• Rio Olympics: Nigeria lost to Argentina 66-94 in basketball

    Rio Olympics: Nigeria lost to Argentina 66-94 in basketball

    A poor start by D’Tigers, further compounded by the early loss of inspirational player Olaseni Lawal to injury, on Sunday ensured a 66-94 loss to Argentina at the Rio Olympics.

    The Nigerian male basketball side were playing in their second Olympics, yet they never played like the African champions they are as they crashed to the South Americans.

    In their opening Group B game at the Carioca 1 Arena, D’Tigers failed to raise their game in three-quarters of the match to consequently […]