In the table tennis event it was not an easy one for Legendary female table tennis player, Olufunke Oshonaike, as she was beaten by Juan Liu of the United States by 1-4 (7-11, 3-11, 4-11, 13-11, 4-11) in the Preliminary round.
After dropping 3 sets, Oshonaike started what could be a fight-back by clinching the 4th set 13-11, but Juam Liu consolidated on the lead by beating the Nigerian in the 5th set.
Reacting to her defeat against Liu, Olufunke Oshonaike explained that she is not disappointed stressing that she is done with the Olympics games.
“I just lost, I’m supposed to be kind of sad, but I’m happy that we can be here at the Olympics. This is the spirit of the Games, you lose or win but we are all Olympians. “Paris 2024? I’m going to be there, but as a spectator.”