NBBF sure D’Tigers will excel as Nigeria battles Uganda tomorrow
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) is optimistic that the men’s national basketball team, D’Tigers, which is preparing for tomorrow’s opening game against Uganda in the 2019 World Cup qualifying series in Mali, will do the nation proud. The NBBF disclosed the the home-based players that left for Mali last week and their overseas-based counterparts, have intensified their…
Diogu, Mbamalu top NBBF’s 18-man list for 2019 World Cup qualifiers
D’Tigers’ Captain, Ike Diogu, who plays for China’s Schun Blue Whales and Bryant Mbamalu of CD Vildivia, Chile are among the top 18 players in Nigeria’s provisional...
Kuta urges total support for D’Tigers
Adamu Kuta, Head Coach of Niger Potters basketball club of Minna, has urged the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) to avail the D’Tigers of all required support for the desired success.
NBBF sure recent achievements will save it from FIBA sanction
Newly elected president of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), Musa Kida has declared that the recent achievements of D’Tigress, D’Tigers and the junior basketball teams...
Nigeria beat Senegal 76-71, meet Tunisia in Afrobasket finals
Nigeria’s Senior men Basketball team, D’Tigers, have again proven their commitment to defend the continental title in basketball by beating Senegal 76-71 points in a semi-final FIBA Afrobasket encounter on Friday.
D’Tigers bash Cameroon 106 to 91, hit semifinals
Nigeria’s D’Tigers yesterday defeated Cameroon by 106 points to 91 to qualify for the semifinals of the on-going 2017 Afrobasket Championships being co-hosted by Tunisia and Senegal.
NBBF allays fears over D’Tigers’ bid for glory at FIBA Afrobasket Championship
The Nigeria Basketball Federation has urged Nigerians not to push the panic button as the men’s senior national basketball team, the D’Tigers prepare for their quarterfinal clash against Cameroon at the ongoing 2017 Afrobasket Men championship.
D’Tigers escape Cote d’Ivoire scare, fans applaud first win
Femi Adefeso, a sports analyst said that the match gave D’Tigers a bit of what to expect in the championship.
D’Tigers battle Africa live on StarTimes
Satellite broadcasting outfit, StarTimes has revealed that Nigerians have the chance to watch the national men’s basketball team, D’Tigers, as they battle to defend their FIBA Afrobasket Championship title in in Tunisia.