The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has approved the maiden Africa Top 16 Cup holding in Lagos, as the continental qualifiers for this year’s Men and Women World Cups.
The tournament holds on June 27 to 28 at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of Teslim Balogun Stadium with the top rated African players competing for the sole spot in the men and women qualifiers.
Also, most of the players taking part in the Africa Top 16 Cup will join their counterparts across the globe to be part of the ITTF Lagos World Tour tagged Nigeria Open holding on June 23 to 26 at same venue. The ATTF has sent invitations to the top 16 men and top 16 women on the ATTF’s ranking lists for May 2014.
Source: Daily Independent