The Prudent Energy Handball Premier League, phase one holding at the Velodrome of the National Stadium in Abuja moved into day four with Desert Queens claiming yet another victory, this time over Abia Variants who they dispatched 42-26.
In other Matchday Four contests in the women category, Imo Grasshoppers had to dig deep for a slim 31-30 win over Defender Babes while Edo Dynamos got their second draw of the tournament as they played to an interesting 20-20 scoreline against Seasiders Babes. Defending champions Plateau Peacock comfortably saw off Owena Queens 34-16 in the last match played in the women’s category on Friday.
In the men category, COAS Shooters were held to a 29-29 draw by Plateau Vipers while Kada Stars defeated Prison Key Boys 33-23.
Safety Shooters scored an emphatic 33-20 shoot down of Sokoto Rima while an impressive Kano Pillars saw off Owena Kings 39-27.DAY 4 RESULTS
DESERT QUEENS 42 – 26 ABIA VALLIANTS
COAS SHOOTERS 29 – 29 PLATEAU VIPERS
DEFENDERS BABES 30 – 31 IMO GRASSHOPPERS
KADA STARS 33 – 23 PRISON KEY BOYS
EDO DYNAMOS 20 – 20 SEASIDERS BABES
KANO PILLARS 39 – 27 OWENA KINGS
SAFETY SHOOTERS 32 – 20 SOKOTO RIMA
PLATEAU PEACOCKS 34 -16 OWENA QUEENS
DAY 5 FIXTURES
PRISON KEY BOYS vs KANO PILLARS
DEFENDERS BABES vs EDO DYNAMOS
SEASIDER BABES vs PLATEAU PEACOCKS
OWENA QUEENS vs SAFETY PEACOCKS
DE DEFENDERS vs SOKOTO RIMA
OWENA KINGS vs NIGER UNITED
DESERT QUEENS vs IMO GRASSHOPPERS
KADA QUEENS vs ABIA VALIANTS
COAS SHOOTERS vs KADA STARS
LAGOS SEASIDERS vs PLATEAU VIPERS
BORNO SPIDERS- SAFETY SHOOTERS