Thursday, September 28, 2023

Aruna, Omotayo’s Campaign Successful At Ongoing Commonwealth Games



Quadri Aruna, Amadi Omeh and Olajide Omotayo made it two wins out of two, after overcoming their Ghanaian counterparts 3-0 in the Men’s Team – Group 2 table tennis event at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

The Nigerians went into the game on the after their win against South Africa on Friday.

In the doubles, Omeh and Aruna beat Emmanuel Commey and Derek Abrefa

(11 -7, 11 -3,11 -9).

The singles saw Aruna defeat Emmanue Asante (11-3, 11-3, 11-6) as Omotayo edged out Abrefa 3-0 (11 -8, 11 -7, 11-8), but the Nigerian women’s team lost their second game going down 3-0 to Singapore.