- India have defeated Nigeria 3 - 0 in the finals of the table tennis competition at the ongoing Commonwealth games
- The Indians won all sets in the game
- Nigeria got the silver medal in the table tennis competition
Nigeria's journey in the table tennis competition in the ongoing Commonwealth games at Goldcoast Australia have come to a commendable end.
India defeated Nigeria 3 - 0 in the final on Monday April 9 to claim gold while Nigeria settled for silver.
Clinching the silver medal is an upgrade for the Nigerian contingent who claimed the bronze medal in the previous Commonwealth games.
In a mistake made by the organisers of the event, Nigeria was written as gold medal winner.
Africa’s number two man Aruna Quadri was on the bench in the encounter as he is still battling with his fitness.
Also Nigeria added to their medals logs as Chukwuebuka Enekwechi won silver in the shot put competition.
NAIJ.com previously reported that Nigeria made it through to the final of the men’s table tennis events at the 2018 Commonwealth games in Australia after beating England 3-2 in the semifinal clash on Sunday, April 8.
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