The Men and Women’s nationwide basketball groups have arrived in Lomé, Togo on Thursday for the 2018 FIBA 3×3 Africa Cup reviews Completesportsnigeria.com.
The 2018 FIBA 3×3 Africa Cup pointers off from November nine to the 11th.
The males’s team made up of 4 players captained via Azouma Dike (Kano Pillars), Abdul Yahaya (Kano Pillars), Lucky Subel (Kano Pillars) and Godwin David (Kano Pillars) in step with a media observation from the Nigerian Basketball Federation.
Recall Yahaya completed 3rd within the scoring chat for Nigeria who gained gold final year. The D’Tigers 3×3 team shall be having a look to shield their identify which they gained in 2017.
FIBA World Cup debutant and 2018 Zenith Bank Basketball Women’s League Most Valuable Player, best the checklist of girls indexed for the contest.
Other players indexed via the team trainer, Acha Chris are Grace Okonkwo, Ijeh Fumnaya Linda.
The girls who lost out narrowly to Mali in 2017 final will hope to head a step additional and win the identify.
Twelve groups including Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Côte d’Ivoire, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Togo, and Uganda shall be competing for medals on the 2018 FIBA 3×3 Africa Cup.
This festival, the 2018 FIBA 3×3 Africa Cup, can also be a possibility for groups to collect issues that can ultimately help with qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics the place 3×Three basketball will make a ancient debut look.