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NBBF invites 28 players ahead 2018 FIBA World Cup in Spain

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has called up 28 players to begin camping ahead of the 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup coming up in Spain in September.

Fed govt cash reward will spur us to greatness – D’Tigress skipper

D’Tigress skipper, Aisha Mohammed, believes the Federal Government’s gesture to pay them N17.5 million will spur the team to do better in future.

Buhari to receive victorious D’Tigress – Dalung

President Muhammadu Buhari will host Nigeria’s women senior basketball team, D’Tigress, following their conquest in Bamako, Mali at the just concluded 2017 FIBA Women’s Afrobasket tournament.

Udoka tasks D’Tigress coach to scout for tall players

The team Manager of the Nigeria’s D’Tigress, Mfon Udoka, has urged the coach Sam Vincent to scout for taller forwards and centres as the team prepare for the 2018 FIBA World Cup in Spain.

Afrobasket: NBBF chief in Mali to boost D’Tigress morale

Musa Kida, President, Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), has arrived in Mali on Thursday to boost the morale of D’Tigress ahead of their quarter-final match of the 2017 Women Afrobasket Championship on Friday.

Afrobasket: Nigeria’s D’Tigress beat reigning champions Senegal

Senegal, the reigning Champions in Women Afrobasket, has surrendered to Nigeria’s pressure by 54-58 points in their last Group B match of 2017 Afrobasket on Wednesday night in Bamako, Mali.

Nigeria’s D’Tigress beat Mozambique in Afrobasket opener

Head coach of Nigeria’s senior women’s national team, Sam Vincent, started his second stint with the D’Tigress on an impressive note as his side recorded an emphatic 80 points to 69 points win over familiar foes, Mozambique, on Friday.

D’Tigress leave for Afrobasket in Mali Wednesday

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.

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