Posts Tagged ‘D’Tigers’
D’Tigers have confirmed their place in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games after beating China 86-73 at the FIBA World Cup game played at the Gyangzhou Gymnasium, China. The Nigerians pipped African champions, Tunisia to the ticket after Sunday crucial win. Both teams finished with three wins from five games but D’Tigers got the ticket with […]
Nigeria’s men’s senior national basketball team, D’Tigers left for China for the final phase of their 2019 FIBA World Cup preparation last night. The team’s General Manager, Musa Adamu revealed that the team had to wait for the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) President, Amadu Musa Kida to return from Senegal where he went to cheer […]
Nigeria’s D’Tigers forward, Jordan Nwora says he feels honoured to represent his country at the FIBA world cup later this year in China. The 6ft8inch Small Forward is conscious when he hits the courts in China, there will be great pressure on his shoulders. “It’s always an honor to be able to represent a country […]
D’Tigers of Nigeria, dropped one spot from their 32nd position to 33rd in the latest FIBA world ranking released on Thursday The 2017 FIBA AfroBasket runner-up, D’Tigers amassed 292.8 points to retain their status as the best team in Africa. Angola moved up one spot from third to second in Africa and one as well […]
Adaora Elonu has been appointed as the captain of the Senior Women’s National basketball team ahead of the 2018 FIBA World Cup holding in Spain. The appointment of the former Perfumerias Avenida Salamanca of Spain player who recently got signed by WNBA side, Atlanta Dreams was announced by D’Tigress new coach, Otis Hughley on Friday. […]
D’Tigers, the Nigeria men basketball team lost their second Group B game of 2016 RIO Olympic basketball match against Lithuania by 89-80, seeing their chances of qualifying to the next stage dashed.