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The Total National Division Begins on 27th November.

Total National Division on the 27th day of November. The Nigeria Basketball Federation has announced the 27th of November 2018 as commencement date for the Total National Division 1 League. According to the letter sent to the 20 teams by the NBBF Secretary General, Chimezie Asiegbu, teams in the Atlantic Conference will converge on the

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The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) Announces its Continued Partnership with Zenith Bank

The Nigeria Basketball Federation earlier today announced its continued partnership with Zenith Bank Plc for the Zenith Bank National Female Basketball League. The unveiling held at the Press Centre of the NBBF was a formal announcement of the 2018 league season tipping off on the 28th of October in 2 centres. The abridged format which

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Total/NBBF National Division 2 Finals To Tip Off on 23rd, October

Total/NBBF National Division 2 finals get 23rd, October dateThe City of Lagos will be agog with basketball activities between the 23rd and 27th of October as 8 teams converge on the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium for the National Finals of the Total/NBBF Division 2 league. The Nigeria Basketball Federation Secretary, Asiegbu Chimezie

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FIBA Women World Cup: Nigeria’s D’Tigress are The 8th Best Team in The World

Nigeria’s D’Tigress were the revelation of the just concluded championship, where they finished as the eight best team in the world.  Initially seen as one of the teams at that went to the  2018 FIBA Women World Cup just to make up numbers. Until this championship, no African side had crossed the group stage of

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Women’s World Cup: FIBA President Heaps Praise on D’Tigress

THE steady progress of women’s basketball in Nigeria and the above moderate performance of Nigeria’s D’Tigress have not gone unnoticed by FIBA president, Horacio Muratore. Nigerias D’Tigress In an interview granted to the official FIBA blog, Muratore spoke among others, on the performance of Nigeria and Senegal, paying glowing tributes to the D’Tigress, especially. Hear him:

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D’Tigress To Get $10,000 If They Beat USA

Nigeria”s minister of sports Barrister Solomon Dalung paid a visit to the record making D’Tigress team in Spain at thier Sol Costa Atlantis hotel and has promised to reward D’Tigress with $10,000 if they beat USA today in the quarter final of the 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup in Spain He said the promise is

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Sarah Ogoke Nearly Missed Out of the 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup

D’Tigress Head Coach, Otis Hughley in a stunning fashion has revealed that Sunday’s game hero against Turkey, Sarah Ogoke nearly missed out of the 2018 FIBA Women’ World Cup. Reflecting on Ogoke Sarah’s performance after she shot the D’Tigress team to its first ever World Cup win against world number 7, Otis said making the

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Game Report: How Nigeria’s D’Tigress Fell To Australia

Nigeria’s D’Tigress began their campaign at the 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup with a loss. D’Tigress could not begin on a winning note against Australia  (FIBA) Nigeria’s women basketball team D’Tigress lost 86-68 to Australia in their group opener of the2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cupplayed on Saturday, September 22. The side led by Otis Hughley showed no fear

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D’Tigress will Start their 2018 FIBA Women’s World Basketball Cup Campaign Against Australia

After weeks of training which started in Atlanta and ended in Turkey, African Champions, D’Tigress will start their 2018 FIBA Women’s World Basketball cup campaign against Australia on Saturday by 12:30am Nigerian time. D’Tigress who are ranked 34th in the world by FIBA will square up against world number 4, Australia at the San Cristobal

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FIBA World Cup Qualifiers: We’re grateful for fans support –Kida

The Nigeria Basketball Federation under the leadership of Musa Kida, has expressed gratitude to basketball fans for coming out in large numbers to support the senior national men’s team, D’Tigers at the ongoing qualifiers for the 2019 World Cup in Chian. D’Tigers outclassed their archrival, Senegal, 89-61 to confirm their dominance in the FIBA World

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