FIBA Afrobasket

Basketball: D’Tigress, NBBF presents FIBA Afrobasket trophy to Minister of Sports

The victorious D’Tigress team and some members of the Nigeria Basketball Federation board led by its president, Engineer Musa Kida paid a courtesy call on the newly appointed Honorable Minister of Sport, Dare Sunday in his...

Basketball: D’Tigress Coach Hugley Jr Targets Tokyo 2020 Olympics Gold

With the 2019 FIBA Women's AfroBasket title safe and secure, D'Tigress head coach Otis Hugley Jr has set his sights on winning gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. D'Tigress must, however, first...

2019 FIBA AfroBasket: DTigress Coach Hugley Jr Had No Doubts “Mad” Girls Would Triumph

Head coach of Nigeria's female national basketball team Otis Hugley Jr said he never harboured any doubts about the ability of D'Tigress to defeat Senegal in the final and retain the FIBA Women's AfroBasket trophy.

2019 FIBA Women’s AfroBasket: We Wanted It More – Akhator

D'Tigress star Evelyn Akhator believes Nigeria's triumph at the 2019 FIBA Women's Afrobasket in Senegal was down to their "zeal to win" which she said was much more intense than all the opponents they faced on...

2019 AfroBasket: Unbeaten D’Tigress Beat Senegal To Retain Trophy

The dominance of Nigeria continued at the FIBA Women's AfroBasket as they won their second straight title against Senegal 60-55 in a tightly contested Final on Sunday night at the magnificent 15,000-seater Dakar Arena. 

2019 Women Afrobasket: Nigeria’s D’Tigress Defeat DR Congo to Progress to Semi-finals

Defending champions of the Women's Afrobasket D’ Tigress have booked a spot in the semi-finals of 2019 Women’s Afrobasket currently underway in Dakar, Senegal, after defeating the Democratic Republic of Congo 78-46 in the quarterfinals, 

2019 FIBA AFROBASKET: D’Tigress Still Work in Progress – Otis (AUDIO)

D'Tigress Head Coach, Otis Hughley says his squad is still a work in progress despite being tipped as one of the favorites ahead of the 2019 FIBA Women Afrobasket championship. Otis said that the...

Otis Confident of D’Tigress’ FIBA Afrobasket Title Defense

D’Tigress Head Coach, Otis Hughley is confident that his team has chances of successfully defending their FIBA AFROBASKET title when the competition gets underway on August 9, 2019. Following the team’s draw against Tunisia...

Women’s FIBA Afrobasket: Otis Invites 15 Players for Title Defence as Nigeria Camp Opens...

The senior women’s National Basketball Team opens camp on Friday in Lagos as preparation commences for the 2019 AFROBASKET championship in Dakar, Senegal. Head Coach, Otis Hughley will arrive on Thursday evening alongside team...

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