THROWBACK- ABUJA 2018: Round of 16 Women’s Singles Pairings

THROWBACK- ABUJA 2018: Round of 16 Women’s Singles Pairings


The round of 16 pairings of the women’s singles will commence tomorrow at the Indoor Sport Hall of Package B.


Six-time Olympian Funke Oshonaike representing Akwa-Ibom would face River State’s Fatimo Bello for a place in the quarter-finals, Funke defeated Nwachukwu Onyinyechi of Imo State 4-0 (11- 4, 11-3, 11-9, 11-3) in the previous round.


Other pairing would have Lagos state hopeful and 2018 Asoju Oba Champion, Abosede, Odunsanya face Esther Oribamise of Ekiti state


Delta state representative Rashidat Ogundele will slug it with Nwabueze Ekwutosi of Anambra, the former sent Oyeniyi Kehinde of Lagos out in the round of 32.


Another Lagos state hopeful, Nimota Aregbesola, would challenge Hussain Alimot of Oyo. state.


Sensational Ajala Funmilayo of Oyo state will face Ajayi Bukola of Ekiti.


Cross River state and the National champion, Cecilia Akpan Otu would contend with Hussain Olufunke of Bayelsa state.


Others fighting for a place in the round of sixteen includes Kazeem fatimo of Oyo and Friday Akpan Janet of Cross River state while Onoja Agnes of Ondo will challenge Ojom Ajoke of FCT.


Mudashiru Shittu

A Sport writer , reporter and a broadcaster with huge knowledge of Sporting Events in Africa and beyond .

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