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Ezine Kalu named #AfroBasketWomen MVP; joined by Evelyn Akhator in tournament’s best 5

After a consistent display and most importantly in the 60-55 win in the final against Senegal; D’Tigress Ezine Kalu was named the 2019 Afrobasket women MVP.

The Nigerian who averaged 13 PPG and 3.2APG at the tournament was named the best among the rest.

She followed in the steps of Evelyn Akhator who was named the best player of the tournament in the 2017 edition.

Both D’Tigress players made the list of the best five:

AfroBasketWomen 2019 All-Star 5:

🇲🇱 Touty Gandega
🇳🇬 Ezinne Kalu
🇳🇬 Evelyn Akhator
🇸🇳 Astou TraorĂ©
🇲🇿 Leia Dongue

Tope Adefala

Tope Adefala is an experienced sports writer, editor, and web designer. A former editor at Sportlineng.com. Talks sports with a great bias for Basketball, Tennis, Field Hockey and Football. Presently the media officer of Nigeria Hockey Federation. I have been in the business of Sports communication and marketing for more than 10 years. Not forgetting that I won West African University Games, Nigeria University Games gold medals. You can find me on Twitter @1topham.

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