NBBF can’t be complacent despite impressive year ending FIBA ranking – Ogunade

Vice President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation Babatunde Ogunade has stated that the NBBF cannot be complacent despite ending the year 2020 number one in Africa for both men and women basketball stressing that the rankings are only good for bragging rights alone.

Following the ranking which saw Nigeria’s D’Tigers move one spot from 23rd to 22nd in the world and the women ranked 14 in the world, Ogunade speaking in a chat with brila.net said this is good for the morale of the teams and the players but that more work then needs to be done to ensure that Nigeria maintains her to ranking I’m Africa and continue to climb at the world stage.

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