By Johnny Edward:
Fans of Nigeria's women Basketball team D'Tigress will pay €13 (about N2,840) to €34(about N7,425) to watch them play at the 2016 FIBA Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament (WOQT) which will take place at La Trocadiere stadium in Nantes, France from 13-19 June, Completesportsnigeria.com can report.
The WOQT opening fixtures will see four games played a day during the group phase, from the 13th to the 15th of June and on the first day of the final phase two days later.
These fixtures will be divided into two sessions of two games each – one afternoon session and one evening session.
D'Tigress drawn in Group C along with Belarus and Korea will face either side in the opening round and if they finish in the top two, the Scott Nnaji's side will then take on one of the top two sides that comes out of Group D that includes Spain, Venezuela and China.
The top five sides in the 12-team event will qualify for the Women's Basketball event of 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
If the D’Tigress qualify, it will be their first-ever Olympic appearance.