Table Tennis: Nigeria Beats Argentina In World Championship
Though Argentina often enjoy the bragging rights against Nigeria in football tournaments, they cannot replicate same in table tennis.
Team Nigeria are on track in their quest for promotion to the Championship Division at the 2018 ITTF World Team Championships holding in Halmstad, Sweden.
Having won their first group match against Turkey convincingly, Nigeria was made to work harder on Monday April 30 against Argentina.
With Segun Toriola narrowly losing the first game to Horacio Cifuentes, it was Aruna Quadri and Olajide Omotayo that salvage the needed the victory for Nigeria.
The duo overcame Cifuentes, ALTO Gaston and GALVANO Nicolas to give Nigeria a 3-1 win over the South Americans.
Nigeria is topping the Group with Slovakia and they will face the Slovak team on Tuesday May 1 at the Halmstad Arena.