International Table Tennis Federation, ITTF, has confirmed Nigeria and other twenty- six nations for this year’s World Junior Championships holding in Cape Town, South Africa.
According to ITTF, Nigeria, Egypt, Tunisia and Algeria and South Africa will represent Africa at the eight-day championships which would stroke- off on Wednesday, thirtieth of this month.
Nigeria’s qualification was made possible following its performance at the last African Junior Championships held in Algiers, where the team finished second behind Egypt in the team events of the competition.
Nigeria will compete in the team, doubles and singles events for laurels.
Meanwhile, the Tournament Director of the championship, Joe Carrim,said necessary merceneries had been put in place to make the competition exciting for teams.