Emergent ping-pong sensations, Azeez Solanke and Anjuwon Anuoluwapo have been ranked as the best table tennis players in Lagos State.
In a trials conducted at the Lagos State Sports Commission, Mobolaji Johnson, Indoor sports hall, Rowe- Park, Yaba, emerged number one rated male ping-pongers after topping the chart of sixty- male table tennis players while Adeyinka Ahmed, is second, followed by Akanbi Rilwan, Ajulo Olakunle, Olawale Olaniyi and Bello Mustapha.
Anjuwon Anuoluwapo, tops the female chart which comprises of 40 ping-pongers following her scintillating performance in the One- day trials which ended on Wednesday.
Funke Hassan, is ranked second followed by Bose Odusanya, Aregbesola Nimota, Ayinla Alimot and Sunmonu Sidikat
Secretary, Lagos State Table Tennis Association, Ayobami Morakinyo, said the exercise was in line with its objective of ensuring that the State’s table tennis players were in shape, stressing that the trials was played on a round robin format as the the first second and joint third positions were given prize money .
Among the clubs that featured in the exercise are, Union Bank,Union Maritime,
Nigerian Police, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corp and Free Style Table Tennis Clubs.