Nigeria’s Edem Offiong has qualified for the women’s singles final, at this year’s ITTF-Africa Top 16 Cup in Tunisia, Completesports.com reports.
In Tuesday’s semi-final, Offiong defeated Helmy Yousra of Egypt four sets to two, to book her place in the final.
After going two sets down, 6-11,14-16, Offiong rallied back to take the next four sets 11-8,11-7,11-7,11-6.
She will now face another Egyptian Dina Meshref in the final.
In the men’s singles semi-final, Nigerian number one Aruna Quadri will face rival Omar Assar of Egypt later on Tuesday.
Assar will hope to stretch his dominance over Quadri as he holds a 9-6 head-to-head lead.
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