D’Tigress eliminated from Rio Olympic Qualifier

Muhammad Tahir Hassan

Nigeria’s female national Basketball team D’Tigress have been eliminated from the 2016 Rio Olympic qualifiers after South Korea defeated Belarus 66-65 in France.

With the result of the game, both South Korea and Belarus make it to the next stage of the tournament as they continue to play for a slot at the 2016 Rio Olympics Basketball event.

Nigeria yesterday defeated South Korea 70 – 69 but with the result today, Nigeria is heading home while the Asians and Europeans advance to the next stage of the competition.