Nigeria’s duo of Aruna Quadri and Bode Abiodun gained the Portuguese Cup for a fifth time in a row on Sunday with Sporting who beat GDCS Juncal 3-Zero to retain the their crown,Completesports.com studies.
Playing the first game against Russian Andrei Bukin, Aruna wasted no time to dismiss the Russian with a 3-0 (11-5, 11-2, 11-6) trouncing, in line with a report monitored on the Portuguese Table Tennis Federation web site.
Diogo Carvalho additionally defeated Romanian Mihai Sargu 3-2 (11-4, 8-11, 11-2, 11-13, 11-7).
The partnership of Bode Abiodun and Diogo Carvalho accomplished the rout for Sporting once they overcame the duo of David Bessa and Andrei Bukin 3-0 (11-2, 11-4, 11-9) to raise the trophy for the fifth time in a row.
To berth within the males’s final, Sporting had defeated ADC Ponta do Pargo within the semi-finals (3-1), the CD São Roque within the quarterfinals (3-0) and CTM Lagos within the round of 16 (3-0).
Sporting have now gained 26 Portuguese titles.