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D’Tigers Maul Mozambique

-Reach AfroBasket 2015 Q/Finals Nigeria’s men’s senior basketball team, D’Tigers on Wednesday bounced back to winning ways at AfroBasket 2015, as William Voigt’s lads stormed into the quarter-finals with a 83-47 spanking of Mozambique in Rades, Tunisia. D’Tigers dominated the Southern African country and were always one step ahead of their opponents, from the first quarter to the end. The ...

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D’Tigers Face Mozambique Threat

-For AfroBasket 2015 Q/Final Ticket The knockout stage at AfroBasket 2015 is set and Nigeria will now take on Mozambique with the winner moving into the quarter-finals The D’Tigers, with American coach, William Voigt at the head of the technical crew will have to take full possession and turn their dominance into points against the Southern African nation that also ...

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Erinfolami Hails D’Tigers Uzoh

–Despite Loss To Tunisia At AfroBasket Islanders of Lagos coach, Lateef Erinfolami has described Nigerian men’s senior basketball team, D’Tigers player, Ben Uzoh as a dedicated lad, who has the love of Nigeria at heart and ready to give all he has for the squad. Although D’Tigers lost their third match at the ongoing AfroBasket championship against host country, Tunisia ...

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Diogu Upbeat For AfroBasket Role

Nigerian men’s senior basketball national team, D’Tigers’ star, Ike Diogu is staying upbeat for a role with the squad during the ongoing continental championship, AfroBasket 2015 in Tunisia, as he is banking on the side going far in the competition. Speaking against the backdrop of D’Tigers’ third match of this year’s competition, a tough-nut game against the host nation on ...

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Oguchi Powers D’Tigers To Victory

-Beat Uganda 59-98 Chamberlain Oguchi was again instrumental in Nigeria’s second victory at Afrobasket 2015, as he was match hero for the men’s senior basketball side, D’Tigers in a convincing 59-98 victory over Uganda on Friday. Oguchi’s top form, just as it had been in the opening game against Central African Republic, helped D’Tigers run riot in their second match ...

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Diogu Out Of Afrobasket 2015

-As D’Tigers Tango Uganda On Friday Nigeria’s men’s senior basketball national team, D’Tigers captain and leading scorer, Ike Diogu has been ruled out of the ongoing FIBA Africa Championship (Afribasket 2015) on account of a groin injury he copped in training. The development means the experienced player will not be available for selection in the team’s second match of the ...

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D’Tigers Win Afrobasket Opener

-Sink Central African Republic 88-63 – Chamberlain Oguchi Inspires Team Chamberlain Oguchi, who missed AfroBasket 2013 due to administrative reasons, emerged Nigeria’s hero on Wednesday and took D’Tigers to a new height with an 88-63 victory against Central African Republic on Day 1 of Group A action at this year’s continental championship in Rades, Tunisia. Although Portland Trail Blazers new ...

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Ahmedu Praises Oguche’s Basketball Camp

President of FIBA-Africa Zone 3, Sam Ahmedu has praised the effort of former Ebun Comets’ player, Sam Oguche in organising the second edition of annual basketball camp which is sponsored by Bullet Energy Drink. The camp which drew over 150 kids together inside the Gymnastics Indoor Sports Hall of the National Institute of Sports has ended as the America based ...

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Home-based Players Miss AfroBasket 2015

-D’Tigers Play Without DStv League Products Nigeria’s men’s senior basketball national team, D’Tigers will play their first match on Wednesday against Central African Republic at this year’s FIBA Africa Basketball Championship in Tunisia without any home-based player in the squad. The development comes despite wide acclaim for the domestic championship, DStv Nigerian Men’s Basketball League, which has received rave reviews ...

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Mentors Deserve Victory – Abdul

The MVP of the just -concluded Dstv Premier basketball League, Yahaya Abdul insisted that Mark Mentors deserved the victory they had against the defending champions, Kano Pillars at the finals of the 2015 season. Abdul who scored 24 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in the match told SportsDay that his team was prepared enough to deal with their arch rivals ...

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