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The Kwara State Teqball team maintained their dominance in the game by sweeping all the major medals up for grab at the maiden edition of the Bet9ja Delta state National Teqball tour ended at the Stephen stadium, Asaba, at the weekend.

The four day event, which started on May 10, had over 10 states in attendance saw the team from the State of Harmony led by their Chairman, Yahaya Yaradua winning medals in all the five events.

Kwara state defeated Taraba 2-0 in the men doubles final to clinch the gold, just as they also edge out Edo state 2-0 in the mixed doubles final. The star studded team also won the gold in the women’s single final following 2-0 win over Edo.

Kwara state also won the gold in the men’s singe, as Nigeria’s number one and world 34 best Teqball player, Victor Oyemade, defeated a fellow Kwara state player and Nigeria number five, Funsho Samsudeen, 2-0 in the final of the event.

Meanwhile, the pair of Gladys Abasi and Success Eke of Edo state, against all odds, defeated Kwara state pair of Rashidat Salau and Faridat Abdulwahab 2-1 to win the women’s doubles.

Kwara state also won Gold and silver in men’s double While Host, Delta State, settled for the Bronze medal in the women’s single third place, and Edo state representative, UYI Amengor Teqball Club snatched the bronze medal in the men’s double with a 2-1 win over Ogun state.




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