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Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by naptu2: 5:38pm On Aug 25, 2017
Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals

Nigeria’s senior national women’s basketball team, D` Tigress have booked their seminal ticket in the ongoing Afrobasket basketball championships in Bamako, Mali crushing Cote d’Ivoire, 98-43.

D’Tigress have won all six games played so far since the tournament dunked off on Aug. 18.

Nigeria proved too hot for the Ivoirians’ and took the first and second quarters, 23-13, 23-2, and continued with a business approach overpowering their opponent with 25-17 when they tried to fight back.

The final quarter was obvious a giveaway for the D’Tigress who are looking good for the championship trophy come Aug. 27.

Evelyn Akhato, U.S based Dallas Wings sensational player, continued to shine in the competition contributing 21 points, 11 rebounds and two assists to lead the scoring chart.

First Bank of Lagos star player, Nkeshi Akashili, provided the support needed also with an impressive 13 points and four rebounds while Ezinne Kalu had 17 points and three rebounds.

In the previous matches, Nigeria dealt a blow to the defending champion, Senegal with a 58-54 well fought victory in the group stage of the competition.

They also recorded the highest points set in the competition with a 106-33 pummelling of Guinea while Egypt fell 106-72 to their supremacy.

Mozambique also fell 69-80 to their superiority, meanwhile.

D’Tigress will play the winner of the match between host country, Mali, and Egypt for the semi final.

The semi final match is scheduled for Saturday.

http://albarka.ng/afrobasket-2017-dtigress-cruise-semifinals/

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by bjt(m): 5:52pm On Aug 25, 2017
Good. All the way to the final and win the tournament

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by naptu2: 6:17pm On Aug 25, 2017

Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by PDPGuy: 6:22pm On Aug 25, 2017
So far, they've outscored their opponents in 22 out of 24 quarters played!! shocked
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by ChangetheChange: 6:31pm On Aug 25, 2017
grin

Congratzzz girls

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by RIPEnglish: 6:31pm On Aug 25, 2017
Now that they has entry to semifinals, I hoped they won and got to carried the cup in the final

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by MurderEnglish(m): 6:32pm On Aug 25, 2017
♪♪ it's the power of Naija
Working together
Victory is sure
We are champions!!♪♪


I am hold my personal talk till them uplift the cup

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by Flashh: 6:32pm On Aug 25, 2017
Kudos to those girls. This gap is massive.

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by ritababe(f): 6:33pm On Aug 25, 2017
interesting, our ladies don't fvckup like our guys
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by Pavore9: 6:33pm On Aug 25, 2017
Nice one.
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by IDEKEALUMONA(m): 6:35pm On Aug 25, 2017
Beautiful women making us proud.

We have cheap plots of land with valid documents in New Heaven Enugu for sale.
Call: 0-8-1-0-58-66-47-3:
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by NabeelAbu: 6:35pm On Aug 25, 2017
keep it flying girls, proud of you
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by jbkomo(m): 6:35pm On Aug 25, 2017
Well done
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by KingOfThePay(m): 6:37pm On Aug 25, 2017
Indeed, the real ballers.. Basketball, dope sport!

Btw Some ladies be saying nice one and looking the way those girls be making B's so easily.. . And may be thinking/asking whats even difficult in this game sef-!

Dont worry, just stroll to the nearest functioning basketball court in your area to play. You will know whats up..

Sha budget N20 to buy rubb for later use if eventually its your first time

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by Nobody: 6:37pm On Aug 25, 2017
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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by Goodluckxz: 6:37pm On Aug 25, 2017
Cool one
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by dushman04: 6:37pm On Aug 25, 2017
I hope they get the recognition they deserve, because we're only focused on soccer achievements in this country, and even in that aspect,the ladies are are making us proud.

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by timilehin007(m): 6:39pm On Aug 25, 2017
am not surprised...after all we are the ant giant of Africa.

nobody should insult me oo am not feeling fine pls. I have headache on my penis
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by Danieldanish: 6:39pm On Aug 25, 2017
Flashh:
Kudos to those girls. This gap is massive.

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by walemoney007(m): 6:40pm On Aug 25, 2017
This girls dey vex

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by derealj(m): 6:41pm On Aug 25, 2017
ritababe:
interesting, our ladies don't fvckup like our guys

It's like you don't know d current FIBA Afrobasket Champions undecided undecided

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by ChangetheChange: 6:42pm On Aug 25, 2017
grin

Congratzzzz

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by proeast(m): 6:44pm On Aug 25, 2017
Wow, this is serious!
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by jidxin(m): 6:44pm On Aug 25, 2017
cool
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by DonMekino(m): 6:45pm On Aug 25, 2017
Over to you name checkers and ethnic bigots... Don't quote me because am having headache joor
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by timilehin007(m): 6:46pm On Aug 25, 2017
RIPEnglish:
Now that they has entry to semifinals, I hoped they won and got to carried the cup in the final
please where is that guy selling cheap plot of land at golden heaven...I need small portion to bury my friend who was murdered gruesomely by this bloke...
RIP ENGLISH angry

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by Giddygrade(m): 6:48pm On Aug 25, 2017
ritababe:
interesting, our ladies don't fvckup like our guys
So ourguys did fvckup?? grin
ritababe:
interesting, our ladies don't fvckup like our guys
So ourguys did fvckup??
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by ChangetheChange: 6:50pm On Aug 25, 2017
Giddygrade:
So ourguys did fvckup?? grin So ourguys did fvckup??


Nah

Our guys are the current African Champions

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by Bibidear(f): 6:50pm On Aug 25, 2017
God bless them and they are extremely beautiful

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by NAPC1(m): 6:53pm On Aug 25, 2017
Interesting.... Nice one undecided
Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by itsRhamzy: 6:54pm On Aug 25, 2017
Mehn check out that chick with muscles . huge turn off

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Re: Afrobasket 2017: D’Tigress cruise to Semifinals. Beat Ivory Coast 98 - 43 by HMZi: 6:56pm On Aug 25, 2017
USEFUL SLAY QUEENS,YOUR COUNTRY THANKS YOU....

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