D’tigress Set To Begin Olympic Preparation

The Nigerian National Female basketball team, D’tigress is set to begin their preparation for the women Olympic qualifying tournament scheduled for 13-19 of June 2016 in France.

The team is expected to play two warm up matches against Turkey in Istanbul in May while the second will be in June against Argentina in France.

D’Tigress coach Scott Nnaji said the warm up games against Turkey and Argentina are highly important to measure the team’s potentials.

The Nigeria girls have been drawn in Group C of the qualifiers along with Belarus and South Korea