Top Prize for ITTF North America Hopes Challenge winner Nikhil Kumar

Nikhil Kumar of the United States emerged the winner of the Boys’ Singles title at the Challenge Tournament on Sunday 5th July in the Chinese city of Shanghai, the event bringing to an end the ITTF Hopes Week.

At the final hurdle he accounted for Nigeria’s Abayomi Animasahun (11-8, 11-6, 11-6), after having overcome Iran’s Radin Khayyam at the quarter-final stage 11-6, 10-12, 11-5, 12-10) and Singapore’s Yan Kai Andy Wong in the penultimate round (10-12, 11-9, 5-11, 11-6, 11-8).

 

Read more on the ITTF website: http://ittf.com/_front_page/ittf_full_story1.asp?ID=40466&Competition_ID=2577