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Opinion: Two Reasons D'Tigers Failed At The Olympics

Due to the absent of Nigeria competing in the football competition at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic as they failed to qualify Nigerians switched their focus to the basketball team, D'Tigers. The basketball team then went on to raise the hopes of the people as they won team USA in their first preparatory game.

  5 months ago ago
Opinion: Two Reasons D'Tigers Failed At The Olympics

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Cute Photos Of Nigerian Basketball Team At Their Training Camp In The United States.

Nigeria’s male Basketball Team; 'D’Tigers' is set to play United States of America basketball team ahead of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, they have started preparation for the Olympics in San Francisco, the match is slated to hold on the 10th of July, in the United States, the game is scheduled to play in Las Vegas where several countries will be holding training camp.

  6 months ago ago
Cute Photos Of Nigerian Basketball Team At Their Training Camp In The United States.

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Tokyo 2020: D'Tigers Of Nigeria Suffer Their First Olympics Defeat To Australia

In the men's basketball tournament at the Tokyo Olympics, the D'Tigers were defeated by Australia 84-67 in the opening game of Group B. Mike Brown picked a starting five that included the team's captain, Vincent Gabe Nnamdi, and the fearsome quartet of Josh Okogie, Miye Oni, Chikezie Okpala, and Precious Achiuwa.

  5 months ago ago
Tokyo 2020: D'Tigers Of Nigeria Suffer Their First Olympics Defeat To Australia

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How Nigeria’s D’Tigers Crashed Out of Tokyo 2020 Olympics Without a Win

Nigeria’s national basketball team went into this summer’s Olympic Games with high hopes, thanks to their victories over the United States and Argentina during friendly encounters earlier this month. But their weaknesses were quickly exposed by Australia in their final test game – a secret which played out against D’Tigers when the men’s basketball event in Tokyo tipped off.

  5 months ago ago
How Nigeria’s D’Tigers Crashed Out of Tokyo 2020 Olympics Without a Win

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AfroBasket 2021: A Consolation Prize for D'Tigers after poor Olympics outing

Africa's biggest basketball tournament, AfroBasket is around the corner. This is another tournament at which many countries in the black continent will prove again their worth after the last edition of the event in 2017 in Tunisia. But there are some basketball heavyweights that we may be looking forward to watching, or else the tournament might just take new strides.

  5 months ago ago
AfroBasket 2021: A Consolation Prize for D'Tigers after poor Olympics outing

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Tokyo 2020: Nigeria Men's Basketball Fading Dream

The Nigeria men's basketball team popularly known as D'Tigers drew lots of attention, just a few days before the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games after they defeated the United States of America and Argentina world number 1 and number 4 respectively. The team raised everyone consciousness and Nigerians become hopeful that something good can come from the D'Tigers and even dreamt of a podium finish for the team at the Olympic proper.

  5 months ago ago
Tokyo 2020: Nigeria Men's Basketball Fading Dream

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Mike Brown: Why American coach is the best man for D'Tigers' job

One of the best decisions of the Nigerian Basketball Federation(NBBF) was to appoint an experienced NBA coach to man the Nigerian male basketball team, a wise decision. With help of the 51-year-old, to a larger extent, with will help harness the untapped talents from the local and abroad.

  5 months ago ago
Mike Brown: Why American coach is the best man for D'Tigers' job

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Nigeria’s Basketball Team loses to Australia.

The high-flying Nigerian D’Tigers suffered heavy defeat against Australia in their last exhibition game before the Olympics. D’Tigers basketball team was brought back to earth by a humiliating defeat to Australia in the last exhibition game before the Olympics, losing by 39 points. The Nigerian team was riding on a high going into this game with Australia after beating number one ranked U.S. and blowing out fourth ranked Argentina Tuesday night’s loss to Australia highlighted the reality that the team must be on its toes going into the Olympics because all the seeded teams will be ready.

  6 months ago ago
Nigeria’s Basketball Team loses to Australia.

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The Many Travails, Obstacles And Hinderances Facing Nigeria Basketball Team.

Team Nigeria is the only men’s basketball team representing the continent of Africa in the upcoming 2021 Olympic games in Tokyo, yet they are not getting the right support they deserve. 1, The whole team and staff are grossly underfunded, they are basically sponsoring themselves and taking care of their own needs.

  6 months ago ago
The Many Travails, Obstacles And Hinderances Facing Nigeria Basketball Team.

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics men's basketball: Full preview of D'Tigers' group, fixtures and analysis

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics has officially begun and Nigeria's men's basketball team will begin its campaign at this year's edition this weekend. D'Tigers, as the team is the otherwise called, have been drawn in Group B alongside Australia, Italy and Germany. Here is a full preview of the group.

  5 months ago ago
Tokyo 2020 Olympics men's basketball: Full preview of D'Tigers' group, fixtures and analysis

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Pre Olympics Games: Nigeria outclass Argentina after historic US win

Nigerian Basketball team, D'Tigers have pulled another sterling performance, defeating Argentina 94-71 in an exhibition game ahead of the Tokyo 2020. Recall that the West African defeated USA 90-87 on Sunday tagging them as the first African to beat the side after an 83 point loss against the Americans in the 2012 London Olympics.

  6 months ago ago
Pre Olympics Games: Nigeria outclass Argentina after historic US win

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Nigeria Basketball Team, D’Tigers Suffers Humiliating Defeat To Australia

The Nigerian basketball team, D’Tigers winning strikes have been brought to end after suffering a humiliating defeat to the Australian team in their last exhibition game before the Olympics, losing by 39 points. D’Tigers who were in high spirit going into this game with Australia after defeating the basketball teams sitting in the number one and 4 spot of the world basketball ranking (USA and Argentina) lost the momentum on Tuesday night against the Australians.

  6 months ago ago
Nigeria Basketball Team, D’Tigers Suffers Humiliating Defeat To Australia

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Nigeria’s D’Tigers Surge Towards Basketball Dominance, Slam Argentina 94-71

D'Tigers, the Nigerian male basketball team, defeated Argentina, the world's fourth-ranked team, just 72 hours after defeating the world's number one, the United States of America. On Monday, the Nigerian team defeated Argentina by a score of 94-71. The victory was even more lopsided than the one against the United States on Saturday.

  6 months ago ago
Nigeria’s D’Tigers Surge Towards Basketball Dominance, Slam Argentina 94-71

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Tokyo 2020 Basketball: Brown, Nwora Hinge Narrow Loss To Germany On Poor Defending

Nigeria men's basketball coach, Mike Brown and top performer, Jordan Nwora have blamed Tuesday's 99-92 loss to Germany on poor defending. TOP PERFORMER: Nwora in action against Germany on Tuesday. Both men spoke to fiba.com. after the D'Tigers lost their second Group B game despite putting up a gutsy performance, having lost 84-67 Australia in their opening match on July 25.

  5 months ago ago
Tokyo 2020 Basketball: Brown, Nwora Hinge Narrow Loss To Germany On Poor Defending

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Nigeria releases final roster for basketball teams

Nigerian basketball teams, D'Tigers and D'Tigress have released a final twelve-man roster each ahead of the Summer Olympics in Japan. D'Tigers coach, Mike Brown selected the possible best twelve out of the provisional 15 players man squad that played, U.S.A, Argentina and Australia after a month of training in Sacramento and Las Vegas.

  6 months ago ago
Nigeria releases final roster for basketball teams

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Nigeria becomes the first African country to defeat the United States in Basketball

Nigerian fans have expressed their excitement after their team, the Super Eagles, defeated the United States 90-87 in a pre-Olympic basketball friendly on Sunday in Las Vegas, Nevada. Following a victory over the United States, which was playing the first of five tune-up games before the Tokyo Olympics, Nigeria became the first African nation to defeat that country.

  6 months ago ago
Nigeria becomes the first African country to defeat the United States in Basketball

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Police Brutality: Should Police Officers Wear Cameras

As of late the measure of instances of police brutality has expanded essentially. These officials have indicated to the public that the individuals who are intended to secure us can likewise hurt us. The individuals who should maintain the law can likewise manhandle it. Considering the new Michael Brown episode, individuals have at long last chosen to persevere against the police officials who accept that they are exempt from the laws that apply to everyone else. This was not by any means the only case that

  1 year ago ago
Police Brutality: Should Police Officers Wear Cameras

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2020 Tokyo Olympics: Coach Brown Keen On Staying with D'Tigers.

2020 Tokyo Olympics: Coach Brown Keen On Staying. Despite failing to advance Nigeria D’Tigers to expected position, head coach Mike Brown is keen on staying on with the team beyond the Olympic Games. Brown, an associated coach in the NBA with the Golden State Warriors, was appointed in 2020 to take charge of the team.

  5 months ago ago
2020 Tokyo Olympics: Coach Brown Keen On Staying with D'Tigers.

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Check Out List Of Nigerian Basketball Players That Would Represent The Country At The Olympics

There has been a joy in the hearts of many lovers of basketball in Nigeria in recent times, this was because of the sterling performance of D'Tigers as they defeated the world's number one basketball team, USA, and the fourth-ranked best basketball team In the world, Argentina.

  6 months ago ago
Check Out List Of Nigerian Basketball Players That Would Represent The Country At The Olympics

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Mike Brown Unveils His Final 12-man Roster For The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

Mike Brown, the head coach of D-Tigers, on Monday unveiled his final 12-man squad for the basketball men event of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games. Earlier, Nigeria defeated USA 90-87 and world number four Argentina, 94-71 before loosing to world number three Australia, 108-69 in Pre-Olympics friendlies played in Las Vegas, USA.

  52 years ago ago
Mike Brown Unveils His Final 12-man Roster For The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games