African Senior Squash Championships now to hold in October




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ABUJA – Adamu Erena, the of Squash (NSF), on Wednesday in Abuja said the African Senior Squash Championships would in Abuja Oct. 6 Oct. 11.

Erena disclosed this the News Agency of (NAN) at the Nigerian team’s at the Package B of the Abuja National Stadium.

The team is currently in , preparing for the Junior World Squash Championships scheduled take place Aug. 6 Aug. 21 in Windhoek, Namibia.

Erena said the Championships was earlier scheduled for the first week of July, but was later postponed due to what the organisers described as “circumstances beyond the ’s control’’.[eap_ad_1]

“We agreed then to postpone it due to the state of insecurity in the nation at that point in time.

“Already, participating member-nations have also expressed their concern about the .

“So, we unanimously agreed to reschedule it for the first week of October.

“We be expecting no fewer than 15 African countries to take part in the ,’’ he said.

The NSF said the championships, which was meant for athletes in the senior category, would involve male and female in both the singles and doubles categories.(NAN)[eap_ad_4]