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February, 17 2022.

Nigeria’s female basketball team D’Tigress has been ranked among world top 10 teams. This was made known from FIBA's Power Rankings for women released yesterday.

This came following D'Tigress' outstanding performance at the FIBA Women’s World Cup Qualifying tournament in Belgrade.

The FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022 Power Rankings are put together by panel, led by FIBA’s Women’s Basketball specialist Paul Nilsen, has also revealed the lineup for the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022.

This is the second volume, after the first volume of the Power Rankings drawn up before the recent World Cup Qualifying Tournaments, plus subsequent results, performances and significant absences from rosters, with United States taking the lead.

With their performance in Belgrade, D’Tigress is rated 15th, having defeated fifthly ranked France, in the FIBA World Ranking

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