Quadri Bows Out Of Swedish Open To World No.2 Zhendongo

Quadri Bows Out Of Swedish Open To World No.2 Zhendongo

By Johnny Edward:  Aruna Quadri’s hopes of winning the ongoing Swedish Open was dashed Saturday afternoon following his loss to World Number 2 Fan Zhendong from China, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.He could only win a set as he lost 4-1 to Zhendong.

The Nigerian top ranked player lost (11-6, 11-8, 12-10, 8-11, 11-8).

Zhendong praised Quadri for his spirited performance despite the defeat.

“In the third game I made some mistakes, he played well, Quadri is very powerful, a tough opponent,” Zhendong told the ITTF official website after the game.

Zhendong will meet Zhou Yu in the semi-final match scheduled for 7:45pm later in the evening.


  • Brother thank you for blazing the national tray.back home we know no support against all odds you are soaring on.

    • dohdohsky 1 year ago

      absolutely… well done Quadri, U did well.
      as for support for tennis in naija, I fold my hands for them

  • You are wonderful, the best Nigeria ever had…you made Nigeria indeed African proud…thank you.

  • Thanks bro. U have been amazing

  • We are proud of you bro..

  • Aruna, God bless u. U gave it your best shot. I’m proud of u