Ladies and gentlemen, singles and doubles, boys and girls, On our sportsman exclusive segment we show you different Abuja teen Athletes doing great in their sporting field because everybody might not be an entrepreneur and still make his or her money through sports activities.
On this exclusive interview, we present to you a very rare case a polo player in our very own capital city the polo sport which is really not as popular as soccer, basketball and some other sports is actually a very stress free sport and fun to play. Mr Abubakar Wadada is one of Abuja's finest teen polo player who's very passionate about the sport and his lifestyle is a reflection of the sport in so many ways.
As a sportsman sport helps you stay in shape and teaches you how to organize your time, boost friendships and builds relationships between peers and adults it also improves your wealth in many ways. As for AW, being a student and athlete at times is hard to combine the two sometimes because participating in sports can take your time, but he finds a good way to balance it up and when he is done with high school this year the college he is going to actually is more like a polo school which is a great start for AW to achieve his dreams and goals.
Moreover, who said sportsmen are not rich or cannot be Rich? For it is being recorded that 70% of sportsmen who are good at what they do are rich and famous over the world. Today our sports exclusive features a promising athlete / polo player Mr Abubakar Wadada who is on the rise to become one of Africans richest and best polo player in the world, check out his interview as he tells us about his love for sports and his interest in polo.
What state are you from?
Languages you speak?
English and Hausa
Premier International school
Lekki British School
London, Dubai, Paris, USA.
"Better days are coming"
Can you Cook?
Lool I can
What's your 3 success tips?
Read more to add to your knowledge.
What's your definition of a Successful man?
A man who has achieved all of his goals.
If you had the opportunity to meet with the president for 5minutes what would you tell him?
I would tell him to make Nigeria a better place this year.
What's your dress sense Like?
I don't have a dress sense I just think of what to wear and end up looking on fire.
Do your parents support your polo Ambitions?
Yeah they do 100 percent, my Dad plays polo as well.
What is your future ambition?
To be a Politican and also play polo
Who is your role Model?
Adofilo Cambiaso, he's the best polo player to me.
What is your ideal woman like?
She has to have a good attitude
Money or fame ?
What inspired you to play polo?
The horses, my love for horses
How did you learn to play?
First I started by holding the mallet and started hitting the white ball I was scared at first eventually I stopped being scared and am getting better now.
How did your family feel about you wanting to play polo?
They all felt excited and happy, because my elder brother plays polo too so it like a family sport.
Not many teenagers are into this sports why do u think so?
Because most teenagers aren’t interested in wasting money to buy horses and most of them are scared of horses they all enjoy watching it.
How do you describe your polo Style?
Unique I guess, I like playing polo with group of people I don't know like a tournament and I like training with my dad and his polo mates.
What has being your proudest moments as a polo player?
The day I was given those 2 trophies and also the day I played my first polo tournaments Against another team that's at Kaduna.
What challenges did you face starting Up as a polo player?
Most of the horses were not my type and I could not hold my mallet very well before.
How do you feel poverty can be reduced in Nigeria?
By more job creation, less corruption and they should reduce the wicked citizens in the country.
Advice to people aspirating to be like you?
Keep it up and don't let yourself down, always believe in yourself.
What other projects are you working on aside your polo sports?
Designs I want to start making polo caps
Most valuable item?
My Quran and polo equipments.
Contact (IG, Facebook, snapchat,twitter)
Twitter - @abubakarwadad1
IG - abubakarwadada
Facebook - abubakarwadada
Vote of thanks to abjrichteens ?
Very wonderful interview thanks for having me wish abjrichteens bigger things this year.