• Nigeria’s D’Tigers crash out of Rio Olympics

    Nigeria’s D’Tigers crash out of Rio Olympics

    Nigeria’s D’Tigers on Monday crashed out of the ongoing Rio Olympics men basketball event, losing 69-86 to hosts Brazil.

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the team showed some signs of exploit in the early minutes of the game but succumbed and never regained its focus from the second quarter of the game.

    Alade Aminu, Ike Diogu, Uzoh Ben, Chamberlin Oguchi were all at their best as Nigeria dominated proceedings in the first quarter, having led 16-15.

    The tide turned around […]