Oshonaike targets African record


Nigeria’s table tennis queen Funke Oshonaike has had her eyes fixed on the 2019 African Games gold medal as she reiterated her plan to quit the game after the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.
She said that it was important for her to do well at the African Games so as to have the chance of picking the ticket for the Olympic Games a year later.
“I am looking forward to the 2019 African Games with the sole aim of qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Japan. If I qualify, I will be on top of the world because that will be the last time I will play table tennis and after the Olympic Games I will throw in the towel,” she said.
The former African champion was beaten in the round of 16 of the women’s singles at the 2018 ITTF African Championships in Mauritius has insisted that…

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