Nigeria’s D’Tigers will begin their medal quest at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games when they take on Australia at the Saitama Super Arena on Sunday morning, reports Completesports.com.
The Preliminary Round Group 3 encounter will kick-off at 9.20 am Nigeria time.
Australia beat D’Tigers 108-69 in a pre-Olympic exhibition game on July 14 in Las Vegas, United States of America.
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D’Tigers will be boosted by their wins against world number one USA and Argentina in pre-Olympic exhibition games.
Head coach of the side Mike Brown will look up to the likes of Josh Okogie , Jahlil Okafor and Jordan Nworah to help his side claim a famous win against the Boomers.
Nigeria will also face Italy and Germany in the group.Copyright © 2021 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.