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Olympics 2020: Buhari congratulates D’Tigress

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the female Basket Ball team, D’Tigress, for qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Basketball: Nigeria’s D’Tigress going to Tokyo Olympics

Nigeria’s senior women’s national Basketball Team, D'Tigress have booked a ticket to the 2020 Olympics Games in Tokyo.

2020 Olympics: Nigeria to battle US, Serbia, Mozambique

Reigning African champions Nigeria will face world number one the U.S., Serbia and Mozambique in the battle for a spot at the women basketball event of the 2020 Olympic Games.

Nigeria’s D’Tigress beat Senegal to retain AfroBasket title

The Nigeria women national basketball team, D’Tigress on Sunday defeated hosts Senegal in the final of the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket to win their fourth continental title.

Buhari hails D’Tigress for 4th Afrobasket championship

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with the national female basketball team, D’Tigress, for winning back-to-back the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket 2019 championship in Dakar, Senegal. The...

Buhari to D’Tigress: ‘Conquer Africa one more time’

President Muhammadu Buhari has assumed the role of cheer-leader-in-chief for Nigerian senior basketball team, D'Tigress, urging them to win the Afrobasket Championship, for the second time in succession.

D’Tigress overpower Mali for Afrobasket final

Nigeria’s senior national women’s basketball team, D’Tigress have qualified for the final of the ongoing 2019 AfroBasket Women’s championship in Dakar, Senegal.

Nigeria’s D’Tigress thrash DR Congo for semi-finals

Nigeria's senior national women’s basketball team, D’Tigress on Thursday thrashed DR Congo 79-46 in the quarter finals of the 2019 Afrobasket Women’s Championship in Dakar, Senegal.

D’Tigress get new jerseys ahead of Afrobasket title

Leading Sports Merchandise giant in Africa, AFA Sports have unveiled a new set of jerseys for the women basketball national team, D’ Tigress, ahead of their 2019 Afrobasket title defense in Dakar, Senegal from August 9.

D’Tigress now 19th in new FIBA ranking

D’Tigress have moved up 15 places in the latest FIBA Women’s ranking to 19th spot in the world after their 2018 World Cup heroics.

U.S halt D’Tigress in quarter-finals

The U.S senior national women’s team on Friday halted the progression of their Nigerian counterparts, D’Tigress, with a 71-40 stoppage in the quarter-finals of the ongoing 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup in Tenerife, Spain.

D’Tigress defeat Greece to progress at FIBA

Nigeria’s national women’s basketball team, D’Tigress, on Wednesday in Spain escaped with the narrowest margin of one point to book their place in the quarterfinals of the ongoing FIBA Women’s World Cup.

Buhari congratulates D’Tigress over victory against Argentina

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Nigeria’s women basketball team, D’Tigress, who recorded their second -straight win at the ongoing FIBA Women’s World Cup in Spain with a hard-fought 75-70 victory over Argentina.

Nigeria’s D’Tigress beat Argentina to reach FIBA Quarter-final

Nigeria's female national Basketball team, D'Tigress has beaten Argentina in the ongoing Federation of International Basketball Association, FIBA, tournament to qualify for the quarter-final.

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.

FIBA World Cup: Dalung charges D’Tigress to compete clean

Minister of Youths and Sports Solomon Dalung on Thursday, advised the D’Tigress to compete “clean and fair" at the 2018 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain.

2018 FIBA World Cup: D’Tigress to start campaign against Australia

The Senior Women’s National Basketball Team, D’Tigress have pitted against Australia, Turkey and Argentina for the 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup coming up in Spain in September.

Ahmedu tips D’Tigress to do well at FIBA World Cup in Spain

Peter Ahmedu, the coach of Nigeria’s senior national women basketball team, on Thursday said he was optimistic that the team would do well at the 2018 FIBA World Cup in Spain.

Zenith Bank receives D’Tigress

Zenith Bank, sponsor of the national Women Basketball League, says it will give adequate support to the champions of the 2017 FIBA Women’s Afrobasket...

Buhari to receive D’Tigress during Wednesday’s FEC meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari will receive the victorious D’Tigress during Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting in Abuja, Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youth and...

2017 Afrobasket triumph: Writers association congratulates D’Tigress on success

The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) on Monday said the success of the national women basketball team, D’Tigress, at the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket 2017 in Bamako, Mali was heart-warming.

D’Tigress Triumph: Fan names baby after Evelyn Akhator

A basketball fan in Ebonyi, Judith Nwolisa, has named her newborn baby girl, Evelyn, after D’Tigress star player, Evelyn Akhator to celebrate the team’s 2017 Women Afrobasket triumph in Mali.

Nigeria wins Women Afrobasket for 3rd time after 12 years

Nigeria’s senior women basketball team, D’Tigress, on Sunday restored the nation’s lost glory in the Women Afrobasket having defeated defending champions, Senegal to clinch the title for the third time after 12 years.

Mali 2017 Afrobasket: Nigeria downs Guinea, targets final

Nigeria’s D’Tigress on Tuesday continued their impressive performance in the ongoing 2017 Mali Afrobasket Women’s Basketball Championship with 106-33 emphatic victory over the Guinean national team.

AfroBasketball Championships: Aboderin backs D’Tigress for victory in Mali

Wale Aboderin, the Proprietor of Dolphins Basketball club of Lagos, on Friday urged the Senior National Women’s Basketball Team, D’Tigress to go for victory in the 2017 Afrobasket Championships in Mali.

D’Tigress depart for Mali for Afrobasket tourney

The Nigeria female basketball team, D’Tigress, will depart the country on Wednesday for Bamako, Mali aboard an Air Cote d’Ivoire flight for the 2017 FIBA Afrobasket tournament.

Afrobasket Women: D’Tigress overwhelm Senegal

Sarah Ogoke was the top performer on Monday at the City Arena in Yaounde, Cameroon as D’Tigress shot to the top of Group B...

D’Tigress overrun tough Gabon to advance to semi-finals

Adaora Elonu scored 22 points and scooped eight rebounds to pivot the D’Tigress to a 73-65 defeat of Gabon on Tuesday in Brazzaville...

Women’s Afrobasket: Foreign-Based Stars Failed D’Tigress —Nnaji

The overreliance on foreign-based Nigerian basketball players was the reason Nigeria’s female team, D’Tigress fumbled at the just concluded Mozambique 2013 FIBA Afrobasket championship,...

D’Tigress Set For Afrobasket For Women

Nigeria women’s national team, D’Tigress will depart the shores of the country on Wednesday for Maputo, Mozambique venue of the 2013 Afrobasket holding from...

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