Over 200 table tennis players from across the country are expected to converge on the DG Hathramani Sports Hall at Accra Sports Stadium on Saturday August 27 for the 2022 Homowo Table Tennis Championship.
The one-day competition, an annual tournament, is held to celebrate the Homowo Festival with the chiefs and people of the traditional Ga region and its neighboring towns, including Osu, La, Nungua, Teshie, Tema New Town, among others.
The competition will be organized by the management of the Greater Accra Table Tennis Association with the sponsorship of TT Brothers Limited.
The championship will be contested in two categories, U-18 and main division by male and female table tennis players.
Speaking to a section of the media ahead of Saturday’s event, Greater Accra Table Tennis Chairman Solomon Akonnor mentioned that preparations were underway to ensure the success of the competition.
According to Mr Akonnor, following the success of their last competition and the ongoing Greater Accra Table Tennis League, there is a lot expected of players keen to compete on competition day.
He added that the tournament will also offer players the chance to compete for the attractive in-game prizes as well as bragging rights.
TT Brothers Limited HR and Commercial Director Princess Otchere said her team decided to support the Homowo Table Tennis Championship as part of their social responsibility and contribution to the development of the sport in the world. country.
She said TT Brothers Limited is well known for its association with sport in Ghana, particularly with the disciplines of football, boxing and weightlifting, adding that their investment in table tennis competition will help improve and to develop the talents of the country.
Homowo Table Tennis Championship matches will be watched by veteran players and active national team players and will start at 8 am on the day of the event.
Prizes such as trophies, medals and sponsor products will be awarded to the various winners.