Niger United finally won their first match of the Prudent Energy Handball Premier League 2020 holding at the Indoor Sports Hall (Package B) of the Moshood Abiola National Stadium on Monday.
The former Africa Champion, who have lost all their seven matches played so far, eventually defeated Plateau Vipers 35-25 to the relieve of the players.
In other men category results Rima Strikers defeated Kada Stars 38-24 while COAS Shooters got a slim win over Confluence Stars 27-26.
Kano Pillars comfortably saw the threat of Delta Force with a 30-15 victory while Safety Shooters defeated Bormo Spiders 22-17
In the women’s category, Adorable Angel is now leading the league standing as they defeated experienced Imo Grasshoppers 29-27 while Plateau Peacocks defeated Seasiders Babes 31-35.
Meanwhile, Safety Babes won the Abuja Derby as they defeated Defender Babes 35-31.
Matchday 10 Results
Adorable Angels — Imo Grasshoppers 29–27.
Plateau Peacocks — Seasider Babes 22–17.
Defender Babes — Safety Babes 31–35.
Kada Stars — Rima Strikers 24–38.
Confluence Stars — COAS Shooters 26–27
Delta Force — Kano Pillars 15–30.
Borno Spiders — Safety Shooters 19–28.
Plateau Vipers — Niger United 25–35.