Nigeria men’s basketball team, D’Tigers, will seek to avenge their 2013 AfroBasket ouster when they face Senegal in one of the semi-finals of the ongoing 2015 AfroBasket Championship in Rades, Tunisia.
Senegal eliminated Nigeria at the quarterfinal stage in Ivory Coast two years ago, leaving Nigeria to finish seventh in the tournament. D’Tigers have yet to win the AfroBasket in their history.
This year’s tournament, however, has more at stake as the winners will automatically qualify for the Rio 2016 Olympics. Read more