KAZEEM Nosiru < Back  
Sport Table Tennis
CGA Nigeria   
Gender Men
Born 25 Nov 1974 in Lagos, NGR
Height1.74 m
Weight 72 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Other names Ekundayo Kazeem
Residence Spain
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? At age 14 in Nigeria.
Why this sport? "Because I love it."
Club / Team Immo Mortsel: Antwerp, BEL
Name of coach Babatunde Obisanya [national and personal coach]
Coach from which country? Nigeria
Coach from what year? 1984
Handedness Right
International Debut
Year 1992
Competing for Nigeria
General Interest
Nicknames Massa. (Athlete 01/09/00)
Hobbies Music and football. (tt-top12.de 10/08/04)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning the 1996 African Table Tennis Championships. (Athlete 01/09/00)
Most influential person in career His family, "because of their love for the game." (Athlete 01/09/00)
Hero / Idol Jan-Ove Waldner, "because he performed wonders." (Athlete 01/09/00)
Awards and honours He was named the best table tennis player in Nigeria in 1995. (Athlete 01/09/00)
Ambitions To be able to defeat the top 20 players in the world and to start his own business. (Athlete 01/09/00)