quadre and Adesuwa Osabuohein will look to keep up their effective partnership, as they go all out for a place in the doubles final. Elsewhere, Oyinlomo Quadre, as a result of reaching the quarter-finals of the women’s singles event, will […]
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African Games: Flawless Quadre and Osabuohein thrash Kenyan pair to reach doubles semis

The duo of Oyinlomo Quadre and Adesuwa Osabuohein produced a flawless performance to thrash the Kenyan pair of Faith Omurunga and Alicia Owegi and reach the semifinals of the women’s doubles at the African Games in Rabat today. Quadre and Osabuohein team up excellently and got everything right on the day, as they blew away […]