Aruna Quadri Nigerian tennis star welcomes baby girl

The 28-year-old and his wife welcomed their new bundle of joy on Friday, December 2 in Portugal where they are based.

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Aruna Quadri play Aruna Quadri welcomes new baby girl (Facebook)
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Nigerian tennis star Aruna Quadri has welcomed a baby girl with his wife, Rashidat who is also a tennis player.

Quadri and his wife Rashidat got married in 2012 and now have three children together.

Aruna Quadri and Rashidat play Aruna Quadri and tennis player Rashidat have been married since 2012 (Facebook)

 

The 28-year-old and his wife welcomed their new bundle of joy on Friday, December 2 in Portugal where they are based.

The couple now has three children; the first Mariam is three, while the second Junior Aruna Quadri is just a year-old.

Junior Aruna Quadri, Mariam play Aruna Quadri now has three children Junior Aruna Quadri, Mariam and the newly born baby (Facebook)

 

This rounds up a remarkable year for the Oyo State-born tennis star who was impressive in Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Quadri beat fifth-seeded player Chih-Yuan Chuang in the third round and German Boll Timo in the fourth to make it to the quarter-finals where he lost to world number one, Long Ma.

Aruna Quadri play Aruna Quadri impressed in Rio 2016 Olympic Games (Twitter)

 

In the last ITTF ranking, he rose from 40th to 25th released by ITTF on Tuesday, September 6.

With this rise, he becomes the first African tennis player to be in the top 25.

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