Abimbola Odejoke

Abimbola Odejoke (born 14 November 1980) is a Nigerian badminton player.[1][2] He won the silver medals in the men's doubles and mixed team event, also the bronze medal in mixed doubles event at the 2003 All-Africa Games.[3] Odejoke then claimed the gold medal with the National team at the 2007 All-Africa Games.[4]

Abimbola Odejoke
Personal information
Country Nigeria
Born (1980-11-14) 14 November 1980 (age 40)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

All-Africa GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2003 Indoor Sports Halls National Stadium,
Abuja, Nigeria
  Dotun Akinsanya   Greg Okunghae
  Ibrahim Adamu
–, –   Silver

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2003 Indoor Sports Halls National Stadium,
Abuja, Nigeria
  Susan Ideh  
 
–, –   Bronze

African ChampionshipsEdit

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2002 Casablanca, Morocco   Dotun Akinsanya Walkover   Gold
2000 Multi-Purpose Sports Hall, Bauchi, Nigeria   Denis Constantin 17–15, 13–15, 5–15   Bronze


Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 National Badminton Centre,
Rose Hill, Mauritius
  Dotun Akinsanya   Chris Dednam
  Johan Kleingeld
2–15, 6–15   Silver
2002 Casablanca, Morocco   Dotun Akinsanya   Chris Dednam
  Johan Kleingeld
5–7, 6–8, Retired   Bronze
2000 Multi-Purpose Sports Hall,
Bauchi, Nigeria
  Dotun Akinsanya   Denis Constantin
  Édouard Clarisse
2–15, 8–15   Silver

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2002 Casablanca, Morocco   Prisca Azuine   Chris Dednam
  Antoinette Uys
1–7, 7–8, 0–7   Bronze
2000 Multi-Purpose Sports Hall,
Bauchi, Nigeria
  Bridget Ibenero   Denis Constantin
  Selvon Marudamuthu
5–15, 17–16, 15–12   Gold

IBF InternationalEdit

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2002 Mauritius International   Conrad Hückstädt 13–15, 3–15   Runner-up

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Abimbola Odejoke". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 2 December 2016.
  2. ^ "Abimbola Odejoke Full Profile". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 2 December 2016.
  3. ^ "Les Jeux Africains - "All Africa Games"". www.africa-badminton.com. Badminton Confederation of Africa. Archived from the original on 21 December 2016. Retrieved 2 December 2016.
  4. ^ "All Africa Games 2007 Alger (Algérie)". www.africa-badminton.com (in French). Archived from the original on 5 November 2013. Retrieved 4 September 2019.

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