FIBA Women’s World Cup: D’Tigress stun Turkey to make basketball history
Nigeria made history at the ongoing FIBA Women’s World Cup in Spain as the national women’s team stunned Turkey 74-68 in the Group B game decided on Sunday.
Nigeria rebounds as D’Tigress beat Turkey 74 to 68
After the disappointing loss to Australia in their opening game of the on-going FIBA Women World Cup in Tenerife, Spain, Nigeria’s national women basketball team, D’Tigress yesterday defeated Turkey 74 to 68 points to resuscitate their hope of a second round ticket. Nobody gave the Nigerian girls any chance of beating the Turkish team based…
D’Tigress upbeat as Buhari charges team to compete fairly
Members of the women national basketball team yesterday expressed their determination to excel at the FIBA Women World Cup, which begins today in Tenerife, Spain.The players see the competition as an opportunity to show that Nigeria’s basketball has come of age.
FIBA World Cup debut thrills D’Tigress’ Elo
D’Tigress’ forward, Elo Edeferioka is excited about the possibility of being part of the team to the 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup in Spain.
Kida predicts success for D’Tigress at FIBA Championship
Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) President, Musa Kida strongly believes the women’s senior national team will give a good representation of Africa when the 2018 World Cup tips off in Spain. The Nigerian team is currently in Lagos preparing for the World Cup and Kida believes the chosen players are the best squad available for the…
D’Tigress’ Lagos camp bubbles, last batch arrives today
The Lagos camp of the women national basketball team, D’Tigress, is expected to come alive today following the arrival in the city of the first batch of the Atlanta-based players yesterday.
NBBF not sure of D’Tigress’ arrival date
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) yesterday confessed that it was no longer sure when the women senior national team, D’Tigress will arrive in Lagos to begin the final leg of their preparations for the Spain 2018 Women World Cup. The team were expected top arrive in Lagos yesterday, but the NBBF said the delegation could…
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.