HANDBALL IN NIGERIA

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Handball is a game played by seven players in each team on the court of play at a time.

It is a game played by different age grades, ranging from…
U5 to the senior categories.

Handball is played all over the world.
Nigeria handball is fast growing with the current president of the Federation of handball Nigeria in person of Mr Sam Ocheho, with his emergence as the president of handball in Nigeria, the game is gradually climbing to the top.

Presently handball has won so many trophies for the nation(Nigeria) both from the male and female teams

In Nigeria the cadet teams starts from u12, u15, u17, u18 and u21 championship, while the senior teams play the
Open championships,
National festivals
Divisions and
Premier league which is presently proudly sponsored by prudent energy,

The teams participating in the league include….

MALE…
Kano pyramid
Niger united
Owena kings
Coas shooters
Kada kings
Borno spiders
Seasiders of Lagos
Safety shooters
Defenders of Civil defense
Prison key boys
Sokoto rima
Plateau rocks

FEMALE…
Edo dynamous
Kada queens
Desert queens
Safety babes
Defenders babes
Seasiders babes
Imo grasshoppers
Abia vallients
Owena queens
Plateau peacocks

By the conclusion of the second phase of the league season in November 2019, some teams relegated and will be brought down to the division, teams that relegated includes… Owena kings and prison key boys in the male while owena queens and abia vallients relegated in the female category

Recently there was a division 1 championship held in kaduna state which saw Benue queens and Kwara queens qualifying to join the female league team

The new year is here and the season will kick start soon with the first phase of the prudent energy handball Nigeria league expected to start by April.
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More updates coming soon on players transfer etc.

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