The Prudent Energy Handball League: Adorable Angels Stop Safety Babes, Niger United Continue Winless Streak
Adorable Angels produced an entertaining display of handball as they put a stop to the progression of defending champion Safety Shooters at the Prudent Energy Handball Premier League 2020.
In a dramatic match decided at outdoor handball court at the MKO Abiola National Stadium, Abuja (Package B), Adorable Angels played out a 31 -31 draw with Safety Shooters.
In other matches of the women category, Defender Babes comfortably defeated Desert Queens 32-19 while Kada Queens were efficient as they recorded a shocking 27-18 victory over former Champion Plateau Peacocks.
Edo Dynamos who are jointly topping the league standings with Safety Babes, had to dig deep to defeat Benue Queens 30-27.
Seasiders Babes who were topping the league standing as recent as match day 5, are now 6th on the log after they were soundly defeated by Imo Grasshoppers 31-21.
In the men category, Lagos Seasiders defeated 30-25 while second place Safety Shooters outshoot COAS Shooters with a 34-22 victory.
Defending Champion Kano Pillars ruthlessly annihilated Kada Stars 36-22 while Borno Spiders slimly defeated Plateau Vipers 23-22.
Rima Strikers, inspired by the presence of the Sokoto State Commissioner of Sports, Comrade Bashiru Usman Gorau, ensured the continued winless streak of Niger United with a 24-21 victory while an enterprising Confluence Stars defeated De Defenders 21-18
Match Day 7 Results
Desert Queens — Defender Babes 19–32.
Plateau Peacocks — Kada Queens 18–27.
Benue Queens — Edo Dynamos 27–30.
Seasider Babes — Imo Grasshoppers 21–31.
Safety Babes — Adorable Angels 31–31.
Lagos Seasiders — Delta Force 30–25.
Safety Shooters — COAS Shooters 34–22.
Kano Pillars — Kada Stars 36–22.
Plateau Vipers — Borno Spiders 22–23.
Rima Strikers — Niger United 24–21.
Confluence Stars — D:Defenders 21–18.