Aruna Quadri Emerges Winner of 2018 ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open
Aruna Quadri has emerged winner of the 2018 ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open.
Quadri beat Frenchman Antoine Henchard 4-2 in the final of the men’s single in front of a capacity crowd at the stadium.
The World No. 18 becomes the first Nigeria to win at the championship and will definitely improve when the next ranking is released.
In one of the most entertaining tournaments, Quadri came from behind to win.
Quadri received a star prize of $5,000 and a side bonus of N1M from Lagos State Governor; Akinwunmi Ambode as the best Nigerian player in the competition.
Meanwhile, China’s Guo Yan has beaten her compatriot, Sun Chen 4-3 to win the women’s singles title at this year’s Nigeria open.