Commonwealth Games Update: Aruna Quadri Misses Out On Gold Medal After Final Loss

Nigerian Table Tennis sensation Aruna Quadri will have to settle for silver medal after he missed the opportunity to win a 10th Gold medal for Team Nigeria at the ongoing Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in Australia.

Aruna Quadri, ranked 26th on the world stage, lost his singles final match to world number 47 Ning Gao of Singapore earlier on Sunday.

Gao defeated Aruna Quadri 4-2 to win Gold for his Asian country thereby leaving his opponent with the silver medal.

The silver medal took Team Nigeria’s overall medal count to 24 (9 Gold, 9 Silver and 6 Bronze medals) with the team presently occupying the 9th spot on the table.