NBBF thanks Buhari, Dare, fans over D’Tigress Tokyo 2020 qualification
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has traced the qualification of the D’Tigress to the immense support of the President Muhammadu Buhari, Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare and millions of Nigerian basketball lovers all over the world.
D’Tigress beat Mozambique 85-51, close to Tokyo 2020
Nigeria’s senior women basketball national team, D’Tigress took a bold step towards securing a 2020 Olympic Games ticket after recording a blowout victory against Mozambique, 85-51 points yesterday.
D’Tigress optimistic as Nigeria meets Mozambique
D’Tigress players and officials are in high spirit as they continue to train for the final phase of the 2020 Olympics qualifying series under the watchful eyes of Coach Otis Hughley.
NBBF explains MFM, Air Warriors coaches’ presence in D’Tigress’ team to Serbia
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) said it drafted coaches of Air Warriors of Abuja, Samson Sotuminu and MFM of Lagos Basketball Club, Aderemi Adewunmi to the technical crew of D’Tigress’ team to be exposed to the techniques of basketball.
D’Tigress’ funds won’t hinder campaign, NBBF assures
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has stated that the country’s female national team, the D’Tigress, would not suffer paucity of funds, as the team opens camp
NBBF applauds government’s gesture towards injured D’Tigress star
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has thanked the Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare for his fatherly intervention towards sourcing funds for injured D’Tigress player, Nkem Akaraiwe.
Nigeria to battle U.S., Serbia, Mozambique for Tokyo Olympics ticket
Reigning African Champions, Nigeria will face world number one, United States of America, Serbia and Mozambique in the battle for a spot at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
D’Tigress to face Japan, Brazil, Great Britain in 2020 Olympics Qualifiers
The senior women National Basketball team has been seeded in pot three alongside Japan, Brazil and Great Britain ahead of the draw ceremony for the 2020 Olympic Games qualifying tournament.