Defending African Champions, D’Tigress have qualified for the semi-final round of the ongoing Women’s Afrobasket tournament in Dakar, Senegal.
The Nigerian ladies defeated Democratic Republic of Congo 78-46 on Thursday during the quarter-finals match.
The team’s superlative performance and consistency of play ensured the ladies completely overwhelmed their opponents.
Ezinne Kalu, scored 17 points with 5 steals, while Victoria Macaulay and Adaora Elonu had 14 and 11 points respectively.
The team had overpowered their Cameroonian counterparts to book quarter-finals place in the tournament.
D’Tigress had earlier crushed Cameroon 106-39 on August 14, to advance to the quarter-finals, which saw them go head to head with DRC.