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All D’Tigress Players Withdraw From 2022 FIBA World Cup Over Neglect, Blast NBBF, Sports Ministry, Others
All D’Tigress Players Withdraw From 2022...

All D’Tigress Players Withdraw From 2022 FIBA World Cup Over Neglect, Blast...

All the members of the country’s female basketball team, D’Tigress have vowed not to participate in the 2022 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup to be hosted by Australia unless their demands are met. The team members in a four minutes and twelve seconds video posted on social media and... read more »

 D’Tigers Coach Vows Not To quit After Olympic Ouster
D’Tigers Coach Vows Not To quit After Ol...

D’Tigers Coach Vows Not To quit After Olympic Ouster

Mike Brown, coach of Nigeria’s men’s basketball team has vowed not to leave his position as D’Tigers coach after they failed to progress further in the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games on Saturday. D’Tigers lost all three of their group games to favourites Australia, Germany and Italy,... read more »

Finance Ministry Ratifies Waiver For Basketball Kits
Finance Ministry Ratifies Waiver For Bas...

Finance Ministry Ratifies Waiver For Basketball Kits

The Ministry of Finance has approved a waiver for the Olympics jersey to be worn by Nigeria’s male basketball team, D’Tigers, making it feasible for customs to release the kits any moment from now. Sources at the Sports Ministry confirmed that the Ministers of Finance and Youths Sports... read more »

 Nigeria’s D’Tigers Beat USA In Pre-Olympic Friendly
Nigeria’s D’Tigers Beat USA In Pre-Olymp...

Nigeria’s D’Tigers Beat USA In Pre-Olympic Friendly

D’Tigers of Nigeria got the better of the United State of America basketball team in a pre-Olympic friendly, winning 90-87 in the early hours of Sunday. The Nigeria side comprised of modest NBA players come out tops against a star-studded, All-NBA, max-contract performers in the USA team. Nigeria... read more »

D’Tigers Finish the Year as Best African Team
D’Tigers Finish the Year as Best African...

D’Tigers Finish the Year as Best African Team

The Nigeria national basketball team has been ranked the best team in Africa on the FIBA Men’s World Ranking released on Wednesday. D’Tigers have experienced growth in fortune throughout the year and this marks a remarkable end to the year for the team. The team had enjoyed a steady rise in the... read more »