The Kwara State Sports Council has sponsored Aiyelabegan Sukurat to the World Table Tennis Training Camp in Tunis, Tunisia.
Aiyelabegan Sukurat is world’s number eleventh (11) ranking with 938 points.
Dr. Steve Olarinoye, Director-General, Kwara State Sports Commission in a statement on Tuesday said “Aiyelabegan Sukurat was invited along twelve (12) other countries to compete in this year Youth training camp in Tunis, Tunisia between 7th – 19th September, 2021.
“The selection of Aiyelabegan Sukurat by the International Table Tennis Federation to represent the country was based on her competitiveness, high exposition, and inherent identified in the player.”
Dr. Olarinoye added that “the Chairman, Kwara State Sports Commission, Mallam Bolakale Adisa Magaji appreciated the Kwara State Government led by His Excellency Mallam AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq for sponsoring the athlete for World representation and his contribution to sports development in the state.”