D’Tigress to battle Turkey, Argentina, Australia
Nigeria’s women national basketball team, D’Tigress, has been grouped alongside Turkey, Argentina and Australia in the 2018 FIBA Women World Cup billed to hold in Tenerife, Spain from September 22 to 30. At a brief ceremony held yesterday at the Teatro Leal, San Cristobal de la Laguna, Spain, Nigeria was drawn in Group B for…
Buhari rewards D’Tigress with N17.5 million
President Muhammadu Buhari has redeemed his promise to reward the 2017 Afrobasket winning women’s team, D’Tigress of Nigeria.Each player got N1 million, while five members of the coaching crew got N500,000 each.
First Bank release FIBA ACCW team list
Four players from the Afrobasket-winning D’Tigress, Nkechi Akashili, Chioma Udeaja, Cecilia Okoye, Ugochi Nicole Nwaigwe and Ivoiriene international, Minata Fofana made the list released by the Technical crew led by Peter Ahmedu.
D’Tigress top player harps on early preparation for world championship
Evelyn Akhator top player of Nigeria’s Senior Women Basketball team ,D’Tigress, and Dallas Wings(U.S.A),says early preparation can put Nigeria among the best four teams at FIBA Women World Cup 2018 in Spain.
Buhari, Dalung congratulate D’Tigress over victory
President Muhammadu Buhari, Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung and the official sponsor of the Nigerian Women Basketball League, Zenith Bank yesterday congratulated D’Tigress of Nigeria over their victory at the just-concluded Mali 2017 Afrobasket Championship.
NBBF to strengthen D’Tigress for Spain 2018 World Cup
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has revealed that African champions, D’Tigress would be strengthen to ensure they give the continent the desired quality representation at the Spain 2018 World Cup.
D’Tigresses beat Egypt, qualify for quarterfinals
Nigeria’s women national basketball team, D’Tigresses, yesterday continued their impressive outing at the on-going FIBA Afrobasketball Championship in Mali by beating Egypt in their third game of the competition.
D’Tigress victory excites Ahmedu, backs team for success
A board member of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, Col. Samuel Ahmedu (rtd) on Saturday said that he was elated with the D’Trigress’ victory against Mozambique at the ongoing Afrobasket tournament in Mali.