AFROBASKET (Women) : D’Tigress Grabs Opening Day Victory Over Mozambique


Nigeria National Women’s Basketball team D’Tigress began their quest for glory at the 2021 FIBA Africa Basketball championship with a swift 67 – 50 points victory over Mozambique on Saturday night at the Palais Polyvalent Des Sports Yaounde Cameroon.

The Mozambican ladies started brightly as they narrowly took the first and second quarter by 11-12 points and 18-21 points respectively.

D’Tigress however bounced back firing from all cylinders as they grab a massive 24-9 points advantage in the third quarter, the resurging dominance continued in the fourth and final quarter as they rounded it up with a 14-8 points success taking the total points tally to 67-50 points win for Nigeria.

D’Tigress will on Monday take on Africa Basketball powerhouse Angola in their second Group B game at the 2021 Africa Basketball championship in Yaounde Cameroon.


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