Nigeria to take on Senagal in Afrobasket Final

By Owolabi Abiola/First Zeal Media

Defending champions Nigeria will take on Senegal in the final of the 2019 Women Afrobasket holding in Dakar, Senegal.

D’Tigeress as the Nigerian ladies are affectionately called were the first to stamp their passport into the final at the expense of Mali by 79 – 58 points without dropping a quarter.
Nigeria 79 –58 Mali
Scoring by quarter:
1st 25 –12
2nd 17 –16
3rd 17 –12
4th 20 –18

Host Senegal narrowly snicked in to the final with a60 – 57 points win over Mozambique in the second semi final on Friday to set up another all West African nations final just as it happened two years ago in Bamako, Mali.
Senegal 60 – 57 Mozambique
Scoring by quarter:
1st 8– 18
2nd 11– 17
3rd. 22 –9
4th 19 –13

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