The second phase of the Prudent Energy Handbal League commences, Wednesday 26th of September 2018 through to October 7th and it promises to be lit as top handball clubs in Nigeria make their way to Lagos for hostilities at the Lagos State Sports Commission, Rowe Park Sports Center in Yaba.
The first phase of the league which concluded at the National Stadium in Abuja saw Niger United on top of the log in the men category with 19 points after playing 11 games, winning 9, drawing 1 and losing 1 respectively.
Following closely is Kada Stars who played same number of games with the league leaders, in second place with 18 points, winning 8 games, drawing two and losing 1 while Safety Shooters slightly follows in third position with 17 points winning 8 games, drawing 1 and losing 2.
In all twelve teams will compete for honours in round robin basis in the men league category in the second phase of the Prudent Energy League.
Unlike the men who play 11 games in all, the women clubs played a total of 9 games against each other and Safety Babes are the leader of the log in phase one of the league with 16 points, winning 8 and just losing one.
Seasider Babes and Imo Grasshoppers are second an third respectively with same 14 points, winning same number of games, 7 and losing same 2 games each.
Seasiders Babes, however, have scored more goals than Imo Grasshoppers.
It promises to be an interesting affair in the women league as the best of basketball as organized by the Handball Federation of Nigeria will certainly be a joy to fans of the game.
Aside, juicy cash prices, the men and women champions will represent the country in continental competition next year.