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2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup: D’Tigress Defeat Argentina 75-70



Nigeria’s female basketball team at the 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup became the first African team to Win 2 games at a Single FIBA Basketball World Cup



The game started at a slow tempo but picked up as at the end of the first two quarters D’Tigress took a slender 32-29 point lead into the halftime break.

The first quarter ended 19-13 in favour of D’Tigress, but the South America side fought their way back to take the second quarter 16-13

The third quarter was tied at 19-19 as D’Tigress maintained their three point lead of 51-48 going into the fourth quarter.

The fourth quarter saw D’Tigress struggle but eventually came out victorious

Despite two wins Nigeria would have to play a playoff game to advance to the next round.

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