Kada Kings from Kaduna state and Kwara United VC have emerged champions of the category of the National Volleyball Division One League.
The 2021 National Division 1 League played at the indoor of the package B of the Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja came to a thrilling conclusion with Kwara United ending the unbeaten run of Kada Kings.
A total of 10 teams are participating in the league, eight male teams and two female teams.
The men’s team include Kada Kings of Kaduna, Wikki Spikers of Bauchi, Kwara United, ABM of Kastina, Oluyole Spikers of Oyo, Spartans Spikers of Yola, Caliphate Spikers of Sokoto and Equity Spikers of Kebbi.
The Kaduna based team lost 2-3 (25-13, 26-24, 21-25, 21-25, 13-15).
Head Coach of Kada Kings, David Jonathan said his players got distracted after winning the two first sets.
“Kudos to Kwara United the really fought well to win the game, this is the only one match we lost in the league with that we are still the winner,” he said.
“My boys did well in all their matches, now we need to start preparing for the premier league immediately.”
Meanwhile, the coach of Kwara United VC, Adewale Gbadamosi is proud with his team’s performance and relishing the victory