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D'Tigress Celebrate 2019 Afrobasket Win

Basketball: D’Tigress Jump Three Places In Latest FIBA Rankings

Nigeria's women's national basketball team, D’Tigress, jumped three places to 14th in the new rankings released by world basketball governing body FIBA on Thursday. The 2019 Afrobasket champions pooled 366.6 points to...

Basketball: Nigeria Win Bronze In U18 FIBA 3×3 Africa Cup of Nations

Nigeria’s contingent to the FIBA 3x3 Africa Cup of Nations in Uganda earned a third-place finish in the U18 girls' category while the men finished in fourth place as the teams got much-needed exposure and experience...
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Basketball: NBBF President Musa Kida, Joe Apu Get FIBA Zone 3 Appointments

Two Nigerians have been appointed by the FIBA Africa Zone 3 board to serve for the 2019 - 2023 term in office. Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) Musa Kida was nominated to serve...

Basketball: Air Warriors, MFM Queens Get Automatic 2019 FIBA Africa Club Championship Berths

Air Warriors and MFM Queens of Lagos will not be participating in the FIBA Zone 3 Women Club championship elimination series having been handed automatic tickets to the 2019 FIBA Africa Club championship to be played...

Basketball Africa League: 32 Clubs Confirmed For Qualifying Tourney

FIBA Africa has announced the 32 clubs across Africa who will participate in the Qualifying Tournaments for the Basketball Africa League 2020. The first round of Qualifying Tournaments will run from October...

2019 FIBA World Cup Break Global Record With 3 Billion TV Viewers

The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 achieved record-breaking results with a TV audience reach of over 3 billion and generated a further 1.5 billion video views on social media ensuring the flagship event secured more global...

Basketball Champions League Americas Groups And Schedule Confirmed

The Basketball Champions League Americas (BCLA) has announced their groups and schedule for the inaugural season that will start on Monday, October 28 in the state of São Paulo, with the duel between Mogi das Cruzes...
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Basketball: Musa Kida, Ahmedu Bag FIBA Appointments

Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) President Musa Kida and board member Colonel Sam Ahmedu have both bagged FIBA appointments after they were appointed into the Finance and Legal Commissions respectively. The NBBF President...

D’Tigers Move To 23rd In Latest FIBA Rankings

D’Tigers have moved up 10 places to the 23rd in the World in the latest FIBA ranking released after the 2019 FIBA men’s World Cup in China. The senior men’s team who became the first...

3×3 FIBA Africa Cup: Team Nigeria Begin Camping in Abuja

The senior men and women’s 3x3 teams and the under 18 boys and girls have commenced camping at the Package B of the National Stadium, Abuja in preparation for the 2019 3x3 FIBA Africa Nations Cup which...

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Former Arsenal Player Set To Make Comeback

Former Arsenal midfielder Paul Merson is close to making a return to football with Welsh fourth-tier team Caerau. This was confirmed by the club and...

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