Basketball is known as limited-Combat sport which played on a rectangular court. It is a team sport which played between two in which 5 players per side. It played through a Basketball which objective is to hit a ball through a hoop 18 inches (46 cm) in diameter and 10 feet (3.048 m) high that is mounted to a backboard at each end of the court. The game was originated by Dr. James Naismith and first time played on December 21, 1891 in United State. It also a part of Olympic even Paralympic.
Here we are going to create a list about List of Female Basketball Players from Nigeria. In the further article you can check a few names whose are known as best Female Basketball Players from Nigeria.
Female Basketball Players from Nigeria List
1. Mfon Udoka
Mfon Sunday Udoka is former Nigerian American former professional basketball player and currently playing an Assistant Coach role for the Nigeria women’s national basketball team the Lady Tigers. She was born on 16 June 1976 at Portland, Oregon, United States. She playing as Basketball positions to represent her Nation. She complete his education from Benson Polytechnic High School, DePaul University. More details you ca check through click at view more button.
Mfon Udoka: American-Nigerian Basketball Player
2. Olayinka Sanni
Olayinka Sanni is an American-Nigerian professional female basketball player who was born on 21 August 1986 at Chicago Heights, Illinois, United States. She playing as Center position in 91 Kg weight category. She completed her education from West Virginia University and start her carrier from 2008 and earn many records in her carrier as you can see through click at view more button.
Olayinka Sanni: American-Nigerian Basketball Player
3. Temi Fagbenle
Temi Fagbenle is known as a professional British-Nigerian-American female basketball player who plays for the Minnesota Lynx of the Women’s National Basketball Association. She was called up by Great Britain team at the 2012 Summer Olympic. She was born on 8 September 1992 at Baltimore, Maryland, United States and playing in 79 Kg Weight Category. See more details about Temi Fagbenle through click at view more button.
Temi Fagbenle: Nigerian-British Basketball Player
4. Evelyn Akhator
Evelyn Akhator is a Nigerian professional women’s basketball player who playing as forward/center from Dallas Wings of the Women’s National Basketball Association. She was born on 3 February 1995 at Lagos, Nigeria. She Completed his education from Chipola Collage and Join Dallas Wings club in 2017. She also won a Gold Medal in 2017 Mali. More details you can collect through click at view more button.
Evelyn Akhator: Nigerian Basketball Player
5. Aisha Mohammed
Aisha Mohammed is known as professional Nigerian female basketball player who was played in 2004 Summer Olympics. She was born on 21 October 1985 in Lagos, Nigeria in a Mohammedan family. She won Gold Medal in 2017 Afrobasket Game. More details you can check through click at view more button.
Aisha Mohammed: Nigerian Basketball Player