By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
The sports loving city of Kaduna is agog for the 2020 President Beach Volleyball Senior Male/Female and U-19 Girls Cup which served off at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium Kaduna on Thursday February 20, 2020.
A total of 22 teams from across the country will be competing for honours in the event billed to end on February 23.
According to the Chairman Nigeria Volleyball Referees Association, Timothy Samuel, no fewer than 12 matches are billed for play on day one.
“Today, no fewer than 12 matches to be played. They will all be in the
“Senior category matches will begin on Friday,” he disclosed.
The teams that had registered as at the time of filing this report are 16 male and 6 female teams in the U-19 category and 15 male, seven female teams in the senior category.
The teams are; Msazam Club,Nike University, Zenith Spikers, Gallant Spikers, Plateau Rock’s and Offa Spikers.
Others are Team FCT, Borno Elkanemi Spikers, Team Borno, Team Adamawa, Team Katsina and Samba Boys Sokoto.
Team Kogi, Swords of Benue, Benue Kings, Team Rivers, UAM and Kada are also featuring.
Top Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) board members were spotted at the opening ceremony.
They include; its President, Engineer Musa Nimrod and Technical Director, Martin’s Melandi.