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Nigeria loses first table tennis event in Rio Paralympics

Nigeria lost its opening contest in the table tennis event of the ongoing 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio on Friday through Chinedu Nick who was eliminated by a South Korean opponent.

Nick crashed out of the Paralympics in three sets to Kim Jung-Gil in the men’s singles Class 4 Group, losing 5-11, 5-11, 5-11.

Two other Nigerians were billed to be in action later in the evening.

Team Nigeria had earlier in the day won two medals — one gold and one silver — from the power-lifting competition.

– NAN

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