Nigeria’s women’s basketball team have beaten Greece 57-56 at the world cup finals to make it through to the last eight.

It was a tense final quarter as Nigeria started the period 11 points ahead, but Greece fought back to take the lead with just moments to go.

But Nigeria won the tie in the last seconds.

The team now go on to play USA in the quarter finals – the first time an African team has got that far at the basketball world cup