Nigeria’s D’Tigers lose 71-80 against Italy in their third Group B game at the Tokyo Olympics men’s basketball event.
It was their third defeat, and they were relegated to the bottom of their group.
Tobiloba Amusan, meanwhile, advanced to the semi-finals of the women’s 100-meter hurdles event at the 2020 Olympic Games after winning heat 3.
Amusan, who started from lane 4 in the first round, finished in 12.72 seconds, ahead of Jamaican Yanique Thompson, who finished in 12.74 seconds.
Pia Skrzyszowska of Poland finished third and qualified for the semi-finals on Sunday with a personal best time of 12.75.
Amusan will also compete in the women’s 4x100m relay for Nigeria.
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