Nolhivaram defeated Nolhivaranfaru in the Group 2 match of HDh. Atoll round in the Minivan Championship on Thursday.
Nolhivaram won by a score of 1-0, in the match played at Kulhudhuffushi. The only goal of the match was scored in the 39th minute by Guraish Abdul Razzaaq.
Kulhudhuffushi is currently at the number one position in group 1, with Kurinbi in second place with three points. Kumundhoo lost both matches, receiving no points and is out of the tournament.
A spot in the semi-finals for Kurinbi will be secured only after the Group 3 match on Friday. The champion teams from all three groups in the HDh. Atoll category will qualify for the semi-finals of the round. The team with the most points from the runner-ups will also qualify for the semi.
The HDh. Atoll round comprises of three groups. Group 1 consists of Kulhuduffushi, Kurinbi and Kumundhoo. Group 2 comprises of Nolhivaram, Finey and Nolhivaranfaru, while Hanimaadhoo, Neykurendhoo and Hirimaradhoo is in Group 3.