Team Nigeria, Dare meet over Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Sports Minister, Sunday Dare will meet with heads of the various federations tomorrow to deliberate on the country’s participation at the Olympic Games billed for Tokyo in June.
Gallant D’Tigers fall to Argentina, face Korea for second round ticket
Inexperience and ill-luck came to play yesterday when Nigeria’s senior men’s basketball team faced Argentina in their second game of the on-going FIBA World Cup in China.
Nwora dismisses Cameroon’s match-fixing allegation against Nigeria
D’Tigers Head Coach, Alex Nwora has described as a charge borne out of frustration Cameroon’s allegation that Nigeria was induced to willfully lose to Cote d’Ivoire to aid their qualification for the FIBA World Cup. According to the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) media, Cameroon Basketball Federation (FECABASKET) allegedly blamed D’Tigers for their inability to qualify…
FIBA Africa World Cup qualifiers: We are happy with our first victory- Nwora
Alex Nwora, Head Coach, Nigeria’s Senior National Men’s Basketball team, D’Tigers, says winning their first game is the most important thing in the ongoing FIBA World Cup qualifiers holding in Lagos.
Nwora sure D’Tigers will pick Africa’s ticket to Paris
Head coach of the men’s national senior basketball team, Alex Nwora is banking on hard work and better team chemistry to improve the chances of his team qualifying for the FIBA 2019 World Cup.
Coach counts on Ike Diogu’s experience to give Nigeria victory
Coach of D’Tigers, Alex Nwora, has said he will be relying on the quality leadership and experience of team captain, Ike Diogu, for a successful prosecution of the 2019 FIBA Men’s World Cup qualification, as the second phase of the African qualifiers dunk off in Lagos on June 28.