Basketball

NBBF hails President Buhari, sports minister after D’Tigress Olympic qualification

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has traced the qualification of D’Tigress to the immense support of President Muhammadu Buhari, Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare, and millions of Nigerian basketball lovers all over the world. The post NBBF hails President Buhari, sports minister after D’Tigress Olympic qualification appeared first on …

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Nigeria’s D’Tigress qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympics — in pictures

Nigeria’s senior women’s national basketball team, D’Tigress, on Saturday booked a ticket to the 2020 Olympics Games in Tokyo. The post Nigeria’s D’Tigress qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympics — in pictures appeared first on TODAY. Read More

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Golden State Warriors’ Mike Brown accepts Nigeria head coach job

Nigeria Basketball Federation have appointed Golden State Warriors Associate Coach Mike Brown to lead D’Tigers to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The post Golden State Warriors’ Mike Brown accepts Nigeria head coach job appeared first on TODAY. Read More

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Nigeria hires Golden State Warriors’ Mike Brown as D’Tigers coach

Coach Mike Brown, the Golden State Warriors’ Associate Head Coach has agreed to coach Nigeria’s men’s basketball team, D’Tigers, after agreeing to terms with the federation. The post Nigeria hires Golden State Warriors’ Mike Brown as D’Tigers coach appeared first on TODAY. Read More

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Former sports minister hospitalised, calls for prayers

Former Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Barrister Solomon Dalung, is on admission in an undisclosed hospital in Abuja. The post Former sports minister hospitalised, calls for prayers appeared first on TODAY. Read More

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NBBF: Fund won’t hinder D’Tigress

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has stated that the country’s female national team, the D’Tigress, would not suffer paucity of funds, as the team opens camp on February 1 in Serbia for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifier championship taking place in Belgrade, Serbia from February 7 to 9. The post …

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D’Tigress’ funds won’t hinder campaign, NBBF assures

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has stated that the country’s female national team, the D’Tigress, would not suffer paucity of funds, as the team opens camp The post D’Tigress’ funds won’t hinder campaign, NBBF assures appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Read More

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Solademi Oladimeji: Air Warriors set to raise bar in women basketball

Air Warriors Basketball club chairman Solademi Abdulmajid Oladimeji says he is not done with the feat set by his ladies, declaring that the team’s management is doing everything to raise the bar in women basketball. The post Solademi Oladimeji: Air Warriors set to raise bar in women basketball appeared first …

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NBBF applauds federal government’s intervention for injured D’Tigress star

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has applauded the Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare’s fatherly intervention toward sourcing funds for injured D’Tigress player, Nkem Akaraiwe. The post NBBF applauds federal government’s intervention for injured D’Tigress star appeared first on TODAY. Read More

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D’Tigress coach invites 14 players for Olympic qualifiers

D’Tigress head coach Otis Hughley has invited 14 players for the last phase of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Qualification Tournament. The post D’Tigress coach invites 14 players for Olympic qualifiers appeared first on TODAY. Read More

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