Safety Babes and Plateau Peacocks gave an intense and interesting finale to the MatchDay 3 of the Prudent Energy Handball Premier League 2021 in Abuja.
In a battle of the former champions of the league, Safety Babes had to switch formation twice to defeat a determined Plateau Peacocks 22-21 in what turned out to be an intriguing match which gave a befitting end to the day’s activities in the Women Category.
Earlier on, table toppers, Imo Grasshoppers defeated Defender Babes 24-19 while Bayelsa Queens got their first win of the league after they defeated Confluence Queens 26-14.
In the Men Category, former champion Kano Pillars comfortably defeated Kada Stars 26-15 while Confluence Stars defeated former champion Niger United 28-25.
Defending Champion Safety Shooters continued their winning streak as they defeated Police Machine 31-18 and they lead the Men Category log.
Day 3 Results
Imo Grasshoppers — Defender Babes 24–19.
Bayelsa Queens — Confluence Queens 26–14.
Safety Babes – Plateau Peacocks 22-21
Kada Stars — Kano Pillars 15–26.
Confluence Stars — Niger United 28–25.
COAS Shooters — Tojemarine Academy 00–10 (W/O).
Safety Shooters – Police Machine 31-18