The Women basketball team of Nigeria’s women, D’Tigress, have qualified for 2017 Afrobasket Women’s Championship.
The semi-final clash was keenly contested between Nigeria and the hosts, Mali. D’Tigress narrowly prevailed 48-47 to secure a final ticket at the flagship African tournament for Women.
The win also confirmed D’Tigress a spot at next year’s World Championship in Spain.
Nigeria, two-time champions of the Afrobasket tournament for women is looking for a third title in Bamako, Mali.
Source: ( Premium Times )