By Adeboye Amosu
The International Table Tennis Federation has confirmed $46,000 as prize money for the 2016 Lagos World Tour, Completesportsnigeria.com can report.
The Lagos Open is one of the challenge series tournaments in the ITTF calendar.
The competition will hold at the Molade Okoya Thomas Hall of the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos from May 18 to May 22.
Top table tennis players from across the world are expected to take part in the five-day competition.
Egypt's Omar Assar is the defending champion of the competition.
He is expected to renew his rivalry with Nigeria's table tennis star, Aruna Quadri, in the competition