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In-form Adorable Angels have continued their fine run at the Handball Premier League taking place at the indoor sports hall of the MKO Abiola Stadium in Abuja.
The Ilorin team now tops the league table for the women after a well-deserved 29-27 win over Imo Grasshoppers.
Adorable Angels’ victory in match day 10 makes it four wins in four matches at the league.
The Abuja derby between FRSC team, Safety Babes and Defender Babes was another juicy encounter in the women’s fixture where the former got maximum points with a 35-31 victory.
Former champions, Plateau Peacocks got the win they needed to stay relevant by beating Seasiders Babes 31-35
In the men’s game, Niger United recorded their first win of the campaign with a 35-25 win over Plateau Vipers.
The former league champions had lost seven of their matches consecutively and hoped to win their remaining games at the league to protect their prestige.
On the other hand, defending champions Kano Pillars had a comfortable 30-15 win over Delta Force while Safety Shooters beat struggling Borno Spiders 22-17.
In other results, Rima Strikers defeated Kada Stars 38-24 and COAS Shooters edged Confluence Stars 27-26.
See Match Day 10 Results below:
Adorable Angels 29 Imo Grasshoppers 27
Plateau Peacocks 22 Seasider Babes 17
Defender Babes 31 Safety Babes 35
Niger United 35 Plateau Vipers 25
Delta Force 15 Kano Pillars 30
Kada Stars 24 Rima Strikers 38
Confluence Stars 26 COAS Shooters 27
Borno Spiders 19 Safety Shooters 28