Former African champion, D’Tigers of Nigeria moved ten spots up in the latest FIBA rankings.
The Alex Nwora side after a scintillating performance at the 2019 FIBA World Cup on China, they remain number one in Africa in the ranking released on Thursday.
D’Tigers- the Africa sport team to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics are followed by Angola.
Tunisia, Senegal and Egypt are 3rd, 4th and 5th respectively on the FIBA rankings.
Inspire of not retaining their title at the just concluded World Cup in China, USA retained its first position in the world.
They are closely followed by Spain, while Australia, Argentina, France and Serbia are 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th respectively.
The 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th position are occupied by Greece, Lithuania, Russia and Czech Republic.