By Johnny Edward:
D’Tigress forward Evelyn Akhator is delighted at Nigeria’s big win against Turkey on Sunday at the FIBA Women’s World Cup in Spain, and she hopes the triumph can inspire the team to more wins, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
D’Tigress lost their first Group B game 86-68 to Australia last Saturday. The Otis Hughley’s girls rallied back to win their second group game 74-68 with Akhator bagging 13 points and 10 rebounds in the game.
It was Nigeria’s first win in the group stages at the FIBA Women’s World Cup, and a Happy calls for more support ahead of their next game against Argentina.
“We made history by winning our first ever fibawc match. This has given us the belief that we can keep winning.Thank you for all your support and keep supporting us.
“This has given us the belief that we can keep winning. Thank you for all your support and keep supporting us.”
D’Tigress will face Argentina in their final Group B game on Tuesday.