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‘Youth Table Tennis tourney will be a fantastic sports event in Sierra Leone’

August 31, 2017 By Sahr Morris Jnr

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Gou Xin…eyes a great tournament

 Gou Xin, Head of Political Section at the Chinese Embassy in Sierra Leone, yesterday said the upcoming Sierra Leone Youth Table Tennis Tournament could be a fantastic sports event to be hosted in the country.

The Chinese Embassy is co-hosting the Sierra Leone Youth Table Tennis Tournament with the Sierra Leone Table Tennis Association and the tournament has already been billed to get-off from Friday September 1 to Sunday September 3, 2017.

With all preparations in full gear, Xin who can’t wait to see young talents in action believes the competition would be a great event to be hosted in Sierra Leone, 2017.

“I believe this would be a fantastic sports event in Sierra Leone in 2017,” he said, adding that the opening ceremony will commence at 10:30 A.M on Friday September 1, 2017.

Meanwhile, the three days tournament has already been divided into two categories for male and female lads, aging from 10-13 years and 14-16 years.  A total of 32 young lads will compete in this year’s event.