D’Tigress to arrive in Lagos on Monday
The Women’s Senior National Basketball team will arrive in Lagos in the early hours of Monday for the second phase of preparations for the 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup in Spain, the Nigerian Basketball Federation (NBBF) has revealed. After weeks of training in Atlanta, the team led by Hughley Otis will have their last training…
D’Tigress new coach, Otis urges players to focus on World Cup
Newly appointed Head Coach of the senior Women’s Basketball team, Otis Hughley has charged the D’Tigress not to give in to distractions as they prepare for participation in their first FIBA World Cup since 2006.
NBBF sacks D’Tigress coach, Vincent
NBBF Media Officer, Afolabi Oni, in a statement on Friday said the decision was taken after extensive consultations and assessment of the team’s progress in camp ahead of the 2018 FIBA Women World Cup in Tenerife, Spain.
D’Tigress intensifies preparations in Atlanta for World Cup
The Nigerian women basketball team, D’Tigress yesterday in Atlanta, Georgia U.S., stepped up preparations for this year’s FIBA Women’s World Cup taking place in Tenerife, Spain from September 20th to 30th.
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.
NBBF targets qualification for Tokyo 2020 Olympics 3x3 events
The President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, Musa Kida is excited at the prospect of Nigeria participating in the FIBA 3x3 event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
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.
Zenith Bank splashes cash on D’Tigress, pledges continuous support for basketball
Sponsor of the National Women Basketball League, Zenith Bank yesterday hosted the victorious Afrobasket champions, D’Tigress at its headquarters in Lagos, where it gave the players...
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.