Victorious D’Tigress to Arrive Nigeria Today

The victorious D’Tigress will be arriving Nigeria through the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos by 9:45pm on Monday night. The  women national basketball team, D’Tigress on Sunday defeated hosts Senegal in the final of the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket to win their fourth continental title. The  victory for D’tigress meant that …

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D’Tigress Power Into AfroBasket Final

The senior national women’s basketball team, D’Tigress are through to the final of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) AfroBasket after beating Mali 79-58 yesterday,  in Dakar, Senegal. The defending champions attack was led by Evelyn Akhator who again was the key figure for the Nigeria, scoring 12 points and picking up 13 …

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D’Tigress Reach Afrobasket Semis

The senior national women’s basketball team, D’Tigress yesterday thrashed DR Congo 79-46 in the quarter finals of the 2019 Afrobasket Women’s Championship in Dakar, Senegal. D’Tigress, who are the defending champions of the competition have now qualified for the semi-finals. The team was all-conquering in the game played at the …

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AfroBasket 2019: FIBA clears Nigerian players

AfroBasket defending champions, Nigeria have reason to smile as the regulatory body in charge of players’ eligibility has cleared all the players on her rooster. The Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF was ecstatic Saturday night with the news of the clearances that came from the FIBA office in Switzerland. Meanwhile, D’Tigress …

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D’Tigress Still Work In Progress- Otis

Head Coach, Otis Hughley says the team is still a work in progress despite being tipped as one of the favorites ahead of the 2019 FIBA Women Afrobasket championship, D’Tigress Otis said that the new faces in the team need time to blend technically and tactically with the core members …

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Otis confident of FIBA Afrobasket title defense

D’Tigress Head Coach, Otis Hughley is confident that his team has chances of successfully defending their FIBA AFROBASKET title when the competition gets underway on August 9, 2019. Following the team’s draw against Tunisia and Cameroon at the official draw ceremony held in Dakar, Senegal, Otis said the team can …

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