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16 Teams Set For Mark D Ball Championship in Abuja

By Joel Ajayi  Ahead of the Mark D Ball Basketball Championship billed to commence on January 15, in Abuja, Organiser has announced 16  teams for the basketball tournament, an increment from the 12 teams announced during the unveiling.  Secretary of

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Mark ‘D’ Ball Basketball Tourney Organizer Names Media Directors

Joel Ajayi In furtherance for proper information management and dissemination, during the fourth coming Mark d ball Basketball tournament in the Federal Capital Territory by the organization. The Secretary-General of the Mark D Ball organization, Mr. Umar Abdulahir has been

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NBBF Elections: Basketball Players, Urge Kida To Step Down

.. Thumbs sport ministry for prompt intervention  Joel Ajayi  The Nigerian Basketball players on Tuesday asked Caretaker Chairman of Basketball Federation Engr Musa Kida who is contesting for the position of the president, to step down for the electoral committee to

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Endless Basketball Crisis: Players Stage Protest In Abuja

Ibrahim Lawal No fewer than 100 Nigeria basketball players gathered in Abuja on Thursday staging protest, with the theme:, “#KidaMustGo” over the former president describing Nigerians Basketball players  ‘thugs’ after the Players Representative election in Abuja. To this end, the

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Basketball Lovers Lambasts Out On Olumide Oyedeji Over Negative D’Tiger Comment

Joel Ajayi Basketball lovers, Friends of Nigeria Sports (FSN), group of sports enthusiasts, journalists and stakeholders has lambasted the former D’Tigers player Olumide Oyedeji for expressing negativity on the abilities of the D’Tigers in the ongoing Afrobasketball campaign in Kigali,

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Afrobasket 2021: Expect An Improved Team In Our Next Match -D’Tigers’ Coach

By Joel Ajayi  Head coach of Nigeria’s D’Tigers Mike Brown has promised that the Nigerian team will improve on their recent performance against Mali, saying that the failure of the NBA players to turn up for the championship, has given

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22 Teams Rumble, As 2021 Abuja City Basketball League Kicks Off

Joel Ajayi No fewer than 16 male and six female basketball teams will participate in this year’s edition of Abuja City Basketball League ACBL tournament.  Eight editions of (ACBL) season kicks off at weekend after the official unveiling of the

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Ejike Ugboaja Foundation Organizes Basketball Reunion In Houston

Joel Ajayi As part of continuous efforts to promote Basketball amongst the Nigerian community resident in the United States of America and beyond, the Ejike Ugboaja Foundation is organizing a reunion at Houston, Texas on Friday. The annual event which

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Federer Declares Retirement, To Buy Basketball Team With Jordan

The Swiss said he will retire from the court game Tennis and could buy a basketball team with Micheal Jordan even, if it is not yet known which one, rumors speak of.  Federer and Jordan are arguably the two biggest

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FIBA Unveils Logo For 2023 World Cup, Promises Superlative Events

The official logo of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 has been unveiled by the World Basketball body. The concept for the newly unveiled logo for the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 stems from three key elements: a heart, the

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