Delta have won gold in the Female Handball event at the National Sports Festival after defeating host Edo 31-30 in a tension soaked match inside the University of Benin Sports Complex on Sunday.
In the losers final match, Kaduna defeated Plateau 24-17 while Edo had to dig deep as they defeated Borno 34-32 in the male third place match.
However, the Male final between Lagos and Kano wasn’t concluded because of heavy downpour and it would continue on Monday morning.
The Honourable Minister of Youth Development And Sports Sunday Dare is expected to watch the match.
Third Place Female Result:
KADUNA 24 – 17 PLATEAU
Female Final Result:
DELTA 31 – 30 EDO