Winners have emerged at the 2021 Nana Table Tennis Closed Championship, the Nana Foundation in conjunction with Ogun State Sports Council Table Tennis Players, held an indoor Table Tennis Championships Finals, on Wednesday, at the Badminton Hall of Alake Sports Center, Ijeja Abeokuta, Ogun State.
The two days event, which started on Tuesday, where the Senior, Junior and Cadet Players displayed their talent.
Adeyemi Olamide, Friday Destiny, won gold and silver respectively in the Junior Boys singles while Babatunde modupe and Popoola Mariam emerged the winner and first runner up in the girls singles category
In the cadet category, kareem Karimot, Babatunde Busola are the winner and first runner up in the girls category while Bamgboye joseph and Bisiriyu Roqeeb won gold and silver respectively in the boys category.
In the Men’s singles kole Aluko won the gold and Qudus Oladejo wo silver with Ajibike Moji and Oyetayo Funmi won gold and silver respectively in women’s singles
Dignitories present at the finale includes; the Ogun state commissioner for Youth and Sports, Dr. Kehinde Oludare, Hon. Ayotunde Okunowo and Hon. Wale Shodeinde. Chief Mrs Falilat Ogunkoya (MON), Director of Sports Mrs Folakemi Iyabode Rotimi along with all the management members of Ogun State Sports Council and as well as the invited guests of the Chief Sponsor of the event, Mrs Awawu Yekini.
Representing the Sponsor of the championship, her sister Mrs Yetunde Rufai revealed that championship will be an annual event.
Ex-coaches, Coach Toriola and Coach Emmanuel Kuye who happened to be the coach of the sponsor also graced the occasion and received cash rewards for their momentous service years.
According to the Head of Information, Bola Giwa she disclosed that the initiator of the program Mrs Alaba Amusa with her colleagues expressed their appreciation to all the invited guests.