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D’Tigress beat France 67-65

FT: Nigeria 🇳🇬 67-65 🇫🇷 France 🏀

D’Tigress stage a massive 20pts comeback to beat the World number 5 and the second best team in Europe.

It is safe to that Africa’s Queens 🇳🇬 have a foot in Australia 🇦🇺.


Having lost their first game 90-76 to China and finding themselves at the bottom of the qualifying group, they took the game to the French side winning the last three quarters 16-10, 21-14 and 19-13, after losing the first quarter 11-28.

Victoria Macaulay led the fightback with 19 points, four rebounds, four assists, five steals, and two blocks.

She sealed the victory with a three point-play with 59 seconds left on the clock.

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