2016 Rio Olympic Games – Mariana Sahakyan Loses Against Nigeria in a Very Close Game!

06 Aug. 2016 – In her first game at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, the Lebanese table tennis star Mariana Sahakyan lost  4-3 against Nigeria represented by Oshonalke.

The game was very close between both players, as a 7th set was required to separate them! Indeed, after taking the first one, Mariana lost 3 in a row to trail 1-3, but then got back up and levelled things up at 3-3. Final set though went for Nigeria…

What a great fighting spirit shown by Mariana who refused to give up and almost clinched the victory! Good luck in your upcoming games champion!