Tag: Tennis

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Irresistible Djokovic schools Zverev to reach Shanghai final

Novak Djokovic lined up a potential title showdown with Roger Federer after dismantling a shell-shocked Alexander Zverev 6-2, 6-1 on Saturday to surge into the Shanghai Masters final. The 20-time Grand Slam winner and reigning champion Federer plays 13th seed Borna Coric of Croatia in Saturday’s other semi-final. Serbia’s Djokovic, […]

Wozniacki wins 30th title with China Open victory
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Wozniacki wins 30th title with China Open victory

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark holds the trophy after winning the women's final match against Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing on October 7, 2018. NICOLAS ASFOURI / AFP Caroline Wozniacki said she was fulfilling her childhood dreams after she won a 30th WTA singles […]

Plan on to resuscitate women table tennis, Tikon reveals
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Plan on to resuscitate women table tennis, Tikon reveals

President of the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF), Ishaku Tikon President of the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF), Ishaku Tikon has commended Aruna Quadri for winning the men’s singles at the just concluded African Table Tennis Championship in Mauritius, saying it showed how determined the champion is to become one […]

Four teams debut as 2018 NCC Tennis League gets date
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Four teams debut as 2018 NCC Tennis League gets date

Sarah Adegoke of Team Offikwu is among the players expected to rule the 2018 NCC Tennis League. Four new entrants, Team SBL, Team Luik Vipers, Team Leadway Assurance and Team Orofina will join the eight existing teams in the search for laurels when this year’s Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Tennis […]