Molele Madrid FC and Molele Madrid Sisters used home ground advantage to win the K1.7 million (about $5 666) Dr Allan James Chiyembekeza Thyolo South West Constituency football and netball trophies, respectively.
In football, Molele came from behind to force a 2-2 draw with Nandolo FC and went on to win 5-3 on penalties. Man of the match Felix Amon gave Nandolo an early 2-0 lead with two individual solo efforts in the first-half. Molele hit back through Jones Kacheka and Peter Kaleso.
Molele received K100 000 and a floating trophy whereas Nandolo got K75 000. Madrid Sisters beat Chinzama Queens 9-5. The winners received K75 000 and a trophy whereas Chinzama got K50 000. Losing quarter-finalists in football got K7 000 while those in netball got K5 000
Chiyembekeza said he was impressed with the competition as it was professionally run.
â€œWe will make it an annual event and the next competition will start before end of the year,â€ said Chiyembekeza.