Nigeria’s D’Tigers lost to Côte d’Ivoire in the 2022 FIBA World Cup African Qualifiers on Friday night at the Palais des Sports Treichville by 3,500 in Abidjan, putting their qualification hopes for next year’s FIBA Basketball World Cup in doubt.
Friday’s clash was the third in recent times between the two teams.
D’Tigres lost 66-78 to Ivory Cost after an impressive performance by Vefessa Fofana, who led the game by 25 points, while D’Tigres’ Josh Okogie scored 23 points.
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