The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Oladele won the match 11-8, 3-11, 8-11, 11-6, 10-12,11-9, 11-6.
Both players struggled to outwit each other, with excellent serves on their part.
At the end of the match, the number 12-ranked Oladele told NAN that he was happy to have won the match.
“I am happy that I won the match. When I found out that I was going to play Ajulo, I decided to work hard and improve myself and I am happy I made it.
“Ajulo is a good player and I wish him well in his career,” he said.
In some of the day’s other matches, number one seed Seun Ajetunmobi who is Nigeria’s third-ranked player defeated Sunday Ayodele 4 – 0 (11-8, 11-9, 11-7,12-10).
Boboye Oyeniyan from Ondo State lost to Hameed Adeyinka 7-11, 9-11, 7-11, 8-11.
NAN reports that more than 200 players from 25 states and the FCT are taking part in the championship.(NAN)
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